Conner Eldridge to speak

March 23, 2016 HIGHLAND — The Sharp County Democratic Central Committee will meet at 9 a.m. Saturday at the Artisan Restaurant in Highland. There will be …

Easter egg hunts planned

March 23, 2016 Concord CONCORD — A Concord community Easter egg hunt for children will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the community center, …

County offices to close

March 23, 2016 Independence and Sharp county offices will be closed Friday in observance of Good Friday, according to officials. The Independence County Library will be …

Lyon awards scholarships

March 23, 2016 Several area students have been awarded scholarships to attend Lyon College this fall, according to a news release. Alley Lewis of Batesville is …

Bass club sets fishing date

March 23, 2016 The Independence County Bass Club has set Saturday for its next tournament at Crown Lake Launching at Box Hound Marina. The event runs …

Airport commission to meet

March 23, 2016 SOUTHSIDE — The Batesville Airport Commission will have its regular monthly meeting at 5:30 p.m. Monday at the airport office, announced airport manager Darren …

News of Other Days

March 23, 2016 36 YEARS AGO General Tire and Rubber Co.’s new plant manager, Al Hofman, said Friday that a headline on a Guard story …