Letters to Santa

December 24, 2015 Editor’s note: Second-graders in  Gwen Meeks’ class at Cave City Elementary tell Santa Claus what they want for Christmas this year.   Dear Santa: do …

Letters to Santa

December 24, 2015 Editor’s note: Students in Brooke Walling’s second-grade class at Cave City Elementary share why they think they will be on Santa Claus’ nice or naughty …

Weekend Events

December 24, 2015 Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, December 25 - Saturday, December 26, 2015.

News of Other Days

December 24, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 16, 1997.

Council: No permit, no horsing around

December 23, 2015 There was no horsing around when the Batesville City Council dealt with an “equine emergency” in a special-called meeting Tuesday morning. The council …

Mayor listed as suspect in theft, again

December 23, 2015 The Magness mayor is making headlines, again. Already under investigation by the Arkansas State Police for his alleged involvement regarding check discrepancies and …

Officer of year named

December 23, 2015 Gene O’Brien is Officer of the Year. The Independence County officer was recognized for his outstanding service last week along with Reserve Officer …