News of Other Days

December 22, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 12, 1997.

Students receive surgical lesson

December 22, 2015 BENTONVILLE (AP) — More than 200 high school students gathered in the Arend Arts Center to watch a doctor perform surgery live on stage.

Warmed by Garrett’s memory

December 21, 2015 CHARLOTTE — For the 22 men at John 3:16 who will be getting a memory blanket, it’s more than just something to keep them …

Pedestrian busted for drugs

December 21, 2015 Walking in the middle of the street, telling cops he had been to one store while his shopping bags showed differently, made Batesville City …

Christmas Day dinner planned

December 21, 2015 CAVE CITY — The Bethany Project will hold a community Christmas lunch from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at the Cave City High …

County, city offices close for holidays

December 21, 2015 All Independence County offices will be closed Dec. 24, 25, 31 and Jan. 1 for the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. The closing will …

NADC offering winter home energy assistance

December 21, 2015 Northcentral Arkansas Development Council Inc. has contracted with the Division of County Operations for local administration of the 2015 Winter Home Energy Regular Assistance …

Mountain Meadows awarded

December 21, 2015 SOUTHSIDE — Mountain Meadows Health and Rehabilitation in Batesville was one of 14 organizations from throughout the state that was presented Arkansas Governor’s Quality …