Health unit opens donor milk bank

June 8, 2015 The Independence County Health Unit had a grand opening Wednesday to celebrate and promote Batesville’s new donor breast milk collection depot. Independence County …

4-H selling smoked ribs

June 8, 2015 Independence County 4-H is having a barbecue baby back rib fundraiser. The meat will be smoked by Hawgs BBQ. To order, call …

Common Core meeting nears

June 8, 2015 Arkansas’ Common Core education standards will be discussed when the Governor’s Council on Common Core Review visits Lyon College in Batesville from 5 to …

Councils to hear reports

June 8, 2015 Concord The Concord City Council will meet at 7 tonight in the community center to hear monthly reports and review current bills, …

Fulton EHC makes donation

June 8, 2015 SALEM — The Fulton County Extension Homemakers Council made a $300 donation to the Salem United Methodist Church Feed Our Children Backpack Program at …

Roselawn states rules for decorative items

June 8, 2015 Roselawn Memorial Gardens rules state that no adornment or decorative items, except those contained in permanent vases composed of metal or stone, will be …

News of Other Days

June 8, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 1, 2003.

Pratt receives funds

June 8, 2015 Paisley Pratt PLEASANT PLAINS — Paisley Pratt, a 2015 graduate of Midland High School, has been awarded a $650 scholarship …