Mt. Pleasant receives ‘distinguished’ title

December 8, 2015 MOUNT PLEASANT —The Arkansas Department of Education has named Mount Pleasant Elementary a National Title I Distinguished School, based on exceptional student performance, Principal …

Firefighters to be honored

December 8, 2015 The Batesville City Council will meet at 5:30 tonight at city hall. Firefighters Randy Jones and Nicholas Ade will be presented Life-Saving Awards, and …

Remains found believed to be missing man

December 8, 2015 HOT SPRINGS (AP) — Garland County Sheriff Mike McCormick says skeletal remains found in a wooded area near Hot Springs are believed to be …

Airport commission to meet

December 8, 2015 The Batesville Airport Commission has scheduled its monthly meeting for noon Wednesday at U.S. Pizza in the back room, announced Darren Wilkes, airport manager.

News of Other Days

December 8, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 31, 1997.