Canoeing workshop set

July 6, 2015 POCAHONTAS — A canoeing workshop will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. July 11 at Davidsonville Historic State Park in Pocahontas. Participants …

Newlyweds offered subscription

July 6, 2015 The Batesville Daily Guard is offering a month of free home delivery of the newspaper within our circulation area to newlyweds. To start …

Church breaks ground

July 2, 2015 What began as seven couples meeting in a living room 5 1/2 years ago has grown to be a congregation of 400 people …

Bear captured in Westside

July 2, 2015 A black bear cub who roamed into town Wednesday afternoon, after animal control officers say it was kicked out of the den by its …

High-speed chase ends in arrest

July 2, 2015 Felony fleeing and drug charges have been given to a man who was also wanted out of Cleburne County. Adam Brackett, 39, of …

Man swims river to evade police

July 2, 2015 A Batesville man who outran police and then swam the river to avoid being arrested is also listed as an absconder. Independence County …