4 accept UACCB scholarships

June 23, 2015 Four area high school students have accepted scholarships to attend the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, according to a news release.

Ozarka releases honor rolls

June 23, 2015 MELBOURNE — Ozarka College recently announced that 84 students have been named to the president’s list and 69 students have been named to the …

News of Other Days

June 23, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 17, 2003.   108 YEARS AGO John P. Morrow has sold …

Radio club to meet

June 23, 2015 Batesville Area Radio Club will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Community Room at First Community Bank, located at the corner of St.

Creator of plastic flamingo dies at 79

June 23, 2015 BOSTON (AP) — The creator of the pink plastic lawn flamingo, the ultimate symbol of American lawn kitsch, has died. Donald Featherstone was 79.

Woman scratches man, runs

June 22, 2015 After allegedly scratching her husband’s face Thursday, a Batesville woman took off. On June 18 Cpl. Chris Toland of Independence County Sheriff’s Office …