Churh to host steak supper

February 8, 2018 PLEASANT PLAINS — A Sweetheart Steak Supper fundraiser will be held from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Feb. 14 at Pleasant Plains First Assembly of …

Arkansas Hospice to host volunteer training

February 8, 2018 Arkansas Hospice, the state’s largest provider of hospice services, will host a volunteer training session in Batesville on Feb. 17 for anyone wishing to become …

Library to present program

February 8, 2018 The Independence County Library will present “Tracing Your Family through Freedmen’s Bureau,” a program by Tatyana Oyinloye, African-American history coordinator at Arkansas State Archives.

Ozarka student named pilot

February 8, 2018 MELBOURNE — Ozarka College has announced the recent graduation of  Tyler Groves of Brookland, who completed his first solo flight at the Melbourne …

Flu cases diagnosed over phone

February 8, 2018 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Some Arkansas doctors are treating patients with flu-like symptoms over the phone to reduce the risk of exposure to this …

News of Other Days

February 8, 2018 Editor’s note: News of Other Days is reprinted as is from the 1981 Guard. The newspaper cannot make present-day corrections to past news stories.   …