2 more die from flu in Arkansas

March 29, 2018 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Arkansas officials have reported two more flu-related deaths, bringing the state’s death toll from the current flu season to 205.

Out & About

March 29, 2018 Weekend events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, March 30 - Sunday, April 1, 2018.

Honor Roll – Melbourne High School

March 29, 2018 MELBOURNE — The following students at Melbourne High School were named to the honor roll for the third nine weeks of the 2017-18 school …

Honor Roll – Hillcrest High

March 29, 2018 STRAWBERRY — The following students at Hillcrest High School in Strawberry were named to the honor roll for the third nine weeks of the …

Trump calls Barr after debut of show

March 29, 2018 NEW YORK (AP) — President Donald Trump called Roseanne Barr after an estimated 18.4 million viewers tuned in for the reboot of “Roseanne.” …

News of Other Days

March 29, 2018 Editor’s note: News of Other Days is reprinted as is from the 1982 Guard. The newspaper cannot make present-day corrections to past news stories.   …

UACCB sets electrical code seminar

March 29, 2018 The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville will host an electrical coding seminar that will cover the most significant changes to the 2017 …

Essay contest slated

March 29, 2018 FAIRFIELD BAY — The Little Red River Audubon Society is holding its essay contest for scholarships to the Halberg Ecology Camp in June.