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  • Escapees face new charges

    The two men who escaped from the Independence County jail Friday can now add felony escape to their records. Kevin Wade Ward, who is back in custody was officially charged with second-degree escape. Kalob James West faces the same charge when he is apprehended. Both …

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  • Ex-girlfriend jailed after truck reported stolen

    A Batesville woman said she could not believe her ex-boyfriend would report his vehicle stolen as she was being taken to jail. Independence County Sheriff’s Officer James Ebbert said he stopped the 2001 Chevrolet Silverado, which had been reported stolen in Jonesboro, when it turned …

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  • Church to honor MLK’s life, legacy

    The Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church of Batesville will honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin L. King Jr. with a celebration at 3 p.m. Sunday. The event is open to the public and will include performances by local and out-of-town choirs. This year’s …

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  • Alleged drunk driver found in parking lot to be incoherent

    When Independence County Sheriff’s Officer Franklin Edwards asked a Newport woman if she knew who the current president was, her first answer was “Carter,” and then she decided it was “Obama.” Edwards said when he was asked to assist with a call at Wild Cat …

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  • Areas lose power Tuesday

    Several towns lost power on Tuesday afternoon for several minutes and the cause is still unknown, according to Flave Carpenter, customer service manager for Entergy Arkansas Inc. Carpenter told the Guard that work was being performed on a substation outside of the Norfork Dam that …

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  • Officer grants wish, takes man to jail

    A man who said he started drinking because he was worried about some threats asked the officer to take him to jail, so he did. Independence County Sheriff’s Officer Shane Hightower said he spoke with 52-year-old Robert J. Smith after he was dispatched to 2350 …

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  • 1 suspect captured for burglary, other sought by Izard authorities

    MELBOURNE — An arrest has been made in the burglary of Miller’s Warehouse in Melbourne on the night of Dec. 21, Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence has announced. William Blake Ring, 22, of Cave City was arrested Sunday and charged with commercial burglary, a class …

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  • CC board OKs raise

    CAVE CITY — Substitute teachers are getting a raise. The Cave City School Board recently increased substitute teacher pay to $56.25 per day from $55 to comply with the new Arkansas minimum wage standard. The new rate began Jan. 1. Meanwhile, the board approved three …

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  • Civil War group to hear about Lincoln, faith

    The Batesville Civil War Round Table will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday at First Community Bank’s George Rider Room. The meeting is open to guests. For the program, the Rev. David and Jan Wesley will present a review of a book entitled “Lincoln’s Battle with …

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  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 28, 2003.

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  • Lawrence County symposium slated

    POWHATAN — The Northeast Arkansas Regional Archives and the Arkansas History Commission will host a symposium from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Jan. 15 at the courthouse and at the Male and Female Academy on the grounds of Powhatan Historic State Park in Powhatan. The …

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  • Retired teachers and school employees to meet

    MELBOURNE — The regular retired teachers and school employees meeting will be at noon Monday in the new student center on the Ozarka College campus in Melbourne. Alana Green from Green’s Tax Service will present the program. She will speak about issues that will help …

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