Dec 28 2001 by admin
A woman who apparently overdosed on prescription medication was taken to White River Medical Center for treatment.
Dec 28 2001 by Chuck Ross
An attempted escape Thursday night from the White River Regional Juvenile Detention Facility resulted in minor injury to a detention officer and possible charges as an adult for the juvenile.
Dec 28 2001 by Sharon Knight
2001 was a year of retail expansion in Batesville.
Different accounts of a video in the investigation of Nimous Burrow’s escape from the Independence County Detention Facility has the Independence County Sheriff’s Office in disagreement.
Dec 28 2001 by Andrea Bruner
Each year, about 100 children and young adults join the Batesville School District’s Migrant Education, a program that assists children of migrant workers.
Dec 27 2001 by Chuck Ross
Kenneth Billingsley of 432 Bayou St. reported the aparent theft Wednesday of a family pet to Cpl. Cord Davidson of the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.
Now that Nimous Burrow is back in custody, an internal investigation is under way to determine the events leading to his escape.
Dec 27 2001 by admin
Dec 27 2001 by Larry Stroud
The Batesville Daily Guard formally objected Wednesday to an apparent violation of the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act by the Sharp County Quorum Court Budget Committee, which met Dec.
Dec 27 2001 by Andrea Bruner
The state – like the rest of the nation – braced for possible bioterrorism threats following the Sept. 11 attacks, but Independence County had several bright spots in the health industry in 2001.
Money – or the lack of it – was the focus of much of the news from Sharp County during 2001.
In the early hours of Wednesday morning, the home of a Cushman family was destroyed by fire of an unknown origin.