Woman may attend church with stolen Bible

June 13, 2008 Despite the Ten Commandments advising, "Thou shalt not steal," a Bible was stolen from a bookstore in Batesville Thursday - apparently by someone's "Nanna."

Would-be burglar held on $250,000 bond

June 13, 2008 A Batesville man allegedly found armed with a knife outside a home is being held in jail on $250,000 bond, according to the Independence County Sheriff's Office.

Audit nixed, $100,000 saved by quorum court

June 13, 2008 In a special called meeting this morning, the Independence County Quorum Court nixed the idea of hiring someone to conduct an audit of the county's solid waste program at a cost of roughly $100,000.

Mack Farm Dairy’s leading lady

June 13, 2008 Emma J. Massey thought about life the same way she thought about flowers. She would always say, "Flowers grow better if you share them," daughter Betty Barnett remembers.

News of Other Days

June 12, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 23, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Cleanup ongoing

June 12, 2008 CAVE CITY - An owner of a company whose tanker truck overturned Tuesday near the intersection of state Highway 230 and Grange Road confirmed this morning that state agencies are requiring about 20 f

Concord gets good leasing deal

June 12, 2008 CONCORD - The town of Concord and area residents got a good deal from an energy company recently for leasing mineral rights for natural gas exploration, Recorder-treasurer Jayne Pettit said.

39th soldiers welcome familiar faces in Iraq

June 12, 2008 BAGHDAD, Iraq - With temperatures well into 100 degrees inside the tower overlooking his assigned battle space outside Victory Base Complex, the young specialist takes a deep breath, looks over at t

News of other days

June 11, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 22, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Hillcrest High School hands out awards

June 11, 2008 LYNN - Hillcrest High School held its annual end-of-school academic awards banquet May 8 in the Lynn multi-purpose building. Students from grades 7 through 12 who received awards are: