News of Other Days

May 8, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 19, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Park benches believed stolen for scrap metal

May 8, 2008 The backs and seats of 18 aluminum dugout benches at two ball parks in Batesville have apparently fallen prey to scrap metal collectors, according to local authorities.

Unity Fest scheduled

May 8, 2008 The third annual Unity Fest on the River will be May 17 at Riverside Park in Batesville.

Bank robbery solved

May 8, 2008 Two Mountain View men have been arrested for the armed robbery of the First Service Bank of Mountain View on April 30, according to Mountain View Police Chief Doug Newcomb.

News of Other Days

May 7, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 18, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Storm deposits 1971 check at hunting camp

May 7, 2008 As is customary following severe weather, Gene Floyd of Sulphur Rock went to check on his camper at his hunting camp near Evening Shade in Sharp County Sunday afternoon.

Shaver remembered

May 7, 2008 Carl Shaver was a man who loved it all: God, family, friends, work and community. He was a man who loved life.