Area Briefs

July 2, 2008 Driving tests canceled The Arkansas State Police will not be giving any type of driving tests in Batesville on Thursday or July 8. The next written and driving tests will be given July 10.

City weighs relocating sewer plant

July 2, 2008 Moving Batesville's wastewater treatment plant downriver would double projected costs of upgrading the current, overtaxed plant and collection system, according to engineers.

Exhibit opens

July 2, 2008 A major photographic exhibition of Native American Indians as they appeared in the 1880s is now open at Old Independence Regional Museum, said curator Twyla Wright, who along with Dennis Wright unpack

News of other days

July 1, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 13, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO