News of Other Days

February 12, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 22, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Centers hope to improve health care

February 12, 2008 Over the last 100 years, the health care community's mind-set has been to "find it and fix it," and while that has been successful in keeping people alive, changes are needed, according to Dr.

Local collection set up for storm victims

February 12, 2008 A group of local real estate agents is gathering items to donate to the storm victims in Izard County, according to Bill Olson of The Property Shoppe and a member of the Batesville Rotary Club board.

Lyon stresses safety to students

February 12, 2008 Overturned cars. Mangled dormitories. Trapped students. Staring intently at photographs showing what is left of Union University in Jackson, Tenn., Dr.

Healthy Balance helps teen mothers

February 12, 2008 "Young moms need fast and easy," Parents as Teachers home visitor Lorrie McClure said about the Moms for Healthy Balance program, "not fried and greasy."

Body of gunshot victim sent to state crime lab

February 12, 2008 A possible domestic violence call to a Batesville 911 center Monday night was upgraded to a fatal gunshot wound when emergency personnel arrived at 5003 N. St. Louis St.

Volunteer honored with trip

February 12, 2008 When a dog was struck by a hit and run driver, Arthur Gilbert was upset that no one stopped to help. "They just left it in the road to die," he said.

Fire claims home

February 12, 2008 A trip to town to pick up a prescription Friday morning may have saved Mandi Roark's life, but not her house. It burned to the ground shortly after 10 a.m.