City officials react

October 24, 2007 Coming together as a community to support the employees affected by the closure of the GDX plant is the No.

GDX property taxes go unpaid

October 24, 2007 A local school district — along with the county — may be losing a hunk of money by one industry’s not paying its property taxes.

News of Other Days

October 24, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 3, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Committee sends all requests to full court

October 24, 2007 It started off as an opportunity for those requesting more than $4,000 from the Independence County Quorum Court’s Parks and Recreation Committee to herald their need.

City council wants league opinion

October 24, 2007 The Batesville City Council has decided it needs help — specifically, a city attorney because the one in place has not performed up to the council’s expectations.

Car runs into Karpet Korner

October 24, 2007 For the second time in a less than a week, a car has hit a structure in the Batesville area.

Roy seeks new trial

October 24, 2007 Two years ago Dallas Gene Roy was convicted of murder in the first degree and sentenced to 35 years in prison. Tuesday, he was back in court, this time seeking a new trial.

Lorrie McClure changing roles

October 23, 2007 Lorrie McClure has made her last school-based match for Big Brothers Big Sisters of North Central Arkansas this week, but the match is a bittersweet one.

News of Other Days

October 23, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 2, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Victims remembered

October 23, 2007 The bodies of a 28-year-old Fort Smith woman and her two young children were discovered in their apartment in late December.