High school project costs explained at meeting

December 14, 2007 CAVE CITY — The state paid $1,720,834 toward construction of the new high school at Cave City, Superintendent Steve Green told patrons during Monday’s master plan 2008 meeting.

Jurors return guilty verdict

December 14, 2007 MOUNTAIN VIEW — A Stone County jury wanted the maximum sentence for a Louisiana man charged with four counts of rape.

Parents, prosecutors poles apart on case

December 14, 2007 The parents of the alleged hazing are frustrated; they say they want justice for what was done to their sons, and they are not seeing enough results.  

Childhood Sweethearts

December 13, 2007 It was the first time everyone could arrange their schedule for a long overdue vacation, and the entire Carpenter clan was looking forward to their week-long ski trip.

FutureFuel, Town Plaza file appeals

December 13, 2007 Independence County Tax Collector Janet Perkey recently finished collecting the bigger delinquent tax accounts when her office collected $91,226.49 from Arvesta Chemical Company.

City receives loan for wastewater expansion

December 13, 2007 Christmas has come early for the city of Batesville — local officials learned today the city has received a loan of up to $32 million from the Arkansas Clean Water State Revolving Loan Fund.

News of Other Days

December 13, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 23, 1994.73 YEARS AGO