Fair under way

July 16, 2008 Attendance was up a little for the first night of the Independence County Fair.

Sports Briefs

July 15, 2008 Football INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Indianapolis Colts quarterback Peyton Manning had a medical procedure to remove an infected bursa sac from his left knee.

News of other days

July 15, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 26, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Respiratory care program receives ventilator

July 15, 2008 The respiratory care program offered on the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville campus has received a new VersaMed iVent ventilator as a result of a national grant to acquire and ma

Business Briefs

July 15, 2008 Book signing scheduled Elaine Wilson will be at Teacher to Teacher in Batesville from 10 a.m. until 12:20 p.m. Saturday for a book signing.

T Tauri to offer free family programs

July 15, 2008 The T Tauri Film Festival and Movie Camp will present three free public programs for students, parent and teachers to increase awareness of the current state of youth media in Arkansas and around the

Area Briefs

July 15, 2008 Melbourne man arrested for domestic violence MELBOURNE - A Melbourne man was arrested Thursday for domestic violence and other charges, according to Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence.

Broken taillights send Kensett woman to jail

July 15, 2008 Passing a police officer and having no taillights on her car resulted in a woman's going to jail on several traffic violations and outstanding warrants early Sunday morning.