Trial clears jailer

July 3, 2008 "She had a permanent IV port in her arm and she kept picking at it, threatening to pull it out, so she was handcuffed." -Keith Bowers

‘Smitten’ with Gilbert

July 3, 2008 GILBERT - From the moment Melissa Wellbourne arrived in Gilbert, it was love at first sight.

News of other days

July 2, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 14, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Batesville man jailed for domestic violence

July 2, 2008 A man who allegedly accused a woman of having sex with someone else and then became physically violent will be facing assault charges in a district courtroom July 23, according to Deputy Brian Luetsc

Friends & Family Briefs

July 2, 2008 VBS scheduled for CC CAVE CITY - Cave City First Assembly of God will have its vacation Bible school from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Monday through July 11.

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.