Fire destroys cable office

July 5, 2007 Fire officials believe they know how a local business was destroyed by fire Wednesday afternoon. 

‘Phony cop’ arrested at accident scene

July 5, 2007 A man who flashed a badge at the scene of an accident Friday is facing several charges, including criminal impersonation of a police officer, according to Independence County Sheriff’s Deputy Du

News of Other Days

July 3, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 14, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Maurices launches new plus size line

July 3, 2007 Maurices has introduced a new plus size line, featuring sizes 16-24, in more than 400 of its shops nationwide including the store in Batesville located in the Town Plaza Shopping Center.

Wife faces charges after changing story

July 3, 2007 A woman who said her husband hit her in the mouth with his fist last Wednesday night, is now facing charges of filing a false police report.

Hairforce offers body massages

July 3, 2007 The U.S. Hairforce, located at 1225 E. Main St., has expanded services to offer full body massages for wellness and relaxation.

Planning paves way for health system

July 3, 2007 The Batesville City Planning Commission approved the first step in construction of a new medical facility to be constructed near Sidney and Harrison streets sometime in the near future.