Superintendent pleased with drill

May 14, 2007 With schools being the target of so many domestic and terrorist incidents, Friday’s training exercise was important for the Batesville School District, said Superintendent Ted Hall.

Two arrested for theft

May 11, 2007 Two suspects in the theft of chicken house equipment on Tuesday were arrested around 9 a.m. today, according to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

Wanted by the Independence County Sheriff

May 11, 2007 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.

VanZant to perform

May 11, 2007 The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce recently announced additional musical acts that will be performing at the 64th Annual White River Carnival, held on the banks of the White River.  

Study shows discrepancies

May 11, 2007 Several employees at Batesville Water Utility are overpaid, but others are underpaid, according to a study presented Thursday night to city administrators.

News of Other Days

May 11, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 23, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Letter carriers help fight hunger

May 10, 2007 Hunger in Arkansas is the senior citizen who must choose whether to spend his monthly benefit check on food or medication.