News of Other Days

July 17, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 27, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Drowning ruled homicide-suicide

July 17, 2007 The official cause of death of two men who died in the White River near Collietown Road on July 8 has been ruled as drowning by the Arkansas State Crime Lab.

Couple attacks police; arrested for making threats

July 17, 2007 A 19-year-old Batesville man and his 17-year-old girlfriend were arrested following a disturbance Friday afternoon in which police officers were attacked and bystanders threatened, according to Indepe

MSB get funds

July 17, 2007 A “pocket park” in downtown Batesville will soon be getting a sprucing up. 

County Fair gets under way

July 17, 2007 The 87th Independence County Fair opens today and will run through Saturday with an impressive schedule of events. Country music star T.G.

Trial focus shifts

July 17, 2007 ASH FLAT — The accused murderer’s ex-wife and the state medical examiner joined others in presenting testimony for the state Monday in the 20-year old Sharp County double homicide case.

Deadline nears for Sharp fair pageant

July 16, 2007 ASH FLAT — The entry deadline for the Sharp County Fair pageants is quickly approaching, pageant director Sue Billiot said. The deadline is July 17.

News of Other Days

July 16, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 26, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO