News of Other Days

July 11, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 21, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Whiskey fueled session ends in fight

July 11, 2007 A Batesville man is being blamed for injuring two others Tuesday night after a musical jam session led to a knife and fist fight, according to police reports.

Coach recalls Red Heads

July 11, 2007 CARAWAY — Orwell Moore loved the All American Red Heads even before he purchased the team, but he loved one more than the others. He married her before buying the team.

Treatment plant needs discussed with council

July 11, 2007 Jeff Dehnhardt and Jim Ulmer from McGoodwin Williams and Yates engineering firm of Fayetteville presented the City of Batesville with an Inflow and Infiltration study and flow monitoring report for th

Churches, businesses targeted by thieves

July 11, 2007 Four churches, as well as other businesses, were targeted by thieves between Friday afternoon and Sunday morning, according to reports filed with the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

New laws to affect county

July 10, 2007 ASH FLAT — Several new legislative acts affecting county government go into effect Aug. 1, Sharp County Treasurer Wanda Girtman said in a letter to the quorum court on Monday.

Sharp JPs hear land description problems

July 10, 2007 ASH FLAT — Problems keep cropping up with land descriptions of the old Sharp Nursing Home property, Sharp County Judge Larry Brown told the quorum court Monday.