Thanksgiving costs increase

November 20, 2007 With 22 plus family members scheduled for the annual Thanksgiving Day dinner, Avinell Wheeler has a rather lengthy grocery list. 

Shetron recognized

November 19, 2007 Chrystal Shetron never considered college or thought it to be an option until she began University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville in 2004.

Girls reported missing

November 19, 2007 CONCORD — Don and Phyllis Reed have spent the weekend getting no sleep, making what seems like countless phone calls and worrying.

News of Other Days

November 19, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 30, 1994.73 YEARS AGO

Lyon Street shooting ruled as self-inflicted

November 19, 2007 The shooting death of a Batesville man at a Lyon Street apartment earlier this month has been ruled as suicide, according to Lt. Brenda Bittle with the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

Driver shoots self during traffic stop

November 19, 2007 When an Independence County deputy left Batesville this morning to pick up a prisoner, his trip got interrupted when a man killed himself.

Three hurt

November 16, 2007 Three people were injured around 2 p.m. in a two-vehicle crash atop Ramsey Mountain south of Batesville Wednesday afternoon.