Girl found

June 26, 2007 A Missouri girl who disappeared over the Memorial Day weekend turned up in Sharp County and her father who lives in Izard County faces parental kidnapping charges.

Help needed

June 26, 2007 It may take a village to raise a child, but it takes a community to raise the funds vital to help the needy.

Months turn into years

June 25, 2007 Thirty-five years ago Pat Jones agreed to a six-month stint at the Batesville Daily Guard.

APA recognizes longtime service to industry

June 25, 2007 FORT SMITH — Batesville Daily Guard publishers O.E. and Pat Jones took center stage Friday during the second day of the three-day Arkansas Press Association convention. 

News of Other Days

June 25, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 6, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Entertainment announced

June 25, 2007 T.G. Sheppard and Shenandoah will headline the Independence County Fair entertainment. The fair will be July 17-21.

Heavy rainfall causes damage

June 25, 2007 Heavy rainfall Sunday resulted in  roads in and out of the Batesville city limits to be closed because they were underwater.

Ruling upheld

June 22, 2007 When Circuit Judge John Norman Harkey granted a class action lawsuit against a local nursing home, the health care facility appealed.