Council considers budget for 2008

November 15, 2007 The Batesville City Council has a big task ahead, reducing the current $382,000 discrepancy in the 2008 budget.

Council hears funding needs

November 15, 2007 It’s budget time, and that is evident by those coming to the Batesville City Council with various requests.

Driver uninjured in rollover

November 15, 2007 After losing control of her car and running off the road twice before overturning, a Desha woman walked away from a one-vehicle crash at the bottom of Ramsey Mountain Wednesday afternoon.

Longtime teacher creates tradition

November 14, 2007 It is obvious nerves are getting to the ensemble of actors and actress preparing to take the stage. They sway back and forth, rubbing their hands together to remove the building sweat.

Five held

November 14, 2007 No arrests have been made in connection yet with a shooting death on Friday, but five people are in jail for questioning.

News of Other Days

November 14, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 25, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Bid submitted for property

November 14, 2007 ASH FLAT — Sharp County justices of the peace agreed Tuesday to recommend the county’s approval board accept the only bid received for the former Sharp Nursing Home property.

Citizen call leads to arrest

November 13, 2007 A Southside man was arrested for domestic battery Thursday afternoon when a citizen called police after seeing a man and woman fighting.