Woman strolling at 3 a.m. arrested in west Batesville

April 25, 2007 One of two women, wearing long black coats in 69 degree weather at 3 a.m., was arrested on an outstanding warrant after Independence County sheriff’s deputies thought the two looked suspicious.

City dispatch, officers discussed at meeting

April 25, 2007 The need for more police officers and the workload and office space issues in police dispatch were discussed at a meeting of the Interlocal Law Enforcement Committee meeting April 18.

Long-time Batesville jeweler remembered

April 25, 2007 He served President Kennedy barbecue, owned one of Batesville’s oldest businesses and was involved in the White River Water Carnival during its early years.

JPs give money to Cushman

April 25, 2007 The town of Cushman was the subject of a pair of Independence County Quorum Court committee meetings Tuesday night.

Foresters discuss freeze, trees

April 25, 2007 CAVE CITY — What’s going to happen to trees and wildlife as a result of the recent hard freeze is something that cannot be answered from experience, Larry Morris and Jimmy Wallace of M&

News of Other Days

April 25, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 5, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Kerr sentenced in child sex case

April 24, 2007 MELBOURNE — A Franklin man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after entering a plea agreement to sexual crimes committed against children.

News of Other Days

April 24, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 4, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO