Dr. Kenneth Kelley

February 11, 2008 Dr. Kenneth Kelley, 64, of Batesville died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2008. Arrangements will be announced by Willis Funeral Service of Batesville.

Suspects allegedly confess to burglaries

February 11, 2008 Two people caught fleeing from a Locust Grove business have reportedly confessed to three burglaries, clearing cases in both Independence and Sharp counties, according to Independence County authoriti

Hospital CEO gives update

February 11, 2008 In the wake of a tornado that ripped through the town of Mountain View Tuesday, Stone County Medical Center is continuing to offer some medical services, but it could be months before it will accept i

Cave City native weathers storms

February 11, 2008 While more than 50 tornadoes blasted a path through five states last Tuesday, killing 59 and leaving numerous communities in ruins, 13-year-old Laken Power huddled inside her friend's storm cellar i

FEMA seeks out Sharp County victims

February 11, 2008 HIGHLAND - Twenty or more Federal Emergency Management Agency employees went door to door at Highland and Ash Flat over the weekend, telling tornado victims how to get the help they need, Sharp Coun


February 8, 2008 Do to incorrect information provided to the Batesville Dally Guard, a third victim was listed in the death toll in Izard County in the printed edition of the paper.

News of Other Days

February 8, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 20, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Mitchell acquitted

February 8, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - A federal jury Thursday acquitted former Melbourne High School teacher Steven D.