Lifting others’ spirits

March 29, 2007 CAVE CITY — At age 87, Delmos Perkey and his son Dave visited a local nursing home where the elder Perkey knew several of the residents.

Site may be nominated

March 28, 2007 LITTLE ROCK — The state review board of the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program will consider 23 sites in 18 Arkansas counties — including the Ruddell Mill site in Independence County

Sales tax received

March 28, 2007 The money from a one-eighth cent citywide sales tax has started coming in, Batesville City Clerk Denise Johnston said.

News of Other Days

March 28, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 7, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Residents join crime program

March 28, 2007 Fed up with thefts, drugs, sex offenders, muggings and other illegal activities in their neighborhood, a group of downtown Batesville residents are taking action.

Surveillance tape leads to woman’s arrest

March 28, 2007 After admitting on tape to taking money from her employer, a Batesville woman has been charged with felony theft, according to a court affidavit filed by Lt.

Farmers’ market ideas sought

March 28, 2007 For the years the Bateville Farmer’s Market has been operating without much organization with vendors showing up when they can with products they’ve either grown or obtained for resale.

News of Other Days

March 27, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 6, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Call leads to arrest

March 27, 2007 A call of a suspicious person in a residential neighborhood Monday has led to the recovery of money from a commercial burglary and the arrest of a Batesville man.

Pfeiffer water customers help find leaks in system

March 27, 2007 Customers of the Pfeiffer Public Water Authority have been very helpful recently in alerting authorities to leaks in the system, Jerry Jeffery, assistant to the manager of Batesville Water Utilities,