Weekend thefts reported

January 4, 2007 A Newport woman has reported the theft of her purse from a shopping cart at Wal-Mart Monday afternoon.

Man arrested at Wal-Mart

January 4, 2007 Reports of a man in a local business, carrying a crowbar, resulted in the arrest of a Batesville man on several charges, including drugs and weapons.

Accident victim faces surgery

January 4, 2007 A Sulphur Rock man, seriously injured in a one-vehicle accident Tuesday morning, was scheduled for surgery at a Little Rock Hospital today, according to a family friend.

Looking back at 2006; Education

January 4, 2007 Though sprinkled with tragedies, curriculum improvements and constructions delays, 2006 marked the first year of what leaders hope is a new, highly productive era for the Batesville School District.

Local Marine, home on leave, dies of gunshot

January 4, 2007 ASH FLAT — A Marine home from Iraq on a two-week leave was found dead early Wednesday of an apparently self-inflicted gunshot at 356 Medley Road near Evening Shade, Sharp County Sheriff Dale Wea

New apartment complex opens

January 3, 2007 Area college students tired of dorm life or that long morning commute now have another housing option. 

News of Other Days

January 3, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 13, 1994. 78 YEARS AGO