David Shetron announces

January 22, 2008 David Shetron is officially announcing his intention to run for re-election to the Batesville City Council. Shetron currently serves as the alderman for Ward 2, Position 1.

Kemp seeks re-election

January 22, 2008 MOUNTAIN VIEW - Judge John Dan Kemp of Mountain View has announced his plans to seek re-election to his 16th Judicial District Circuit Court, Division One position in the non-partisan judicial elect

UACCB to mark 10th Anniversary

January 22, 2008 A quarter of a penny isn't all that much, but it has moved mountains for Batesville's local community college.

Thieves hit J.C. Penney — again

January 22, 2008 The Batesville J.C. Penny store manager is "just a little bit frustrated" after reporting a second break-in for the second time in a week.

Soft drink bids opened

January 21, 2008 Soft drink bids were opened but no decision was made Wednesday night for the city of Batesville.

UACCB adds staff members

January 21, 2008 The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville has announced the hiring of two positions, a new controller and associate director for enrollment management.

King honored

January 21, 2008 Color of skin was not a barrier Sunday night as men and women gathered at Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church to honor the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

News of Other Days

January 18, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 30, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Newark council adopts 2008 budget

January 18, 2008 NEWARK - The Newark City Council approved a 2008 budget last week that lists anticipated general revenue of $439,400 and anticipated street revenue of $102,250, Recorder-treasurer Joanne Langston sa