Black resigns

December 20, 2006 The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce board accepted the resignation of board member Richard Black early this morning in a special board meeting.

School board seeks to issue new bonds

December 20, 2006 The Batesville School Board voted to give the district a $605,000 present Monday during its December regular meeting at the Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce.

UPS delivers

December 20, 2006 Long before daylight conveyer belts were loaded and Christmas presents, minus ribbons and bows, were on their way to their destination.

Forgery warrant issued

December 20, 2006 Felony second-degree forgery charges have been filed against a Concord woman for cashing a forged check at a Batesville bank, according to Independence County Circuit Court records.

Wanted by the Indepedence County Sheriff

December 20, 2006 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.

Council approves skate park

December 20, 2006 CAVE CITY — The Cave City Council on Tuesday approved a 2007 budget listing $481,300 in anticipated general fund revenue and $447,135 in expected expenditures, Mayor Carl Johnson said.

News of Other Days

December 19, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 30, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Depot Diner offers courtyard dining

December 19, 2006 NEWPORT — A “new” restaurant has come to an “old” building, located at 306 Front Street in Newport. The Depot Diner opened its doors Oct.

Farmer Insurance moves to new location

December 19, 2006 Farmer Insurance is now at a new location at 11 Eagle Mountain Blvd. “We wanted to better serve our customers by being more accessible,” said owner Kermit Blevins.

Making a list, checking it twice:

December 19, 2006 For more than 900 years, that alacritous elf known as Santa Claus has loaded up his sleigh and brought presents to deserving children across the world.