Crime ring broken up

December 4, 2006 ASH FLAT — Those who allegedly stole items from several storage units in Cave City found a nearby, convenient place to stash their loot — in one of the facility’s other storage units

Jail escape thwarted

December 4, 2006  A juvenile inmate who ran into a locked door and was then sprayed with pepper spray by a jailer is facing felony charges after an alleged escape attempt from the White River Regional Juvenile De

Woman found dead inside vehicle

December 4, 2006 No foul play is suspected in the death of a woman found at a Batesville business Saturday afternoon, according to Independence County Sheriff Keith Bowers.

News of Other Days

December 1, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 13, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Rowe to celebrate birthday

December 1, 2006 HOLLY, Mich. — Laura Drummond Rowe of Holly, Mich., will celebrate her 100th birthday with a reception Sunday at Calvary United Methodist Church, located at 15010 N. Holly Road in Holly.

Concerns in mind, Midland hears good news

December 1, 2006 PLEASANT PLAINS — While the crowd at the monthly Midland School District may have been smaller due to the weather Thursday night, some of the news was definitely worth risking the threat.

Parade set for Monday

December 1, 2006 At least 15 floats will line up for “A Mainstreet Christmas” at this year’s annual downtown Christmas Grand Parade and Kiddie Parade scheduled to begin at 6 p.m. Monday.

Case settled

November 30, 2006 A civil case against Independence County Tax Collector Johnny Kelley has been settled out of court, avoiding a trial.