Trial starts week two

July 16, 2007 ASH FLAT — Week two of a 20-year-old double homicide trial gets under way today. The first two days were spent in jury selection, the third in a closed hearing.

Charity builds opportunities

July 16, 2007 A burgeoning local chapter of a global charity is ready to get its hands dirty building homes for those in need.

Stinson snags post at Flyer

July 13, 2007 Former Batesville Daily Guard intern Rachel Stinson describes herself as an over-achiever, but that may be an understatement.

Committee to propose using contingency funds

July 13, 2007 The Independence County Quorum Court Budget Committee is set to recommend to the full court that the county take money from two contingency funds to pay for a more than $400,000 shortfall in the solid

Mother testifies

July 13, 2007 ASH FLAT — “‘It’s a shame. She had such a nice body.’ Crude words, mean words and extremely purposeful words.

News of Other Days

July 13, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 25, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Senator visits with AARP

July 12, 2007 Sen. Jack Critcher, president pro tempore of the 86th Arkansas General Assembly, spoke to the Batesville chapter AARP members Tuesday at Western Sizzlin Steak House.

Help is Here Express visits Batesville area

July 12, 2007 Patients who lack prescription coverage and can’t get the medicines they require may be eligible for free or nearly free medicine, according to the Partnership for Prescription Assistance and th