News of Other Days

November 16, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 29, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Southside accepts bid for sale of bonds

November 15, 2006 SOUTHSIDE — Southside School Board members have accepted the best bid for the sale of $2 million in bonds that were approved by voters in the September school election.

Woman charged in accident

November 15, 2006 A Batesville woman has been charged with driving under the influence of drugs following a two-car accident at St. Louis and Harrison streets Monday afternoon.

City to pick up leaves

November 15, 2006 The city of Batesville will be picking up unbagged leaves after all.

Flag desecrated at Cord

November 15, 2006 Anarchist slogans written on an American flag and theft of property at a senior citizens center are being investigated by local authorities, according to Deputy Dustin Robbins.

Sharp JPs OK millages, discuss nursing home

November 15, 2006 ASH FLAT — As usual each November, the Sharp County Quorum Court approved 2007 millage rates for cities, school districts and other entities when it met Monday.

Council takes up insurance

November 15, 2006 David Shetron ruffled the feathers of some of his fellow Batesville City Council members Tuesday night but succeeded in doing little else when it came to the city’s paying for council insurance.

Batesville sixth-graders take part in writing contest

November 15, 2006 Local students from Susi Epperson’s language arts class at Batesville Sixth Grade campus recently had an opportunity to demonstrate their writing skills and gain valuable personal and academic e