Two killed in motorcycle, truck accidents

December 5, 2007 One man was killed Wednesday afternoon when his truck hit a tree and another was killed Wednesday night when his motorcycle left the roadway and overturned, according to Arkansas State Police reports.

Midland looks to dump distress status

December 5, 2007 PLEASANT PLAINS — Midland School District Superintendent Lynn Roe King is hopeful the saying “good things come to those who wait” will apply to his school.

Drugs found in courtroom

December 5, 2007 A jail inmate who allegedly was passed illegal drugs in a Batesville courtroom is now facing additional charges of possession of a controlled substance.

News of Other Days

December 4, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 14, 1994.73 YEARS AGO

Council meets

December 4, 2007 The Batesville City Council dealt with pay incentives and budget matters in a meeting Monday night on the second floor of city hall.

Two arrested

December 4, 2007 Two men who left a tire shop without paying for tires and had held a screwdriver in what was described as a threatening manner were taken into custody minutes after the incident was reported.

Bube speaks to UACCB Circle K

December 4, 2007 Lyon College faculty member Paul Bube, in his role as board president for Habitat for Humanity Independence County, was the recent guest speaker at a meeting of the Circle K Club at the University of

Speakers talk about dam project

December 4, 2007 The White River Hydroelectric Project was the topic of conversation Monday when the Batesville Rotary Club met.