Barbershop era returns

January 25, 2007 EVENING SHADE — Donzie Spurlock has cut hair for more than 35 years, but he always dreamed of opening a business in his hometown. 

Downtown survey says…

January 25, 2007 Upscale restaurants, more retail shops and an Internet café. Those were some of the suggestions given to help revitalize downtown Batesville after a recent survey of visitors was conducted.

Local teen impresses talent agents in Los Angeles

January 24, 2007 Local teen Ashleigh Rogers impressed talent agents in Los Angeles by finishing in the top 10 in her age group during the International Presentation of Performers earlier this month, her mother, Rebecc

Wanted by the Indepedence County Sheriff

January 24, 2007 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.

Lyon to host preview day

January 24, 2007 Lyon College will host a preview day for high school students on its campus Saturday.

Ozarka expands program

January 24, 2007 MELBOURNE — Ozarka College will soon be able to roll out more nurses and other health professionals, according to a news release.

Man arrested in porn/sex sting

January 24, 2007 After driving from his Southside residence to allegedly meet a 14-year-old girl for sex in Memphis, a Batesville man was arrested by a federal Crimes Against Children Task Force Saturday. 

News of Other Days

January 24, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 3, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO