Local group helps fund missionary

November 9, 2006 Dr. Roberta Bustin returned to Romania — a country due to join the European Union in January 2007 — but not before she presented a slide show to the Batesville Rotary Club.

Sharp voting machines have problems

November 8, 2006 ASH FLAT — Delay was winning the Sharp County election most of the evening Tuesday. No, not Gunner Delay, the GOP candidate for state attorney general.

service news

November 8, 2006 Army Private Casey Dismuke has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C.

Cone retains title

November 8, 2006 MELBOURNE — More than half of the registered voters wanted their voices heard in the elections in Izard County Tuesday.

Elumbaugh is new mayor

November 8, 2006  Southside will not incorporate at this time, Bill Hicks is still the Independence County judge, Rick Elumbaugh is the new Batesville mayor, the Batesville Fire Department got its one-eighth s

News of Other Days

November 7, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 17, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Izard reports arrest

November 7, 2006 MELBOURNE — An attempted break-in at the Mount Pleasant Flash Market resulted in an arrest Tuesday, Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence said.

Criminal mischief leads to arrest

November 7, 2006 Several reports of theft and criminal mischief were reported to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office over the weekend:

McIntosh family united

November 7, 2006 On July 17 Randy McIntosh was in a devastating car accident that forever changed his life. Doctors told his mother Beverly that he would not make it through the night, but he did.

Southside, UACCB promote higher ed

November 7, 2006 SOUTHSIDE — Local officials believe it’s not enough for students to get a high school diploma, so Southside is now the first school in Arkansas to make college applications part of its gra