LAL contest praises local winners

June 16, 2008 Valeria Herrera of Batesville was one of three winners in the state who were honored nationally with awards for their achievements in this year's Letters About Literature writing contest, sponsored

Area Briefs

June 16, 2008 Pallets strike, kill pickup driver

Road work continues

June 16, 2008 No left turns to be made at 23rd Street Part of Harrison Street in Batesville will be down to two lanes, instead of three, while a culvert is being installed.

Deployed dads

June 16, 2008 VICTORY BASE COMPLEX, Iraq ­- Photographs of varying sizes adorn the ceramic walls of the office, and while each is worth at least a thousand words and helps to bridge the gap between "here and t

News of other days

June 13, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 26, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Ruddell Hill School Reunion set for June 21

June 13, 2008 A reunion for all former Ruddell Hill School students and teachers is set for June 21 at Ruddle Hill Baptist Church, with registration beginning at 9 a.m., according to Linda Rutledge, who also furnis

Restored creek spawns trout population

June 13, 2008 It took years of planning before its construction, but the newly restored Collins Creek project above the Greers Ferry Dam on the Little Red River is now in full operation and doing well.

WANTED Independence Co. S.O.

June 13, 2008 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.

Carolyn Elkins

June 13, 2008 MOUNTAIN VIEW - Carolyn Elkins, 65, of Mountain View died Tuesday, June 10, 2008, in a Batesville hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Willis Funeral Service of Batesville.