Izard reports battery, other arrests

November 9, 2006 MELBOURNE — The Izard County Sheriff’s Department has made two separate arrests recently for battery, according to Sheriff Tate Lawrence.

3 arrested for drunkenness

November 9, 2006 A Bradford man who reportedly told police, “I’m drunk,” and “take me to jail,” got his wish early Sunday morning, according to arresting officer Tim Conyers.

News of Other Days

November 9, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 19, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Man accused of stabbing wife

November 9, 2006 A Southside man remains in jail for allegedly stabbing his wife during a domestic disturbance Wednesday night, according to Independence County Sheriff Keith Bowers.

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.

Christmas Brings Hope under way

November 9, 2006 For 20 years, a group of people have set out to provide a little hope during the holiday season to those less fortunate.

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.

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.