State to work with Midland

June 7, 2007 PLEASANT PLAINS — Midland School District Superintendent Lynn Roe King received pleasant news from the state department Wednesday.

Main Street hires director

June 7, 2007 Main Street Batesville Board of Directors has announced that Robert “Bob” Gerner has accepted the position of executive director.

Mayor: Position vacant for now

June 7, 2007 The Batesville City Council’s ad hoc committee made no decisions at its regular meeting Tuesday about filling the late alderman Jerry Pectol’s position.

Izard County authorities make arrests

June 6, 2007 MELBOURNE — Larry Joe Herring, 28, of Horseshoe Bend was arrested Saturday on a warrant charging him with theft of property and arson.

Wanted by the Independence County Sheriff

June 6, 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.

News of Other Days

June 6, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 16, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

County to receive extra funds

June 6, 2007 MELBOURNE — Treasurer Sylvia Engles had some good news at Tuesday night’s quorum court meeting.

Woman reports assault

June 6, 2007 A pregnant woman, who says she was assaulted repeatedly by her husband Monday afternoon, was taken to White River Medical Center for observation, according to Deputy John Carroll with the Independence