HDC created

November 28, 2007 Batesville’s historic districts will be protected by a city ordinance, following the city council’s creation of a Historic District Commission.

Inventory requested

November 28, 2007 The city of Batesville may have a few duplicate pieces of equipment, but right now officials aren’t sure, and this being budget time is as good as any to find out, the Batesville City Council de

Budget ready for court approval

November 28, 2007 The Independence County Quorum Court Budget Committee approved the 2008 budget and sent it on to the full court Tuesday night.

News of Other Days

November 28, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 8, 1994.73 YEARS AGO

Youth ranch to host craft fair

November 27, 2007 The Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches will host the 22nd Country Christmas Craft Fair from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 8 at the Batesville campus.

Teachers face unemployment

November 27, 2007 MELBOURNE ­ — Some teachers in Melbourne School District may be getting something they didn’t quite expect in their Christmas stockings this year — a pink slip. 

News of Other Days

November 27, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 7, 1994.73 YEARS AGO

Guard questions second meeting

November 27, 2007 The Batesville City Council spent part of its budget meeting Monday night wanting to talk “off the record,” then after adjourning conducted further business, which is illegal.