Sheriff’s office investigating theft

October 2, 2006 The Independence County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of 11 steel cattle panels from Houston Farms on Highway 167 south of Batesville.

Independence County Sheriff’s wanted list

October 2, 2006 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.

Heart symptoms discussed at meeting

October 2, 2006 The baby boom generation is going to be the largest geriatric population in the history of the world, says a registered nurse with the University of Arkansas Medical Sciences.

News of Other Days

October 2, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 12, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Former student recalls working as UPI correspondent

October 2, 2006 World War II took thousands of people away from their homes and jobs, but those openings gave a hometown girl from Batesville the chance to live her dream of being a reporter for one of the world&rsqu

Tax office gets facelift

September 29, 2006 In an effort to streamline its office and make daily business less stressful for everyone involved, the Independence County Tax Collector’s Office has been remodeled with customer comfort in min

King guarantees ’06-’07 cash flow

September 29, 2006 PLEASANT PLAINS — Rumors and innuendo have been swirling around the embattled Midland School District, according to some reports at Thursday’s public meeting at the Pleasant Plains campus,