Landers has hope of new life

January 9, 2007 In 1951, 45 cents would buy admission into the Landers Theater — that was in the theater’s glory days, when cars lined Main Street on Saturdays and the city’s two theaters competed f

Murder trial starts

January 9, 2007 ASH FLAT — A jury of three women and nine men was seated this morning in the Sharp County Circuit Court capital murder trial of William Young.

News of Other Days

January 9, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 19, 1994. 78 YEARS AGO

Skateboarders ready to start fund-raising

January 9, 2007 CAVE CITY — The Cave City Skate Club is applying for grants and planning several fund-raisers to raise money to build a skateboard park within the Cave City Park, now that city officials have de

‘Joint’ allegedly found at jail

January 9, 2007 Already in jail on drug, assault and theft charges, a Batesville man now faces more drug charges for allegedly smoking a marijuana cigarette in his jail cell.

H-Bend police make arrests

January 9, 2007 HORSESHOE BEND — Horseshoe Bend police officers were dispatched to 1304 Pavilion Lane on Dec. 25 for a possible domestic disturbance, according to a news release.

FAA, NTSB investigating fatal crash

January 8, 2007 Federal officials are apparently unsure what caused a small plane to crash near Batesville, killing both people on board Thursday.