News of Other Days

December 28, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 7, 1994. 77 YEARS AGO

Burglary, thefts reported to authorities

December 28, 2006 A local woman reported her home burglarized and jewelry taken Christmas night, according to Deputy Rob Leonard with the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

Readers bid farewell

December 28, 2006 The youngest sheriff ever elected in the state of Arkansas, a long-time Independence County historian and several of the “Round Table” coffee drinkers at Kelley-Wyatt’s were among th

Writer leaves legacy

December 28, 2006 Rebecca Branscum’s family might not have known her final wish was to help others if it weren’t for a close friend who noticed her driver’s license marked “organ donor.”

Wanted by the Indepedence County Sheriff

December 27, 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.

Stores deal with ‘many happy returns’

December 27, 2006 The day after Thanksgiving might be one of the busiest shopping days of the year, but the day after Christmas is just as busy as shoppers rush to stores to return or exchange unwanted presents and req

News of Other Days

December 27, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 6, 1994. 77 YEARS AGO

Batesville men met Ford

December 27, 2006 Thirty years ago, the Batesville Daily Guard’s own Clyde McGinnis was among a small Batesville delegation who met with the late President Ford while on the campaign trail. 

Stabbing, thefts reported

December 27, 2006 A Batesville man said he was stabbed by an unknown assailant outside his home at 3915 White Drive, Saturday night.

Christmas robbery under investigation

December 27, 2006 No one was injured in an armed robbery early Christmas morning at a local convenience store, according to Independence County Sheriff Keith Bowers.