News of Other Days

January 5, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 17, 1994. 78 YEARS AGO

Weekend thefts reported

January 4, 2007 A Newport woman has reported the theft of her purse from a shopping cart at Wal-Mart Monday afternoon.

Man arrested at Wal-Mart

January 4, 2007 Reports of a man in a local business, carrying a crowbar, resulted in the arrest of a Batesville man on several charges, including drugs and weapons.

Accident victim faces surgery

January 4, 2007 A Sulphur Rock man, seriously injured in a one-vehicle accident Tuesday morning, was scheduled for surgery at a Little Rock Hospital today, according to a family friend.

Looking back at 2006; Education

January 4, 2007 Though sprinkled with tragedies, curriculum improvements and constructions delays, 2006 marked the first year of what leaders hope is a new, highly productive era for the Batesville School District.

News of Other Days

January 4, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 14, 1994. 78 YEARS AGO

Local Marine, home on leave, dies of gunshot

January 4, 2007 ASH FLAT — A Marine home from Iraq on a two-week leave was found dead early Wednesday of an apparently self-inflicted gunshot at 356 Medley Road near Evening Shade, Sharp County Sheriff Dale Wea