Seven jailed

September 11, 2006 A large quantity of methamphetamine was reportedly found after officers responded to a report of loud music and gunfire at a rural Independence County residence Saturday night.

News of Other Days

September 8, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 20, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Sellers resigns

September 8, 2006 The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce president/chief executive officer has turned in his resignation.

Dumpster diver jailed

September 7, 2006 Having no money but needing to support a family was the reason an Oil Trough man gave police for allegedly stealing used car parts early Wednesday morning.

Burglars strike in Pleasant Plains

September 7, 2006 Burglars removed electrical power boxes or pulled shut-off switches to gain entry to several businesses in Pleasant Plains early Wednesday morning.

Weaver joins Lyon as economics instructor

September 7, 2006 Lyon College’s newest instructor will have her doctorate by the time she’s 35, but she’s already hoping to spend the rest of her career right here.