Thousands turn out for event

April 9, 2007 Once again, NASCAR fans from all over the country came to meet some of their favorite drivers this weekend at the third annual open house and fan appreciation day, at Mark Martin Ford Mercury in Bates

Guardsmen may do tour

April 9, 2007 NORTH LITTLE ROCK — Local Guardsmen may once again be heading for Iraq.

News of Other Days

April 9, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 19, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Chamber sets committees, seeks member participation

April 9, 2007 With a new president, new chairman and several new board members, the Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce has renewed enthusiasm about its obligations and commitments to Batesville and the entire coun

Man arrested for hindering police officer

April 9, 2007 A Batesville man who allegedly wouldn’t let a deputy talk with witnesses to a fight was arrested Saturday, according to sheriff’s Deputy Joey Clark.

Traffic study on hold

April 6, 2007 A local traffic committee has decided against recommending to the Batesville City Council that an engineering study be done.

Man killed in roll-over crash

April 6, 2007 A man fleeing from an Independence County sheriff’s deputy died Thursday afternoon when he lost control of his pickup truck and hit a culvert east of Batesville. 

News of Other Days

April 6, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 18, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO