Body found in carport

April 23, 2007 A west Batesville man was found dead in his neighbors’ carport Friday afternoon, according to Deputy Stacy Wright with the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

Board OKs fee increase

April 23, 2007 Students at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville may see an increase in certain fees next year.

Increasing teacher pay

April 20, 2007 NEWARK — Cedar Ridge School Board members are considering spending some $77,500 to increase teachers’ salaries next year.

Cave City woman dies in crash

April 20, 2007 A Cave City woman died and an Oil Trough man was injured in a head-on crash of pickup trucks on Highway 167 south of Cave City Thursday afternoon, according to Arkansas State Police Trooper Jeremy Hug

Work on Magness project to start soon

April 20, 2007 MAGNESS — Construction on the Magness sewer project may get started as early as May and be finished by Christmas, Recorder-treasurer Teresa Goings said.

News of Other Days

April 20, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 2, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Student honored

April 19, 2007 Lyon senior Robert Bailey, like 36 Nobel Prize winners, has been awarded a fellowship from the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

Joy ride ends in river; woman arrested

April 19, 2007 A Batesville woman was arrested on outstanding warrants this morning after police went to investigate reports of a man in his vehicle in the White River near Kennedy Park.