Missing woman believed abducted

September 20, 2007 A Batesville woman’s disappearance Tuesday afternoon is being treated as an abduction, according to Sgt.

War documentary to air this weekend

September 20, 2007 Sixteen million American men and women served in the second World War more than 60 years ago.   And, 400,000 never came home.

Johanns to leave Cabinet post

September 20, 2007 WASHINGTON — President Bush announced  today that Agriculture Secretary Mike Johanns is leaving the Cabinet to return to Nebraska, where he is expected to run for the U.S. Senate.

Building to be used for senior citizens

September 19, 2007 CONCORD — During last week’s town council meeting, the aldermen set Oct. 5-7 as the date for the fall city-wide yard sale, Recorder-treasurer Jayne Pettit said.

Batesville schools monitor test scores

September 19, 2007 The Batesville School District is receiving high marks on standardized tests, but officials say it’s something they need to closely monitor.

News of Other Days

September 19, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 30, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Boards elected

September 19, 2007 The Midland School District has a school board.

Construction to begin on new field

September 19, 2007 MELBOURNE — The Melbourne School Board gave a thumbs up to begin the first phase of construction of the track, soccer and football field.

Chinese depart

September 19, 2007 A two-day visit from a group of four Putian City, China citizens culminated in a signing agreement between Putian City and Batesville.

Changes under way

September 19, 2007 The Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce is currently in the process of re-writing their bylaws, one which will include changing the “Animal Farm” method of membership voting privileges.