Ministry seeks children’s site

March 20, 2007 NEWARK — A Christian residential home for abused, unwanted and neglected children may become a reality in Oil Trough. 

Morning wreck kills local man

March 20, 2007 A one-vehicle crash around 8:30 this morning claimed the life of a Batesville man after his pickup truck crashed into a deep ravine on Highway 167 north of Pleasant Plains. 

Man arrested, calls victim from jail

March 19, 2007 A 26-year-old man who waited inside his girlfriend’s home until she returned Thursday afternoon has been charged with domestic battery after he allegedly beat her and then threatened her life in

Rural firefighters kept busy

March 19, 2007 Two rural Independence County fire departments were called out to fight blazes within an hour of each other Friday afternoon.

Student injured in rollover accident

March 19, 2007 Speed is believed to be a contributing factor in a rollover accident that injured a Batesville High School student on her way to school this morning. 

Ad staff honored

March 19, 2007 LITTLE ROCK — The Batesville Daily Guard’s advertising department won its share of awards in the 2007 Arkansas Press Association contest, including the coveted Sweepstakes Award.

News of Other Days

March 19, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 29, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Charges filed against couple

March 16, 2007 A Batesville couple involved in a domestic disturbance involving a small child have been formally charged with possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, according to court documents filed in Ind