Diving with purpose

March 16, 2007 Fumbling with numb fingers among the tangled roots of a submerged tree in 15 feet of muddy water, a scuba diver feels a sudden cold trickle down his spine. 

Trucking firm faces lawsuit

March 15, 2007 The family of a Batesville man killed in an auto accident during a snowstorm in Kansas is suing the truck driver they claim is responsible for his death.

News of Other Days

March 15, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 25, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Building offered to Concord

March 15, 2007 CONCORD — The Concord Town Council on Monday turned down an offer of an unused building and the property it sits on because it makes more sense for the fire department to accept it, Recorder-tre

Lyon student arrested in Florida no longer enrolled

March 15, 2007 Lyon College officials have concluded their review of the circumstances involving student Jacob Halley, who was arrested in Florida last week while on a trip to the Gulf Coast with the baseball team.

Grant to fund name tag IDs

March 15, 2007 The Batesville Fire Department will soon be able to tell with the scan of a card who is going into a burning building or disaster scene.

Journey to recovery

March 15, 2007 Beverly McIntosh believes in hard work and dedication. She believes in never giving up. She also believes in miracles.  

Wanted by the Independence County Sheriff

March 14, 2007 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.

Bond set for local men

March 14, 2007 Bond for a man arrested for possession and intent to deliver methamphetamine has been set at $25,000 by Circuit Court Judge John Norman Harkey.