News of Other Days

March 14, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 24, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Child of fighting couple placed in state custody

March 14, 2007 With a four minute response time, police officers arrived at the home of a 2-year-old boy who was later taken into state custody after his parents were arrested on domestic violence and drug charges T

County celebrates power generation

March 14, 2007 It took a couple of tries, but Lock and Dam No. 2 went online Tuesday afternoon with Clarksville Light & Water executive Hugh Harrison flipping the switch. 

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.

Payment center changes location

March 13, 2007 The Payment Center of Batesville may have changed locations but the service is still the same, according to manager Cecilia Smith. 

County purchases lift; will share

March 13, 2007 The Independence County Quorum Court took the first step Monday night in securing a 60-foot man lift that it could share with the city of Batesville. 

Reward offered

March 13, 2007 MELBOURNE — A $10,000 reward has been posted for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of Rebekah Gould more than two years ago.

Shooting suspect arrested

March 13, 2007 A man once considered possibly armed and dangerous is behind bars in the Independence County jail following his arrest just before 1 p.m. Monday.