Winds wreck poles

November 16, 2006 A Townsends feed truck driver escaped injury when his truck snagged low hanging power lines following a wind storm in Pleasant Plains Wednesday morning.

News of Other Days

November 16, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 29, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Sharp JPs OK millages, discuss nursing home

November 15, 2006 ASH FLAT — As usual each November, the Sharp County Quorum Court approved 2007 millage rates for cities, school districts and other entities when it met Monday.

Council takes up insurance

November 15, 2006 David Shetron ruffled the feathers of some of his fellow Batesville City Council members Tuesday night but succeeded in doing little else when it came to the city’s paying for council insurance.

Batesville sixth-graders take part in writing contest

November 15, 2006 Local students from Susi Epperson’s language arts class at Batesville Sixth Grade campus recently had an opportunity to demonstrate their writing skills and gain valuable personal and academic e

Wanted by the Indepedence County Sheriff

November 15, 2006 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.