Truck destroyed

August 3, 2006 A quick thinking Batesville man saved his home from damage but lost his pickup truck in a fire Wednesday afternoon. 

Task force presents recommendations

August 3, 2006 An independent task force has made several recommendations to the city’s utility so another billing error isn’t likely to occur.

Candidates file

August 3, 2006 A number of people have filed for Southside positions in the upcoming municipal elections, with at least one contested race in the proposed town council. Among the recent municipal filings are:

News of Other Days

August 3, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 13, 1993. 95 YEARS AGO

Burgess, Pacers to be honored

August 2, 2006 Sonny Burgess & the Pacers, who will be featured durng the upcoming Cave City Watermelon Festival, will be inducted into the Rockabilly Hall of Fame at 7 p.m.

Parade set for Saturday

August 2, 2006 Everyone loves a parade and starting at 10 a.m. Saturday the 2006 White River Water Carnival parade will get under way.

Miss Batesville crowned

August 2, 2006 Working out in a gym for two hours during the day and swimming in jeans at night paid off for 20-year-old Lauren Elise Wilson.

News of Other Days

August 2, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 12, 1993. 95 YEARS AGO

Pact, hard work leads to win

August 2, 2006 MOUNTAIN HOME — Hard work pays off in many different ways, and one area man found that out recently by winning a national contest.

Men arrested after harassing woman

August 1, 2006 Two men who were allegedly harassing a woman with two flats were arrested on multiple charges and placed under a drug investigation hold around 3:30 Sunday afternoon.