Smoke testing scheduled for Monday

August 11, 2006 Batesville Water Utilities will be smoke testing the sewer collection system in west Batesville from North Heights to the Poke Bayou beginning Monday, according to Jerry Jeffery, assistant to the util

Water, Sewer commission abolished

August 10, 2006 NEWARK — The Newark City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to abolish the Water and Sewer Commission, Recorder-treasurer Joanne Langston said. The vote followed a personnel session.

News of Other Days

August 10, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 20, 1993. 95 YEARS AGO

Batesville students to head back Aug. 21

August 10, 2006 Batesville School District classes will begin Aug. 21, and lunch will be served. The last day of class will be May 25, 2007. Web site for the school is

Officers deal with domestic problems

August 10, 2006 A Batesville man required emergency treatment on his arm for a cut he suffered after he allegedly got mad, bit his ex-wife on the cheek and then ran his fist through her bedroom window Tuesday afterno

Melon fest entertainment includes Batesville born

August 10, 2006 CAVE CITY — The 27th annual Cave City Watermelon Festival entertainment starts at 6:30 tonight with 1950s style rock ‘n’ roll music, but lots of other musical entertainment is on tap