Museum to host lemonade party

August 1, 2006 As has become a local tradition, Old Independence Regional Museum will hand out cool lemonade on its lawn at 380 South Ninth, immediately following the White River Water Carnival parade.

News of Other Days

August 1, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 11, 1993. 95 YEARS AGO

Fulton County fair celebrating 86 years

August 1, 2006 SALEM — The Fulton County Fair will open Aug. 8 at the Fulton County Fairgrounds, Highway 62, west in Salem. The fair is celebrating 86 years and will offer new exhibits and events this year.

Marcella family wins district

August 1, 2006 MARCELLA — The Perry Meeks family of Marcella has been announced as the state’s Northcentral District Farm Family of the Year.

Tina Montgomery

July 31, 2006 Tina Montgomery has taught a generation at Batesville’s Central Elementary, but she’s decided it’s time to go home. 

News of Other Days

July 31, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 10, 1993. 95 YEARS AGO

Bench warrants issued in separate theft cases

July 31, 2006 Felony bench warrants have been issued for two Independence County men on separate charges of theft of property as well as terroristic acts and illegal possession of a firearm.

Traffic committee discusses ideas

July 31, 2006 A few citizens of downtown Batesville met with city council members Friday afternoon to share ideas about how to deal with traffic problems in Batesville.