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.

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.

News of Other Days

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

Sex offender moves in

July 31, 2006 MELBOURNE — The Izard County Sheriff’s Office is notifying Wiseman area residents that a level 3 convicted sex offender is living in that area.

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. 

Kicking off Mighty Mite football?

July 28, 2006 MELBOURNE — While the sounds of pads slapping together, whistles blowing and cheerleaders chanting will begin to fill the area at schools around Independence County very soon, the same can&rsquo

News of Other Days

July 28, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 9, 1993. 95 YEARS AGO