Woman recognized for 45 years

February 26, 2007 Just out of high school in 1961, and not wanting to go to college, Hula Bailey decided to go to work at the newly opened White-Rodger’s plant in Batesville.

Donating love

February 26, 2007 Carla Briscoe can’t take her nephew Jonathan to McDonald’s Playland anymore.

News of Other Days

February 26, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 8, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Local man hit by semi truck

February 26, 2007 A Batesville businessman was killed when he stopped to offer aid to a stranded motorist in Kansas on Saturday.

Alex’s World

February 23, 2007 MELBOURNE — The 13 portraits of 4-year-old Alex Bennett that line the hallway of his mother Mandi’s small apartment stop smiling as they near his bedroom.

Bloody feuds romanticized

February 23, 2007 Family feuds such as the infamous Hatfield-McCoy Feud are violent, nasty events that often become romanticized years after they end because they make good stories, historian Dr.

Local soldier to appear on CNN

February 23, 2007 A local soldier will be among those featured on tonight’s broadcast of “Anderson Cooper 360” discussing a coffeehouse on a military base in Iraq. 

Arrest made for identity fraud, forgery

February 22, 2007 Police hope the arrest of a Batesville woman who reportedly admitted to stealing identities and getting credit cards will close some cases for them.

Two jailed for domestic violence

February 22, 2007  An argument that led to a full fledged fight between a couple Tuesday night resulted in both going to jail.

Baby death believed to be sids

February 22, 2007 A 6-month-old baby girl was rushed to the White River Medical Center early this morning where she was pronounced dead by Independence County Coroner Hardy Willis, according to a report from the Indepe