Sleeping driver gets rude awakening

January 16, 2007 The last thing Joey Gould expected when he headed home from work Friday morning was to wake up in his airborne car just before it hit the ground and rolled over several times.

Concord budget approved

January 15, 2007 CONCORD — The Concord Town Council adopted a 2007 budget last week that shows $79,772 in anticipated general fund revenue and $14,485 in anticipated street fund revenue.

News of Other Days

January 15, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 25, 1994. 78 YEARS AGO

Heart attack ruled as cause of crash

January 15, 2007 In spite of the efforts of several passers-by with medical training, a 73-year-old Batesville man apparently died of cardiac arrest following a one-vehicle accident this morning.

Weather watch continues

January 15, 2007 The weekend’s localized flooding may give way to a more substantial event tonight as waterways in Independence County continue to swell, according to officials with the National Weather Service

Flooding may be responsible for missing Cave City man

January 15, 2007 ASH FLAT — Authorities in Sharp and Izard counties were checking rain swollen streams for a missing Cave City man this morning, although they are unsure if the weather is involved in his disappe

Schedule discussed

January 15, 2007 The Batesville Water Utility could have a salary schedule in place by the end of this year, utilities commissioners were told at a special meeting Thursday.