Wanted by the Indepedence County Sheriff

September 15, 2006 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.

Man endangers three children’s lives

September 15, 2006 CAVE CITY — A Cave Creek Road man led Cave City Police Chief Vernon Gann on a high-speed chase west of town shortly after noon Thursday, and Gann did not realize that three small children were i

Guardsmen reunion planned

September 15, 2006 They’ve been called out in the dead of night, in both frigid and sweltering temperatures, left their homes and families to travel to far-off lands, defended our country and way of life, and in t

Board approves budget

September 15, 2006 Ahead of its annual report to the public, the Batesville School Board approved the 2006-07 proposed budget Wednesday during a special-called meeting at the district office.

Part of street to be closed

September 15, 2006 Part of Harrison Street in Batesville will be closed Sunday so Batesville Water Utilities employees can replace a main sewer line, according to Jerry Jeffery, assistant to the manager.

4th victim comes forward

September 15, 2006 MELBOURNE — Another victim has come forward against Jerry Lee Kerr, according to Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence.

Enrollment, board in-service hours discussed

September 14, 2006 CAVE CITY — Enrollment at Cave City School, including its Evening Shade campus, totals 1,334, Superintendent Steven Green reported Tuesday during the district’s annual report to the public

Council wants citations issued

September 14, 2006 Condemnations and citations took up the biggest portion of the Batesville City Council meeting Tuesday night.

Inmate gave no warning, sheriff says

September 14, 2006 ASH FLAT — A Sharp County jail inmate who apparently committed suicide in his cell had shown no indication that he might do such a thing, Sheriff Dale Weaver said this morning.

News of Other Days

September 14, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 24, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO