Planners sign pledge with Main Street

January 11, 2007 In what was described as “a step in paving the way for positive growth in the Historic Downtown Business District of Batesville,” the Batesville Planning Commission Monday night passed a r

Concord seeks superintendent

January 11, 2007 CONCORD — Superintendent David Burnley’s resignation was accepted by Concord School Board members Monday night.

Hutchins wins first TV round

January 11, 2007 NEW YORK — Harmonicist Kaleena Hutchins is one step closer to her dream of playing live in New York City. 

Young guilty on all counts

January 11, 2007 ASH FLAT — One hour after jurors began deliberating the fate of William Franklin Young, they returned with a verdict: Guilty on all counts.

News of Other Days

January 11, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 21, 1994. 78 YEARS AGO

Lyon student art exhibit opens

January 11, 2007 Art students at Lyon College are creating works that are “filled with excitement and energy,” and an exhibition in Kresge Gallery will put a spotlight on that work.

Burglaries, thefts reported

January 11, 2007 Theft of electronic equipment from an office and power washing equipment from a shop building at M & A Jones Construction company may be an “inside job,” according to a report filed wi

Wanted by the Indepedence County Sheriff

January 10, 2007 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.

City finds fire truck at good price

January 10, 2007 The Batesville City Council has agreed to waive competitive bidding for a new aerial platform truck for the fire department.