Izard Co. towns to see several political races

August 14, 2006 MELBOURNE — Four of seven towns in Izard County produced races for mayor by the filing deadline Wednesday, according to information from the Izard County Clerk’s Office.

New day care center opens today

August 14, 2006 In response to the increasing need for quality child care in Independence County, First United Methodist Church in Batesville has opened a full-time day care center.

City deals with power problem

August 14, 2006 Batesville City Hall conducted business with gas generators furnishing electrical power for the better part of the day Friday.

News of Other Days

August 14, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 24, 1993. 95 YEARS AGO

Lincoln, others dedicated to marketing site

August 14, 2006 MELBOURNE — For approximately two hours Thursday afternoon officials discussed the realms of possibilities for marketing the now empty Boeing facility located in Melbourne.