Man charged with felony

June 5, 2006 Dale S. Taylor, 30, of Melbourne, has been formally charged in Independence County Circuit Court with possession of a firearm, a class B felony.

Two men stabbed

June 5, 2006 Two men who were reportedly being treated for gunshot wounds at White River Medical Center early Sunday morning were later determined to be the victims of a knife fight, according to Deputy Ernie G

Batesville delegation visiting China

June 2, 2006 While a delegation from Batesville is visiting a new Sister City, those back home can keep up with the trip’s activities on a daily blog.

Greenway Pierce remembered by friends

June 2, 2006 Greenway Pierce served his country, his community and his city, and will long be remembered for sharing his smiling face and positive conversation with the morning “roundtable coffee drinkers&rd

Female jailers claim discrimination

June 1, 2006 Three Independence County employees, who say they were passed over for promotion because of their gender, are suing Sheriff Keith Bowers.

News of Other Days

June 1, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 10, 1993. 95 Years Ago

Man arrested for DWI

June 1, 2006 A Batesville man, acting suspicious at a stop light, was arrested early this morning for driving while intoxicated and other traffic violations, according to Deputy John Carroll.