Crash victim climbs bank to flag motorist

May 23, 2007 A Floral woman, injured when her car ran off the road near Sulphur Rock Monday morning, had to scramble up a steep bank to flag down a passing motorist for help, according to police records.

News of Other Days

May 23, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 3, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

School gets grant to start program

May 23, 2007 CAVE CITY — Radio instructor Ben Johnson announced to the school board Monday that Cave City Middle School has been awarded a $40,000 grant, Superintendent Stephen Green said.

Physician enjoys role as ‘SWAT doc’

May 23, 2007 Holding a police radio in a hand that’s more accustomed to the cool metal of a stethoscope, local physician Doug Bernard has officially become a “SWAT doc.”

Rose, Allen, others retire

May 23, 2007 During a brief regular meeting Monday night, the Batesville Board of Directors said goodbye to more than 250 years of teaching experience.

Wanted by the Independence County Sheriff

May 22, 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.

Board considers tower options

May 22, 2007 CHARLOTTE — High speed Internet service may soon become a reality for patrons in the Cedar Ridge School District and surrounding rural areas.

BHS seniors rake in scholarship money

May 22, 2007 Though it wasn’t announced at graduation, the Batesville High School class of 2007 accepted a record $2,090,658 in scholarship money.