Parents, prosecutors poles apart on case

December 14, 2007 The parents of the alleged hazing are frustrated; they say they want justice for what was done to their sons, and they are not seeing enough results.  

News of Other Days

December 14, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 27, 1994.73 YEARS AGO

Childhood Sweethearts

December 13, 2007 It was the first time everyone could arrange their schedule for a long overdue vacation, and the entire Carpenter clan was looking forward to their week-long ski trip.

FutureFuel, Town Plaza file appeals

December 13, 2007 Independence County Tax Collector Janet Perkey recently finished collecting the bigger delinquent tax accounts when her office collected $91,226.49 from Arvesta Chemical Company.

City receives loan for wastewater expansion

December 13, 2007 Christmas has come early for the city of Batesville — local officials learned today the city has received a loan of up to $32 million from the Arkansas Clean Water State Revolving Loan Fund.

News of Other Days

December 13, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 23, 1994.73 YEARS AGO

Utility budget discussed

December 12, 2007 It’s budgets, budgets and more budgets this time of year for the Batesville City Council.

Insurance bids reviewed

December 12, 2007 Batesville city employees may soon begin to pay for a portion of their insurance coverage.

Couple killed in accident

December 12, 2007 Friends and family begin receiving calls around 10 p.m. Tuesday night notifying them that Dustin Carpenter and his wife, Sarah, were killed in an accident.