School gets $207,000 grant

July 24, 2006 SOUTHSIDE — A $207,000 grant for technology will make the Southside School District rich in educational technology starting this fall.

Officials: Fair is successful

July 24, 2006 First the heat and then the rain took its toll on attendance at this year’s Independence County Fair, but fair officials say it was still successful with 11,247 paid admissions for the week-long

News of Other Days

July 24, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 3, 1993. 95 Years Ago

Young gets life without parole

July 24, 2006 ASH FLAT — Leslie Young of Cave City was sentenced Friday to life in prison without parole for a capital murder conviction, plus 40 years imprisonment for aggravated robbery, 13 years for two co

Water features help birds, other critters

July 21, 2006 Those of us who have flowers and shrubs know that water is a very important element this time of year. A daily watering isn’t uncommon at all.

Equipment fires reported

July 21, 2006 Batesville city workers escaped injury in an equipment explosion and fire Thursday afternoon, according to a report filed with Deputy Tim Conyers.

Cave board addresses transportation issues

July 21, 2006 CAVE CITY — Transportation was the main business of the night for the Cave City School Board’s regular meeting Monday, with bus driver changes being made and four old buses sold, Superinte

Accident sends man to hospital

July 21, 2006 An accident involving a motorcycle and a sport utility vehicle Thursday afternoon sent a Batesville man to a Memphis hospital with head injuries, according to Arkansas State Police Trooper David Jones