News of Other Days

May 10, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 19, 1993. 95 Years Ago

Smoking ban burns out

May 10, 2006 Whether it’s the Ozark Hawg BBQ Championship, Pagan Pride Day or just someone hanging out with their children, smokers can breathe a sigh of relief knowing they can light up at Batesville&rsq

Professor publishes book

May 10, 2006 A Lyon College art professor replaced his brushes with a pen long enough to write a new book about his series of paintings inspired by his wife’s courageous battle with cancer.

Meetings to be aired

May 10, 2006 Batesville residents will soon get a front row pass to see firsthand what their government is doing.

Tornado victims get aid from Lyon

May 10, 2006 The Lyon College Athletic Department took to the field April 9, but instead of playing games, they fed the residents of a town left devastated in the wake of a killer tornado.

JPs vote to sell property

May 9, 2006 ASH FLAT — The Sharp County Quorum Court voted unanimously Monday to advertise the former Sharp Nursing Home property at Sidney for sale according to state bidding guidelines.

Erractic driver arrested for DWI

May 9, 2006 A Green Forest man has a June 7 court date after he was stopped early Sunday morning for allegedly driving across the center line several times and traveling at a slow rate of speed.

News of Other Days

May 9, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 18, 1993. 89 Years Ago

$51,000 raised

May 9, 2006 SOUTHSIDE — Independence County WalkAmercia 2006 was a success, raising $51,000 despite cool, damp weather and cloudy skies.