Business, industry conference slated

April 28, 2006 The third annual Business and Industry Conference at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville is scheduled for May 17.

Warrant issued after high-speed chase

April 27, 2006 A warrant for class D felony fleeing has been issued for 21-year-old Ernesto Trevino of 275 Harkey Road following a two-county high-speed chase Saturday night.

News of Other Days

April 27, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 6, 1993. 95 Years Ago


April 27, 2006 The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville has entered into talks with Southern Illinois University about offering a bachelor’s degree at Batesville, local officials announced at

Fugitive returns; bond set at $100,000 cash

April 27, 2006 ASH FLAT — A Sharp County man who left a courtroom on the day of his scheduled trial and did not return gave himself up Friday at the county jail after five days as a fugitive, Sheriff Dale Weav

Wray appointed new Brown Professor of English

April 27, 2006 Lyon College has honored an English professor who’s well known for her expertise in the work of Flannery O’Connor by awarding her one of the college’s most prestigious endowed profes

Driver swerving on road arrested

April 27, 2006 CAVE CITY — A driver without a license who “was swerving all over the road” was arrested in Cave City on Saturday by police Sgt. Shane Hightower, Police Chief Vernon Gann said.