Utilities panel OKs bid specs

June 27, 2006 Bid specifications for a new auditing firm topped the Batesville Utilities Commission’s agenda Monday night.

Bank to host fireworks display

June 27, 2006 Riverside Park will be the center of attention for the annual “Celebrate America” Fourth of July fireworks gala set for Tuesday in Batesville.

News of Other Days

June 27, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 8, 1993. 95 Years Ago

Sex offender listed in Pineville

June 27, 2006 MELBOURNE — A “sexually violent offender” has registered with the Izard County Sheriff’s Office, Sheriff Tate Lawrence announced Monday.

Cockateel returned to owners

June 27, 2006 CUSHMAN — Ara May and her 4-year-old daughter, Erin, came home one night last week to find their cockateels’ cage door open and their two birds, male and female, missing.