’06 budget review begins

April 20, 2006 A new Census would undoubtedly raise the official population of Batesville, officials say, and with it, the amount of tax revenue.

News of Other Days

April 20, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 29, 1993. 89 Years Ago

Woman reports scam involving credit card

April 20, 2006 Claiming to be a representative of the federal government, a man with a Middle Eastern accent and a Canadian area code, has been calling a Batesville woman trying to get personal information.

Lucy’s travels

April 20, 2006 Not often is it that you find a man who worked as a rancher, chicken doctor and on the atomic bomb, but Hubert Joe Lucy did.

Boozer visits chief’s office, gets arrested

April 20, 2006 CAVE CITY — A 26-year-old man who came to the Cave City Police Department drunk and disorderly Wednesday to complain about a littering ticket that his girlfriend got recently was arrested and

Man with knife taken to jail

April 19, 2006 Standing in the middle of the road brandishing a knife and saying people were trying to kill him, a McHue man was arrested early Saturday morning for public intoxication.

Task force put on hold

April 19, 2006 A utilities task force meeting scheduled for Tuesday night was canceled due to new revelations about underbilling and other tax initiatives that may be facing the county in the upcoming election.

Festival to begin

April 19, 2006 More than 8,000 people are expected to converge on Batesville this weekend for the 27th annual Arkansas Scottish Festival, according to Lyon College officials.

One Senior, one car

April 19, 2006 There’s something to be said about fast cars and freedom. Come May 27, one graduating senior will receive the keys to a brand new 2006 Ford Mustang, compliments of Freedom Ford in Melbourne.