City to have first clerk’s race in 16 years

October 17, 2006 For the first time in 16 years, Batesville has a city clerk’s race. Incumbent Denise May Johnston will face challenger Deborah L. Richardson in the Nov. 7 general election.

News of Other Days

October 16, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 26, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Asa about Foley: ‘I’m disgusted’

October 16, 2006 After talking to a group of supporters at the Independence County Republican Party headquarters, Republican gubernatorial candidate Asa Hutchinson told the Guard that despite the negativity coming fro

Soldiers Remembered

October 16, 2006 Rain fell on the crowd during a soldier memorial dedication Sunday at the Arkansas Army National Guard Armory in Batesville.

Lyon Hall of Fame to recognize four

October 13, 2006 Lyon College will honor four longtime supporters by inducting three of them into the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame and giving the fourth the Service Award on Oct. 21 during Homecoming 2006.

Three people facing forgery charges

October 13, 2006 Felony forgery warrants, totaling 41 counts, have been issued for three suspects in separate cases in Independence County, according to court affidavits.