Sales tax received

March 28, 2007 The money from a one-eighth cent citywide sales tax has started coming in, Batesville City Clerk Denise Johnston said.

Residents join crime program

March 28, 2007 Fed up with thefts, drugs, sex offenders, muggings and other illegal activities in their neighborhood, a group of downtown Batesville residents are taking action.

Surveillance tape leads to woman’s arrest

March 28, 2007 After admitting on tape to taking money from her employer, a Batesville woman has been charged with felony theft, according to a court affidavit filed by Lt.

News of Other Days

March 28, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 7, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Farmers’ market ideas sought

March 28, 2007 For the years the Bateville Farmer’s Market has been operating without much organization with vendors showing up when they can with products they’ve either grown or obtained for resale.

News of Other Days

March 27, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 6, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Call leads to arrest

March 27, 2007 A call of a suspicious person in a residential neighborhood Monday has led to the recovery of money from a commercial burglary and the arrest of a Batesville man.

Pfeiffer water customers help find leaks in system

March 27, 2007 Customers of the Pfeiffer Public Water Authority have been very helpful recently in alerting authorities to leaks in the system, Jerry Jeffery, assistant to the manager of Batesville Water Utilities,

Payment on delivery

March 27, 2007 I read recently about a Cincinnati pizza place that has on its boxes wanted posters for parents accused of failing to pay child support.

Missouri inmate captured in Calico Rock

March 27, 2007 MELBOURNE — A man who allegedly escaped from a Missouri Department of Correction facility was captured in Izard County last week, Sheriff Tate Lawrence said.