Trucking firm faces lawsuit

March 15, 2007 The family of a Batesville man killed in an auto accident during a snowstorm in Kansas is suing the truck driver they claim is responsible for his death.

Bond set for local men

March 14, 2007 Bond for a man arrested for possession and intent to deliver methamphetamine has been set at $25,000 by Circuit Court Judge John Norman Harkey.

Armed driver facing drug, firearm charges

March 14, 2007 Driving with his license plate in the back glass of his car got a Batesville man busted on charges of drug paraphernalia and traffic violations early this morning, according to police reports.

Suspect identified in theft of recovered truck

March 14, 2007 MELBOURNE — A suspect has been identified in the theft of a 2004 Chevrolet 1500 stolen from the Leland and Connie Jackson residence in Myron, according to Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence.

News of Other Days

March 14, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 24, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Child of fighting couple placed in state custody

March 14, 2007 With a four minute response time, police officers arrived at the home of a 2-year-old boy who was later taken into state custody after his parents were arrested on domestic violence and drug charges T

County celebrates power generation

March 14, 2007 It took a couple of tries, but Lock and Dam No. 2 went online Tuesday afternoon with Clarksville Light & Water executive Hugh Harrison flipping the switch. 

Wanted by the Independence County Sheriff

March 14, 2007 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.