Man, truck pulled from river

March 22, 2007 With his pickup truck sinking into the water of the White River, Justin Bracewell found himself entertaining a lunch hour crowd at Kennedy Park Wednesday as he scrambled to climb out a window to stay

Wanted by the Independence County Sheriff

March 21, 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.

News of Other Days

March 21, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 31, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Weekend of violence keeps officers busy

March 21, 2007 A Batesville man has been charged with domestic battery after he allegedly wouldn’t let his girlfriend leave Wal-Mart early Saturday morning.  

Memories of the Heart

March 21, 2007 HEBER SPRINGS — It’s a mild and pleasant morning outside Kathy Fulcher’s country home.

When a family member has cancer

March 21, 2007 If someone has cancer, the children in the family need to be told about it, Mary Machen, director of community outreach for CARTI Inc.

City may nix commission

March 21, 2007 The Batesville City Council has plans to abolish the city’s utilities commission, the Guard has learned.

Morning wreck kills local man

March 20, 2007 A one-vehicle crash around 8:30 this morning claimed the life of a Batesville man after his pickup truck crashed into a deep ravine on Highway 167 north of Pleasant Plains.