Teen death investigated

October 29, 2007 The cause of death of a Batesville teen early Sunday morning is under investigation by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office, according to Sheriff Keith Bowers.

Officials look for silver lining

October 26, 2007 Despite the loss of 600 jobs directly and indirectly and $27 million in local revenue with the closing of GDX Automotive, Jonah Shumate said this can still be turned into something positive for the co

$11 eyed for trash

October 26, 2007 After five meetings the Solid Waste Task Force presented a proposal to the Independence County Solid Waste Committee, but Thursday night that committee went a different way.

News of Other Days

October 25, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 4, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Domestic assault reported to authorities

October 25, 2007 A Batesville woman with cuts to her face told authorities her husband pointed an unloaded gun at her and pulled the trigger during an argument.