Second traffic stop nabs wanted felon

February 27, 2007 Released from a traffic stop due to a computer glitch Sunday morning, a Batesville woman was arrested on a second traffic stop just minutes later, according to police reports.

Three cited for various violations

February 27, 2007 CAVE CITY — An 18-year-old Poughkeepsie man was arrested Saturday in Cave City and taken to jail for the purchase and possession of intoxicating liquor by a minor and driving on a suspended lice

City to build new walking trail

February 27, 2007 Batesville will soon be adding another parks facility to its list — a walking trail along Poke Bayou, Parks Director Randy Palmer told the commission Wednesday night.  

Judge orders $1M bond

February 27, 2007 MELBOURNE — A Sage man is charged with five counts of rape of a child and five charges of sexual assault against a child in Izard County Circuit Court, Sheriff Tate Lawrence said Monday.

News of Other Days

February 27, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 9, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

News of Other Days

February 26, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 8, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Local man hit by semi truck

February 26, 2007 A Batesville businessman was killed when he stopped to offer aid to a stranded motorist in Kansas on Saturday.

Deputy spots fire at LP tank storage lot

February 26, 2007 A potential disaster was averted at a local liquid petroleum plant Friday when a sheriff’s deputy noticed smoke and flames coming from a utility pole amid storage tanks.

Woman recognized for 45 years

February 26, 2007 Just out of high school in 1961, and not wanting to go to college, Hula Bailey decided to go to work at the newly opened White-Rodger’s plant in Batesville.

Donating love

February 26, 2007 Carla Briscoe can’t take her nephew Jonathan to McDonald’s Playland anymore.