City election question clarified

March 3, 2006 Candidates in the city of Batesville will be able to file as Democrats, Republicans or independents, after all. 

New facility opens soon

March 3, 2006 After almost five years of work, the Eagle Mountain Assisted Living Center is finally ready to welcome residents. 

Cutting torch blamed for fire

March 3, 2006 A salvage yard fire destroyed trailers and burned several old tires in Southside Thursday morning. 

Pectol announces for re-election

March 2, 2006 Jerry Pectol has announced his intention to run for re-election for Ward 3, Position 2 on the Batesville City Council.

Baxter to run for council

March 2, 2006 John Baxter has announced his intention to run for election for Ward 4, Position 2 on the Batesville City Council. The seat is being vacated by Dana Mynatt, who has opted to run for mayor.

News of Other Days

March 2, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 11, 1993. 89 Years Ago

Woman killed in crash

March 2, 2006 A Ravenden woman died and a Cave City man was seriously injured following a head-on crash this morning. 

Backlog causing a problem

March 2, 2006 If you have an active warrant in Independence County, get ready for a visit from the warrants division of the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.