Man charged with felony

June 5, 2006 Dale S. Taylor, 30, of Melbourne, has been formally charged in Independence County Circuit Court with possession of a firearm, a class B felony.

Two men stabbed

June 5, 2006 Two men who were reportedly being treated for gunshot wounds at White River Medical Center early Sunday morning were later determined to be the victims of a knife fight, according to Deputy Ernie G

That Pierson boy

June 5, 2006 At 30, he had given up all hope of getting his life back on track.

News of Other Days

June 5, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 11, 1993. 95 Years Ago

Restraining order filed

June 5, 2006 A local nursing home has filed for a restraining order against a resident’s daughter who refused to stop giving her mother IV medication, according to Independence County Circuit Court docume

Man dies in bike, SUV crash

June 5, 2006 A Batesville man who had turned 33 on Wednesday died after his motorcycle was hit head-on. According to a report filed by Deputy Randy Jones, the accident occurred around 6:50 a.m. Saturday.

Batesville delegation visiting China

June 2, 2006 While a delegation from Batesville is visiting a new Sister City, those back home can keep up with the trip’s activities on a daily blog.

Greenway Pierce remembered by friends

June 2, 2006 Greenway Pierce served his country, his community and his city, and will long be remembered for sharing his smiling face and positive conversation with the morning “roundtable coffee drinkers&rd