Junior firefighter loved life, family

September 26, 2006 WILLIFORD — Family and friends described Chris Allen Bodkins as a tall, skinny kid with bushy hair who loved life, was happy-go-lucky and had a passion for hunting and driving the “ragged

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September 26, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 6, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Judge hands down sentences in circuit court

September 26, 2006 The following persons have been sentenced in the Independence County Circuit Court following a plea agreement or guilty judgement by Judge John Dan Kemp, according to court records:

Suspect named in theft of toilet paper

September 26, 2006 A suspect in a breaking and entering and theft at a work shop at 185 Brown Lane reportedly told police she went to get what wouldn’t fit in her car and she left without taking anything.

Drug, DWI arrests made in Cave City

September 26, 2006 CAVE CITY — Cave City police officers made a drug arrest and a driving while intoxicated arrest over the weekend, Police Chief Vernon Gann said.

Man jailed after biting neighbor

September 26, 2006 A Batesville man is facing battery charges after he allegedly bit a neighbor’s breast when she tried to break up a fight between the man and his wife. 

Cave City man held for rape

September 26, 2006 A 30-year-old Cave City man has been arrested on charges of two counts of rape, a class Y felony, after he allegedly engaged in sexual intercourse or deviant sexual activity with a girl less than 14 y

Escalante speaks about his teaching philosophy

September 26, 2006 One of the most famous teachers in the world on Thursday told a capacity crowd at Lyon College that race, ethnicity and social status are no barrier to success in any endeavor if a person has the inne

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September 25, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 5, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO