Burglary, theft reported

May 10, 2006 Burglary of a Pleasant Plains residence has netted thieves approximately $20,000 worth of jewelry, electronics and household goods, according to Deputy Michael Anderson.

Man given court date in hit, run accident

May 10, 2006 CAVE CITY — Cave City Police Cpl. Aaron Presser arrested a 29-year-old Rainey Lane man following a hit and run accident Monday, Police Chief Vernon Gann said.

Smoking ban burns out

May 10, 2006 Whether it’s the Ozark Hawg BBQ Championship, Pagan Pride Day or just someone hanging out with their children, smokers can breathe a sigh of relief knowing they can light up at Batesville&rsq

Meetings to be aired

May 10, 2006 Batesville residents will soon get a front row pass to see firsthand what their government is doing.

Midland gets good report card

May 10, 2006 PLEASANT PLAINS — Acting Superintendent Dr. Charles Vondran had some words of encouragement for the more than 60 patrons who attended a meeting at Midland High School Tuesday.

News of Other Days

May 10, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 19, 1993. 95 Years Ago

JPs vote to sell property

May 9, 2006 ASH FLAT — The Sharp County Quorum Court voted unanimously Monday to advertise the former Sharp Nursing Home property at Sidney for sale according to state bidding guidelines.

Erractic driver arrested for DWI

May 9, 2006 A Green Forest man has a June 7 court date after he was stopped early Sunday morning for allegedly driving across the center line several times and traveling at a slow rate of speed.

$51,000 raised

May 9, 2006 SOUTHSIDE — Independence County WalkAmercia 2006 was a success, raising $51,000 despite cool, damp weather and cloudy skies.