Area Briefs

September 9, 2008 FEMA to cover hotel costs

Izard drugs arrests made

September 9, 2008 MELBOURNE - Following a recent drug eradication operation, Lester Darrell Garrison, 64, of Rose Lane in Melbourne was charged Sept. 2 in Izard County Circuit Court with four drug-related felonies.

Vendors vent frustrations over farmers market hours

September 9, 2008 A group of unhappy produce vendors attended Monday night's city planning commission meeting seeking a conditional use permit to operate a produce stand at a location other than the Batesville Farmer

News of other days

September 8, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 19, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

BPA accepting grant applicants

September 8, 2008 Batesville Preservation Association has announced that it will consider awarding grants of up to $2,000 per year for the stabilization, renovation and/or preservation of an Independence County buildin