Officers deal with domestic problems

August 10, 2006 A Batesville man required emergency treatment on his arm for a cut he suffered after he allegedly got mad, bit his ex-wife on the cheek and then ran his fist through her bedroom window Tuesday afterno

News of Other Days

August 10, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 20, 1993. 95 YEARS AGO

Melon fest entertainment includes Batesville born

August 10, 2006 CAVE CITY — The 27th annual Cave City Watermelon Festival entertainment starts at 6:30 tonight with 1950s style rock ‘n’ roll music, but lots of other musical entertainment is on tap

Filings create six mayoral races

August 10, 2006 ASH FLAT — Filings for political positions in Sharp County before Wednesday’s noon deadline created races for the mayors’ jobs in six cities, according to a filing list obtained from

Woman hurt in hit-and-run;

August 9, 2006 A Spring Valley woman was injured in a hit-and-run roll-over accident on Neeley Street Tuesday morning and the fleeing vehicle has not been found, according to a report filed by Independence County Sh

County looks at trash options

August 9, 2006 Independence County may have the opportunity to get out of the costly trash transfer business at a time when all of its equipment is in need of major repair or replacement.

Artists’ work now on display

August 9, 2006 The work of self-taught artists Sheila Cantrell and her daughter, Allison Cantrell, is now open for viewing at the Batesville Area Art Gallery on Main Street through August.