New buses to be purchased at Cave City

December 18, 2006 CAVE CITY — The Cave City School Board voted unanimously Thursday to solicit bids for two new route buses for the 2007-08 school year, Superintendent Steven Green said.

Fire destroys home

December 18, 2006 Smoldering rubble and a crumbling foundation are all that remains of the Sandra Brown residence following a fire of unknown origin late Friday night. 

UACCB receives $1.9M

December 18, 2006 The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville has been awarded $1.9 million from the U.S. Department of Labor, officials have announced.

News of Other Days

December 18, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 29, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Thefts, threats reported to sheriff’s office

December 18, 2006 Several guns and some household items were reportedly stolen from a Floral residence overnight Thursday, according to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

Man subdued by multiple Tasings

December 15, 2006 CAVE CITY — A Cave City man had to be Tased three times Thursday to be subdued and taken to jail, Police Chief Vernon Gann said this morning.

County wants out of trash business

December 15, 2006 With a 10-to-1 vote, the Independence County Quorum Court justices moved Monday night to lease the county-owned trash collection and transfer station to a private enterprise.

News of Other Days

December 15, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 28, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO