Courage under fire

December 27, 2005 KANDAHAR, Afghanistan - Army Capt. Chad Swaims is in the business of saving lives.

News of Other Days

December 27, 2005 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 5, 1993. 89 Years Ago

Program to set record straight

December 27, 2005 Girls Going Global is a new program designed to dispel the myth that girls aren't interested in science and technology.

News of Other Days

December 23, 2005 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 4, 1993. 89 Years Ago

Several sentenced in circuit court

December 23, 2005 The following sentences were recently handed down in Circuit Court by Judge John Dan Kemp in negotiated plea bargains, according to documents from the Independence County Circuit Court:

City reviews health insurance bids

December 23, 2005 The city of Batesville has received bids for health insurance and may be calling a special council meeting next week to deal with the issue.

Wrapping it up

December 23, 2005 Some set their jaws and looked determined to finish the task at hand. Others picked items up, put them back down, then picked them up again, in an obvious mental struggle.

Moser named deputy of the year

December 22, 2005 Two deputies have been recognized for their dedication to special projects within the Independence County Sheriff's Office.