News of Other Days

December 8, 2005 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 17, 1992. 89 Years Ago

Family escapes burning home

December 8, 2005 NEWARK - A sleeping Newark family escaped death or injury thanks to alert neighbors and friends when their home burned to the ground early this morning.

Neighbors report fire

December 7, 2005 A Batesville home was destroyed Tuesday afternoon after a fire broke out in the attic.

News of Other Days

December 7, 2005 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 16, 1992. 89 Years Ago

Bones found: ‘100% human’

December 7, 2005 HORSESHOE BEND - The search for Bridgett Sellars may be over. Authorities were told that bones found in a septic system last week are human remains.

Batesville, Chinese city partner

December 7, 2005 In an effort to build stronger economic and cultural ties with an international community, Batesville has opened a door to a city in China.

Lack of grant money costs county $47K

December 7, 2005 MELBOURNE - Izard County will be forced to pay an extra $47,897 for the recent "phase one" courthouse renovations, Izard County Judge Rayburn Finley told the quorum court Tuesday night.

Christmas Brings Hope will deliver food boxes

December 7, 2005 Christmas can be a financially difficult time, especially for families whose resources are already stretched very thin. For these people there is help, thanks to Christmas Brings Hope.