News of Other Days

March 7, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 16, 1993. 95 Years Ago

Jim Darmstaedter to seek JP position

March 7, 2006 NEWARK — Jim Darmstaedter of Newark has announced he will be seeking election to the District 6 position on the Independence County Quorum Court.

Guard hosts contest recognizes NIE week

March 7, 2006 More and more students are getting the chance to read about history as it happens because of the Batesville Daily Guard and its participation in Newspapers in Education. 

Woman arrested for stealing from burned home

March 7, 2006 HORSESHOE BEND — A woman caught allegedly stealing items from the home of a Horseshoe Bend man who recently died in a house fire, has been charged with theft of property and criminal trespassing

Man tries to set fire to apartment

March 7, 2006 CAVE CITY — It took two Cave City police officers to restrain and handcuff an 18-year-old man who tried to set fire to one of St.

Planners backtrack on Sonic decision

March 7, 2006 The Batesville Planning Commission may have made a mistake in recommending the city council approve a new driveway from Sonic to Dogwood Drive.