Jim Lewis joins school board

June 14, 2006 The Batesville School Board appointed Jim Lewis as its newest director at a special-called meeting Tuesday.

News of Other Days

June 13, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 23, 1993. 95 Years Ago

Commissioner resigns

June 13, 2006 Another planning commissioner has resigned. Mickey Powell announced his resignation effective immediately in a letter dated May 26 to Batesville Planning Commission chairwoman Carma Osborn.

65-acre site set for new industrial location

June 13, 2006 Sixty-five acres of land recently purchased just south of Pfeiffer on Highway 167 for a new industrial park will be discussed by Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce board members at noon Wednesday at

Rural fire departments irked

June 13, 2006 Rural fire chiefs didn’t like a resolution approved by the Independence County Quorum Court last month and they let the court know about it Monday night.

Lyon prof has his eyes on community, beyond

June 13, 2006 Editor’s Note: This is another in a series of articles about the involvement of Lyon College faculty and staff in the community. By Wil Shane Lyon College News Bureau

Guns, boat, mower, jewelry stolen

June 13, 2006 A woman in the process of moving into a new home returned to her residence Monday evening to find it burglarized and several guns missing.