Shifting boxes blamed for wreck

March 1, 2006 A shifting load of cardboard boxes sent an 18-wheeler off the side of Ramsey Mountain just before 6:30 this morning. 

Council hears hike proposal

March 1, 2006 The Batesville Water Utility got a boost from the Batesville City Council Tuesday night as the aldermen gave a first reading to a pair of ordinances that would raise water and sewer rates over the nex

Old tanks for sale

February 28, 2006 Two old water tanks outside the Batesville city limits will be sold to the highest bidder.

Checkpoint results in arrests; stolen vehicle found

February 28, 2006 A sobriety checkpoint conducted Friday night at the intersection of state highways 177 and 223 resulted in the arrest of a Baxter County couple on numerous charges including possession of a controlled

Batesville student reports wallet missing

February 28, 2006 A Batesville High School student has reported his wallet, identification, credit card and money stolen from his gym bag while he was at football practice Monday afternoon.

Off-duty officer’s call leads to arrest

February 28, 2006 CAVE CITY — An off-duty Cave City police officer reported an apparent drunk driver Monday, leading to the arrest of 56-year-old Judy Little of 72 Grand Road, Cave City, Police Chief Vernon Gann

Cave City hires football coach

February 28, 2006 CAVE CITY — The Cave City School Board approved several personnel changes Monday, including hiring a new head football coach for the 2006-07 season, Superintendent Steven Green said in a written

News of Other Days

February 28, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 9, 1993. 89 Years Ago

Residents petition for rights

February 28, 2006 SOUTHSIDE — Saying it has been denied due process, a group of Southside citzens is fighting for its right to be heard.

Local vending company expands

February 28, 2006 NEWARK — Bill’s Vending is facing the future with new technology and a commitment to customers and the community.