Chamber begins membership drive

January 17, 2006 The 2006 Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce membership drive will kick off Feb. 27 with no increase in membership fees.

News of Other Days

January 17, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 26, 1993. 89 Years Ago

Getting fit

January 17, 2006 Every year around this time people of all ages decide to take it upon themselves to make changes in their lives.

Motley to present lecture on Negro baseball leagues

January 16, 2006 Leroy “Satchel” Paige was such a gifted and feared pitcher that when he finally made it to the Major Leagues, they outlawed all of his pitches; James “Cool Papa” Bell was so fa

Pfeiffer man stabbed

January 16, 2006 A Pfeiffer man said he was attacked and stabbed early this morning by an unknown assailant when he went to pickup his girlfriend.

Four-day week to be discussed

January 16, 2006 NEWARK — The results of a survey sent to parents of the Cedar Ridge School District about a four-day school week will be discussed at 6:30 tonight in the board room of the central office on the

King’s mission remembered

January 16, 2006 On a night of reflection, the city of Batesville came together Sunday night to remember Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

‘Complete shellshock’

January 16, 2006 PLEASANT PLAINS — The state has taken over Midland School District, the superintendent has been replaced and the school board has been ousted.