Election day is Tuesday

September 18, 2006 With Tuesday fast approaching, Cedar Ridge superintendent Dr. Ann Webb is encouraging patrons to go to the polls and vote for the proposed millage increase.

Ozarka has high numbers

September 18, 2006 Melbourne — Ozarka College has again exceeded its record for enrollment during the fall 2006 semester, officials have announced.

News of Other Days

September 18, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 28, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

One charged, others released

September 18, 2006 A rural Batesville man remains in jail after being formally charged with possession of methamphetamine with the intent to deliver and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to a court affidavit f

Man endangers three children’s lives

September 15, 2006 CAVE CITY — A Cave Creek Road man led Cave City Police Chief Vernon Gann on a high-speed chase west of town shortly after noon Thursday, and Gann did not realize that three small children were i

Guardsmen reunion planned

September 15, 2006 They’ve been called out in the dead of night, in both frigid and sweltering temperatures, left their homes and families to travel to far-off lands, defended our country and way of life, and in t

Board approves budget

September 15, 2006 Ahead of its annual report to the public, the Batesville School Board approved the 2006-07 proposed budget Wednesday during a special-called meeting at the district office.

Part of street to be closed

September 15, 2006 Part of Harrison Street in Batesville will be closed Sunday so Batesville Water Utilities employees can replace a main sewer line, according to Jerry Jeffery, assistant to the manager.

4th victim comes forward

September 15, 2006 MELBOURNE — Another victim has come forward against Jerry Lee Kerr, according to Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence.

Man faces multiple traffic charges

September 15, 2006 A 23-year-old Batesville man, who listed his occupation as disabled, was arrested on multiple traffic charges after he was reportedly seen speeding away from a convenience store early Wednesday mornin