Officers called to domestic

March 9, 2007 Independence County authorities responded to a domestic disturbance in east Batesville Thursday where a woman was “hollering for God to help her,” according to a witness.

Addiction documentary to air

March 9, 2007 Local cable customers will be able to view the HBO documentary series “The Addiction Project” next week, according to a news release.

Event set for March 30-31

March 9, 2007 The 17th Annual Batesville Ozark Hawg BBQ Championship will be March 30-31 at Riverside Park, according to a news release from the Kiwanis Club of Batesville.

Fleeing wanted man caught on tape

March 8, 2007 Wanted on outstanding warrants, Richmond D. Bishop was allegedly able to elude police for a few minutes Wednesday afternoon before being caught on East Main Street in Batesville.

Man with cash tells officer he’s indigent

March 8, 2007 Stopped and arrested twice while allegedly possessing large amounts of cash, a Batesville man, claiming to be indigent, has bonded out of jail on his charges, according to Independence County court an

Izard deputies make several arrests

March 8, 2007 MELBOURNE — Izard County deputies arrested a Melbourne man Sunday for driving while intoxicated, refusal to submit to a chemical test, driving on a suspended license and second-degree terroristi

Stage in their lives

March 8, 2007 Fifteen minutes to curtain, Beowulf can’t find his costume.   

News of Other Days

March 8, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 18, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Soldier heads home

March 8, 2007 A local soldier is returning home Friday from a tour in Iraq, nearly four months after he was shot in the neck.