Lake View won battle, lost war

May 20, 2004 After battling in court for a decade, the tiny Lake View School District that "won" its legal battle to force improvements in school funding was forced Monday against its will to merge with the Bar

She’s my hero

May 19, 2004 My life changed 19 years ago when the doctor told me I was expecting a baby. No longer was it just me; I had another person depending on me ... a little person.

See you at the polls

May 18, 2004 Today is Primary Election Day, which means it's the day I have to go cancel out at least one of my dad's votes.


May 14, 2004 Response to opinion Re: "Easy as ABC" Editorial Appearing Wednesday, May 12, 2004 Angelia:

Nothing like a good novel

May 14, 2004 The summer reading season is upon us again. I'm looking forward to evenings at home without papers to grade or classes to prepare.

Those were the days

May 13, 2004 Of all the changes in the newspaper business since I went to work for the Batesville Daily Guard in December of 1980, the most startling - and most helpful - may have been digital cameras.

Lost and found

May 12, 2004 I hear people say things happen for a reason, and sometimes when I ponder over a sequence of events which led to a certain occurrence, I can see where things may just, in fact, happen for a reason.