Record of community

August 15, 2006 I read about the fire that destroyed the West Memphis newspaper, The Evening Times, with a sinking heart. Their printing press, computer system and advertising and news files are all gone.

Some happy homeowners

August 15, 2006 I would like to take full credit for the recent installation of stop signs along Boswell, Main and College streets.

Letter to the editor

August 15, 2006 Dear Editor: I’m sure everyone has heard about “Our Kids First.” In September in Newark, the Cedar Ridge Schools will be asking us to vote for an 8 mill increase.


August 11, 2006 Captions get attention Dear Editor:  Two captions caught my attention in Wednesday’s Batesville Guard: 1) “County looks at trash options.”

Independent thinking

August 9, 2006 Many believe the race for governor will be neck and neck between Republican Asa Hutchinson and Democrat Mike Beebe and any diversions could be costly.

Letters to the Editor

August 9, 2006 The town is imaginaryJust say no To start off with I have a question, how can you file for a position that don’t exist in a town that don’t exist?  

No nonsense addiction

August 8, 2006 I am a Star Wars freak, and I know it. I admit it. I don’t care who knows it. I don’t want a 12-step program; I’m happy just being me.

Letters to the Editor

August 7, 2006 Dear editor: Page 4 of the July 28, 2006, Guard features the type of stories we enjoy and a big reason we keep subscribing. Thanks, Larry Stroud, for the good stories.