Oct 31 2002 by Andrea Bruner
No matter if the winner is a Democrat or Republican, residents of the northwest corner of Independence County will have a new representative on the quorum court next year.
Oct 31 2002 by admin
Keith Jackson will speak at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at Independence Hall on the campus of the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville.
Oct 31 2002 by Guard Staff
NEWARK – Voters in Newark will have a choice for mayor between three candidates, the incumbent Edward Warren, who is seeking a second term, and his two challengers, Randy Hendrix and Benny Barber.
Oct 31 2002 by Janice Fae Mitchell
OXFORD – Residents in the City of Oxford will have a decision this election between incumbent Mayor Larry E.
The Independence County clerk’s office will be open from 8 a.m. to noon for those who would like to vote early.
SULPHUR ROCK – In Sulphur Rock, Mayor Bill Yopp will face challenger Kendall Batson for the position of mayor.
Yopp was not available for comment.
Oct 31 2002 by Larry Stroud
HARDY – Seven candidates will be on the Tuesday election ballot in Hardy. All are running as independent candidates.
Oct 31 2002 by Clyde McGinnis
145 YEARS AGO
In this issue we chronicle the death of M’me Julia Audiger, who died at her residence in this place Sunday morning, the 11th inst.
AUGUSTA, Ga. (AP) – ‘Tis the season to be frightened, and tales of haunted buildings on the campus of Augusta State University do the trick for many faculty and students.
Oct 30 2002 by admin
Tyson Todd of Batesville reported to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office a stolen gun.
Oct 30 2002 by Clyde McGinnis
145 Years Ago
We take great pleasure in recommending the steamer Return of which a notice appears in our reading column, besides the advertisement, to the favor and patronage of our readers.
Debbie Allen has been named interim president and chief executive officer of the Independence County Economic Development Foundation, board chairman Leslie Frensley announced.