Child incident ends with attempted suicide

July 30, 2008 SOUTHSIDE - When Jennifer Bays went back inside her home with a police officer in tow, the two found the man accused of beating her child on the sofa holding a gun.

Tragic stories told in songs

July 30, 2008 In February 1886, Little Johnny Lee, forced by his father to go to a gristmill in a deep snow, died of exposure, exhausted and alone miles from his home.

Sports Briefs

July 29, 2008 Olympics INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Paul Hamm had the best medical care there is, and the drive and determination to make yet another spectacular comeback. What he didn't have was enough time.

News of other days

July 29, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 9, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

OB/GYN joins WRMC staff

July 29, 2008 Dr. Clint Melton has announced the association of Dr. Meriden Glasgow at the OB/GYN Center. Glasgow is a member of the medical staff at White River Medical Center.

Man charged with DWI, endangering child

July 29, 2008 A man charged with several traffic violations following a two-vehicle wreck Friday night is also facing charges of endangering the welfare of his 4-year-old daughter, according to Independence County

Pistol, machete found at domestic site

July 29, 2008 Police say they found a 9 mm Luger pistol and a three-foot machete in the home of a man being charged with domestic violence Monday afternoon.

Polling site approved

July 29, 2008 NEWARK - The Cedar Ridge School Board heard some good news at its meeting last week.