9-year-old recognized

July 1, 2008 When most 9-year-olds would rather be spending their summer outside with friends, watching television or being lazy, the same can't be said for Brittany Scrivner, who would rather be playing dominoe

Local bank is thinking green

July 1, 2008 These days, recycling is more important than ever, and one local bank is helping to promote it. Citizens Bank donated 1,200 green recycling bins to the Independence County Recycling Center this week.

News of other days

June 30, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 12, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Service news

June 30, 2008 FORT BENNING, Ga. - Pvt. Steven Winkle completed basic training with the U.S. Army National Guard at Fort Benning, Ga., on June 6.

Area Briefs

June 30, 2008 Ozark Folk Center to host Repair Day MOUNTAIN VIEW - The Ozark Folk Center will have a special "Repair Day" from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 18.