County eyes new warning system

May 30, 2008 Local officials are looking at a new warning system to replace the outdated sirens that are currently in place throughout the county.

Work ‘part of ministry’

May 30, 2008 FLORAL - Eighty-one-year-old Cleo Schmidt would work five days a week at the Pleasant Plains Exxon station if her kids wouldn't worry about her. Instead she works three.

News of Other Days

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

Service News

May 29, 2008 SAN ANTONIO - Army Pvt. Corey J. Sample has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C.

Arrests made at Quail Run

May 29, 2008 MELBOURNE - The Quail Run Apartments in Melbourne was the site of recent multiple arrests, according to Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence.

Area Briefs

May 29, 2008 Sandtown place for event SANDTOWN - The annual homecoming at Lee's Chapel Church and cemetery at Sandtown will begin at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, according to a news release.

Religion Briefs

May 29, 2008 Gospel music announced Doc and Connie Spurlin will present gospel music and their puppet Rusty at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Catfish Wharf in Moorefield. The event is open to the public.