One man claims he was shot; another robbed

March 17, 2008 What was originally reported as a shooting at 430 Meade Lane around 4:30 Sunday morning turned out to be something different when officers arrived, according to Independence County Sheriff's Deputy

News of Other Days

March 17, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 28, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

News of Other Days

March 14, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 27, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Cowboy church moves into facility

March 14, 2008 CAVE CITY - Sixty-one attended Foothills Cowboy Church's first service in its new building Sunday at 595 Hilly Village Road, off U.S. Highway 167 south of Cave City, Pastor Lance Hames said.

Keller announces for JP

March 14, 2008 William W. "Bill" Keller has announced his candidacy as a Democrat for justice of the peace, District 7.

Shreve seeks District 5

March 14, 2008 Mark Shreve, a native and lifelong resident of Independence County, has filed for District 5 on the Independence County Quorum Court.

Fiancée denies drifter

March 14, 2008 Editor's note: This is the third in a four-part series about "The Arkansas Ghost," based on a recent lecture at Lyon College by Dr. Brooks Blevins, director of regional studies at Lyon.

Southside sewer expansion eyed

March 14, 2008 SOUTHSIDE - The Southside Public Water Authority board began taking steps Tuesday to possibly extend sewer service to the Allen Chapel Road and Newport Road areas, provided enough customers are will