Assaults reported

February 25, 2008 A Sunday afternoon fight in Desha sent one person to jail on drug and assault charges, according to Deputy Darin Brewer with the Independence County Sheriff's Office.

Ad contest under way

February 25, 2008 Imagine having a living textbook in the classroom, allowing students to read about history as it is happening.

News of Other Days

February 22, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 6, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Task force discusses tournament parking, safety

February 22, 2008 CAVE CITY - Community members and Cave City School staff toured the new high school parking lot and gymnasium during a recent Achievement Task Force meeting, and began planning for the Class 3A Stat

O’Neal: Updates at West lagging

February 22, 2008 Construction at the West Magnet campus is taking more than a month longer than originally planned, Batesville School District facilities coordinator Richard O'Neal told the school board Tuesday nigh

Three face alcohol, drug related charges

February 22, 2008 A local woman has been arrested for selling alcohol to minors, while two men are facing drug charges in a separate incident after officers allegedly found a large amount of meth at the scene.