Cash seeking another term as JP

February 15, 2008 Bill Cash, 71, of 1692 Hill St. is seeking re-election to the position of justice of the peace, District 9, of the Independence County Quorum Court in the May Democratic primary.

Campuses expanding

February 15, 2008 Batesville Superintendant Ted Hall and facilities director Richard O'Neal are enthusiastic about the growing pains their campuses are experiencing.

Industry to relocate

February 15, 2008 SOUTHSIDE - The ongoing installation of a sewer system in the Southside area is already showing its potential to attract industry, Southside Public Water Authority manager John Richardson said this

Judge tosses lawsuit; county plans appeal

February 15, 2008 Independence County Judge Bill Hicks said today that the dismissal of the county's lawsuit against the makers of ephedrine and pseudoephedrine was disappointing to him personally, but that the lawye

News of Other Days

February 14, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 24, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

‘Miracle’ man celebrates life

February 14, 2008 Robert Herrington is 41 today. To some, that may not sound like a big accomplishment, but 23 years ago he was in a serious accident - so serious that first responders believed he was dead.

Flowers added to lunch order

February 14, 2008 Elma Raye Hunter had just ordered lunch and was not paying any attention when a young man entered the restaurant with a container of flowers.

McSpadden will remian

February 14, 2008 Don McSpadden has announced that he will not be a candidate for circuit judge.

Pets find shelter

February 13, 2008 Lisa Shriner and her family emerged from the storm shelter after the tornado hit Zion last week to find their home and material possessions were gone, so she immediately started searching frantically