Wilkes seeks re-election as Sharp District 9 JP

February 5, 2008 EVENING SHADE - Buell Wilkes, 53, of rural Evening Shade has announced he will seek re-election as District 9 justice of the peace on the Sharp County Quorum Court, subject to the May 20 Democratic

Police seek help

February 5, 2008 A man last seen walking down Lilly Street in west Batesville on Jan. 27 has been listed as a missing person with the Independence County Sheriff's Office.

Code ready for review

February 5, 2008 The Batesville Planning Commission voted Monday night to submit its first draft of a new subdivision code for public viewing and input.

News of Other Days

February 4, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 14, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Johnson returned to Melbourne

February 4, 2008 Seth Johnson, 30, of Melbourne, who was being held for Izard County authorities in the Okanogan County Jail in Omak, Wash., was transported to the Izard County jail in Melbourne.