Thida man allegedly makes threats

September 18, 2007 Independence County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Darin Brewer said a Thida man threatened him and his family after he arrested the man on alcohol related charges.

Weekend wrecks claim two lives

September 17, 2007 Two people died and three others were injured in separate Sunday afternoon accidents, according to Arkansas State Police reports.

Water treatment to change; costs may go up

September 17, 2007 SOUTHSIDE — Environmental Protection Agency rule changes regarding surface water treatment plants is likely to cause costs to go up for customers of the Southside system, the Southside Public Wa

Children honored

September 14, 2007 Thousands of family members marked the loss of their children Tuesday, on the sixth anniversary of the 9-11 attacks, but closer to home others remembering their own children who have died. 

News of Other Days

September 14, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 27, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Task force considers waste fee

September 14, 2007 Let someone else deal with it. That’s the attitude toward solid waste that most other counties the size of Independence County have taken, according to Judge Bill Hicks.