Café patron threatened with flashlight

September 7, 2007 A Newark man called 911 after being reportedly being cussed by employees and threatened with a flashlight Tuesday night, according to Independence County Deputy Duane Grice.

Publisher lived his dreams

September 7, 2007 In 1946 six prisoners were trying to escape from Alcatraz; bikinis went on sale in Paris; the first underwater test of the atomic bomb was conducted; Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis staged their first

News of Other Days

September 7, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 19, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Couple to celebrate 50-year anniversary

September 7, 2007 Bert and Mildred Duncan of Batesville will celebrate their 50-year wedding anniversary with a drop-in reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church.

Institute honors youth ranch

September 6, 2007 BETHESDA — Acton Institute, an international think tank in Michigan, bestowed the 2007 Samaritan Award to the Arkansas Sheriffs’ Youth Ranches Inc., and the award comes with $10,000.

WWII vets part of AETN documentary

September 6, 2007 CONWAY (AETN) — An Ash Flat man is among the nearly 50 World War II veterans from across the state who recently visited the National World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C., according to a new

Lawsuit filed

September 6, 2007 A lawsuit has been filed against Lyon College, among others, following an alleged hazing incident at the college in June.