Three wanted for forgery of city checks

July 31, 2007 Three men from Independence County are wanted by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office on charges of felony forgery of checks stolen from the city of Cushman, according to a court affidavit f

Quail Valley raid allegedly yields drugs

July 31, 2007 With search warrant in hand, police raided a Quail Valley residence Friday morning where they reportedly found a large quantity of marijuana in a picnic cooler.

One arrested in forgery attempt

July 31, 2007 An arrest has been made in a case of attempted forgery reported to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office Thursday morning.

Calico Rock church to host fundraiser for mortgage

July 31, 2007 CALICO ROCK — Everything from a 1985 Ford LTD II to 30 yards of gravel to a 12-gauge single shot shotgun make up the list of prizes in Calico Rock’s Gospel Truth Church fundraiser.

Death ruled suicide by crime lab

July 31, 2007 The preliminary autopsy report from the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory says the cause and manner of death of Elizabeth Yvette Crutcher was suicide by hanging.

Booth Brothers to appear at UACCB

July 31, 2007 Citizens Bank’s concert series will include an appearance by the Booth Brothers at 7 p.m. Aug. 24 at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville, located at 2005 White Drive.

Miss Batesville, Teen to be crowned tonight

July 31, 2007 Miss Batesville 2007 Lauren Wilson will be crowning a new Miss Batesville tonight as the second night of pageants gets under way at 6 at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville.

News of Other Days

July 31, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 10, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Popeye’s to take Bonanza’s spot

July 31, 2007 Bonanza will not be rebuilt at 1325 St. Louis St. in Batesville, but Popeye’s Chicken and Biscuits will take its place.