Shreve seeks District 5

March 14, 2008 Mark Shreve, a native and lifelong resident of Independence County, has filed for District 5 on the Independence County Quorum Court.

Fiancée denies drifter

March 14, 2008 Editor's note: This is the third in a four-part series about "The Arkansas Ghost," based on a recent lecture at Lyon College by Dr. Brooks Blevins, director of regional studies at Lyon.

Southside sewer expansion eyed

March 14, 2008 SOUTHSIDE - The Southside Public Water Authority board began taking steps Tuesday to possibly extend sewer service to the Allen Chapel Road and Newport Road areas, provided enough customers are will

News of Other Days

March 13, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 24, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Man arrested for assault

March 13, 2008 A report of a domestic assault at Thida resulted in the arrest of two men Saturday afternoon, according to Deputy Tim Conyers with the Independence County Sheriff's Office.

911 files outdated

March 13, 2008 It's the middle of the night. A 911 dispatcher gets a call from an alarm company saying a burglar alarm has been triggered at a rural business and they have no "key holder" information.

Alleged threat made at nursing home

March 13, 2008 A complaint was filed against an elected official after he allegedly went into the Rolling Hills Nursing Home and threatened one of the residents Saturday afternoon.