Cleanup continues

February 20, 2008 MELBOURNE - Forty-seven structures were totally destroyed when tornadoes cut a path through Izard County Feb. 5.

Hospital in recovery

February 20, 2008 A crystal vase sitting alone on the deserted receptionist desk. The training mannequin from the nursing students lab. The handmade stained glass window from the chapel.

School targeted

February 20, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - Cushman School District may not have but a year and a half left as its own entity.

County deals with Legal issues

February 20, 2008 The Independence County Quorum Court wants to quit doing business with the company that has been contracted to run the transfer station.

News of Other Days

February 19, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 1, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Cord woman listed

February 19, 2008 After reportedly being seen leaving a Batesville motel about two weeks ago, a Cord woman has been listed as missing by her grandmother.

Branscum arrested

February 19, 2008 MELBOURNE - Lewie Elmer Branscum, 20, of Culp Road in Calico Rock was arrested Wednesday on a warrant charging him with several counts of forgery.

Superintendent worries about enrollment

February 19, 2008 CUSHMAN - While other area schools have dealt with consolidation or annexation in the past few years, Cushman School District has been left alone. But that could change.