Three bears spotted in Southside residential area

September 25, 2007 SOUTHSIDE — Mandy Vaughan couldn’t imagine what her dog was barking at last week, so she was quite surprised to see a trio of black bears at her house on Kyler Road.

Local shelter provides haven

September 25, 2007 Suddenly, he leaped off the kitchen chair and grabbed her by the throat. She couldn’t breathe.

FBI finds fugitive in lifeboat

September 25, 2007 It’s been almost nine months since a former Wal-Mart employee allegedly did a disappearing act with nearly $100,000 of the store’s money.  Monday, he was found.

News of Other Days

September 25, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 5, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Teen dies in head-on crash

September 24, 2007 A three-vehicle crash at St. Louis and Porter streets around 7:40 p.m. Friday claimed the life of 18-year-old Steven Lionel Lopez of 5965 N. St. Louis St., according to police reports.

News of Other Days

September 24, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 4, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Area sculptor to participate in art show

September 24, 2007 SIDNEY — An area businesswoman is among only about a dozen artists in the state invited to participate in a show sponsored by the National Sculptors Guild in Little Rock next month.

Local leader dies

September 24, 2007 Ben and Thel Earls spent their anniversary this year eating onion rings and ice cream cones “just like two teenagers,” Thel remembered.