Domestic abuse call leads to felon with gun

August 3, 2007 A Desha man has been charged with being a felon in possession of a firearm and with aggravated assault of a family member, according to a court affidavit filed by Sgt.

Wanted by the Independence County Sheriff

August 3, 2007 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.

Sharp Co. sheriff gets appointment

August 3, 2007 LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Mike Beebe has made several recent appointments to Arkansas boards and commissions, according to a news release from the governor’s office.

News of Other Days

August 3, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 15, 1994.  73 YEARS AGO

Blanchard Springs sets programs

August 3, 2007 MOUNTAIN VIEW — Blanchard Springs Caverns offers summer interpretive activities at the Blanchard Springs Recreation Area, according to a news release.

Bank plans celebration

August 2, 2007 First Community Bank president and chief operating officer Boris Dover has announced that the bank will mark its 10th anniversary by pledging $10,000 to local charities in the Batesville community, ab

Local man killed in crash

August 2, 2007 A Cushman man died Wednesday afternoon when the pickup truck he was driving ran off a dirt road and flipped over, pinning him underneath. 

Eight compete for title

August 2, 2007 This weekend’s Miss White River contest has a relatively short roster, according to White River Pageant Association officials.