County eyes new warning system

May 30, 2008 Local officials are looking at a new warning system to replace the outdated sirens that are currently in place throughout the county.

Work ‘part of ministry’

May 30, 2008 FLORAL - Eighty-one-year-old Cleo Schmidt would work five days a week at the Pleasant Plains Exxon station if her kids wouldn't worry about her. Instead she works three.

News of Other Days

May 29, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 9, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Service News

May 29, 2008 SAN ANTONIO - Army Pvt. Corey J. Sample has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson in Columbia, S.C.

Arrests made at Quail Run

May 29, 2008 MELBOURNE - The Quail Run Apartments in Melbourne was the site of recent multiple arrests, according to Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence.

Area Briefs

May 29, 2008 Sandtown place for event SANDTOWN - The annual homecoming at Lee's Chapel Church and cemetery at Sandtown will begin at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, according to a news release.

Religion Briefs

May 29, 2008 Gospel music announced Doc and Connie Spurlin will present gospel music and their puppet Rusty at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Catfish Wharf in Moorefield. The event is open to the public.

Artist to display fiber arts works

May 29, 2008 Barbara Carlson will exhibit her fiber arts works June 2 through 30 at Batesville Art Gallery on Main, located at 246 East Main St. in Batesville.