Man charged with taking cancer research funds

August 3, 2007 A man who authorities claim took money designated for the American Cancer Society and then made his last payment on the full amount Wednesday was charged the following day with a class B felony.

Couple featured in People issue

August 3, 2007 It’s not often that people with ties to the Batesville area make national news. However, one couple recently had their wedding story unfold in the pages of People magazine. 

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.