Charges filed in cabin break-in, assaults

July 10, 2007 MELBOURNE — One man has been arrested, another is being sought and charges are also pending against three juveniles after a cabin was broken into on Corinth Road near Pineville, Izard County She

News of Other Days

July 10, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 20, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

New laws to affect county

July 10, 2007 ASH FLAT — Several new legislative acts affecting county government go into effect Aug. 1, Sharp County Treasurer Wanda Girtman said in a letter to the quorum court on Monday.

Sharp JPs hear land description problems

July 10, 2007 ASH FLAT — Problems keep cropping up with land descriptions of the old Sharp Nursing Home property, Sharp County Judge Larry Brown told the quorum court Monday.

DTF agent injured while shooting car

July 9, 2007 A wanted man went to jail and a 16th Judicial District Drug Task Force agent went to the hospital Friday afternoon following a noon-time incident.

Two men drown; woman escapes

July 9, 2007 Two Independence County men drowned while a woman barely escaped after their car ran into the White River around 10:30 Sunday morning. 

Wertz trial under way

July 9, 2007 ASH FLAT — Security was tight this morning when jury selection got under way for one of two men accused in a 20-year-old Sharp County double murder case.