Miller announces

May 12, 2008 David E. Miller is announcing his candidacy for Izard County district judge in the upcoming May 20 election.

Lyon College graduates 98 students

May 12, 2008 For the past four years, Lyon College President Walter B. Roettger has watched the college's class of 2008 closely. He has watched the students grow spiritually, intellectually and physically.

News of Other Days

May 9, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 22, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Rabid skunk reported

May 9, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - The Arkansas Department of Health Public Health Laboratory has reported a second rabies-positive skunk for Independence County for 2008.

Proposed expansion advances

May 9, 2008 SOUTHSIDE - Another step was taken here Tuesday toward making a sewer system expansion at Southside a reality, local public water authority Manager John Richardson said.

News of Other Days

May 8, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 19, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Park benches believed stolen for scrap metal

May 8, 2008 The backs and seats of 18 aluminum dugout benches at two ball parks in Batesville have apparently fallen prey to scrap metal collectors, according to local authorities.

Unity Fest scheduled

May 8, 2008 The third annual Unity Fest on the River will be May 17 at Riverside Park in Batesville.