News of Other Days

July 9, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 19, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

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.

Wanted couple arrested for meth at courthouse

July 6, 2007 A Batesville man and a Bald Knob woman have been formally charged with felony possession of methamphetamine and paraphernalia following their arrests at the Independence County District Courthouse in

Fire destroys cable office

July 5, 2007 Fire officials believe they know how a local business was destroyed by fire Wednesday afternoon.