Lost documents resurface

November 8, 2007 Some news about the Kensington Runestone was announced on last week’s edition of Rick Osman’s Oopa Loopa Cafe, an Internet radio show.

JP resigns from quorum court

November 8, 2007 MELBOURNE — Justices had several ordinances to discuss, but their first item of business for the Izard County Quorum Court Tuesday evening was to declare a vacancy for District 7.

Fire destroys home; thieves steal the rest

November 8, 2007 About the time John and Donna Hiett moved into their house in Desha a month ago, Donna found out she was losing her job at GDX manufacturing, a job she had held for 24 years.

News of Other Days

November 8, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 18, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Author passionate about ‘innocence’

November 8, 2007 That a man could be executed because a jury was swayed by rumors and hysteria is something straight out of the history books. But it happened in modern-day America, within 100 miles of here.

Armed man robs Westside store

November 8, 2007 A Westside store will be closing earlier after a man carrying a sawed-off shotgun demanded money from the clerk Wednesday night.

Historic monument rededicated

November 7, 2007 One hundred years ago, a monument was dedicated on the Independence County Courthouse lawn to remember soldiers of the former Confederate Army.

Prescription fraud

November 7, 2007 A woman who allegedly tried to purchase Hydrocodone with a forged prescription is in jail under an investigative hold, according to Independence County Deputy Randy Jones.

News of Other Days

November 7, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 17, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO