Fleeing theft suspects arrested

October 3, 2007 A 16-year-old boy and a 27-year-old man from Batesville have been charged as suspects in separate theft related incidents Monday afternoon, according to police reports.

JPs pass resolution opposing identification

October 3, 2007 MELBOURNE — Justices of the peace agreed Tuesday evening to oppose a mandatory animal identification system in Izard County, and unanimously passed a resolution saying as much.

BHS grad spends summer abroad

October 3, 2007 Rolling green hills, stone walls, wine vineyards and villas warmed by the Tuscan sun — scenery that must have inspired the Renaissance masters of long ago.

King predicts better days for Midland

October 3, 2007 PLEASANT PLAINS — Midland School District Superintendent Lynn Roe King can’t help but smile. This year, things are going to be different.

$1M bond set

October 2, 2007 MELBOURNE — A judge in Izard County has set bond at $1 million for a Gassville man who was arrested during a traffic stop.

News of Other Days

October 2, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 12, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Sex charge filed

October 2, 2007 A $100,000 bond has been set for a Bradford man after charges of second-degree sexual assault have been filed against him.

Newark students get physical

October 2, 2007 NEWARK — Amid the faint sounds of moans and groans throughout the Newark Elementary gymnasium, 9-year-old Jordan Bumpous contorts his face with intense concentration.