Children honored

September 14, 2007 Thousands of family members marked the loss of their children Tuesday, on the sixth anniversary of the 9-11 attacks, but closer to home others remembering their own children who have died. 

Task force considers waste fee

September 14, 2007 Let someone else deal with it. That’s the attitude toward solid waste that most other counties the size of Independence County have taken, according to Judge Bill Hicks.

Animal cruelty charges filed

September 14, 2007 Formal charges have been filed against two more people for their alleged participation in chasing, running over and stabbing a cow while they were in a pickup truck near Pleasant Plains in August.

News of Other Days

September 14, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 27, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Wade, Tanksley to exchange vows

September 14, 2007 CHARLOTTE — Amanda Dell “Amee” Wade of Charlotte and Nathan Lowell Tanksley of Newport have announced their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Fire station property found

September 13, 2007 The city of Batesville has finally found some land upon which to build a third fire station.

Ruddell Mill site recognized

September 13, 2007 LITTLE ROCK — The Ruddell Mill site in Independence County is now listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the nation’s official list of historically significant properties, Ark

Cushman art students learn from a distance

September 13, 2007 CUSHMAN — As fifth-grade student Hunter Strain finishes his fish drawing, art teacher Tara Ballenger hovers over his left shoulder, though she is not really there in person.