News of Other Days

September 7, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 19, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Publisher lived his dreams

September 7, 2007 In 1946 six prisoners were trying to escape from Alcatraz; bikinis went on sale in Paris; the first underwater test of the atomic bomb was conducted; Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis staged their first

Couple to celebrate 50-year anniversary

September 7, 2007 Bert and Mildred Duncan of Batesville will celebrate their 50-year wedding anniversary with a drop-in reception from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church.


September 7, 2007 I am writing this letter in regards to the article printed in Wednesday’s Guard concerning White-Rodgers.

Cave City man goes to jail after roadside fight

September 7, 2007 A Cave City man bearing bite marks on his face was arrested for public intoxication and fleeing from a roadside fight Wednesday afternoon, according to Deputy Patrick Collins with the Independence Cou

Café patron threatened with flashlight

September 7, 2007 A Newark man called 911 after being reportedly being cussed by employees and threatened with a flashlight Tuesday night, according to Independence County Deputy Duane Grice.