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.

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

$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.

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. 

Trial delayed

October 2, 2007 LITTLE ROCK — A jury trial was canceled Monday for a former Melbourne teacher charged in federal court for allegedly taking minors across state lines to engage in sexual activity.

Attorney comments on reports

October 1, 2007 With media coverage focused on Kirby Archer and the missing Florida crew, attorney Chaney Taylor has issued a statement regarding his client, Michelle Rowe. The statement follows:

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October 1, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 11, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO