Seeing Italy

May 16, 2007 Deedra Adkisson doesn’t know where to begin.

Council OKs children’s home

May 16, 2007 OIL TROUGH — The Oil Trough City Council voted 3-1 Monday to approve New Life Children’s Home’s use of the old Oil Trough school campus, according to Robert Hisgen, assistant to Tim

Police officers memorial ceremony set at Ash Flat

May 15, 2007 ASH FLAT — Sharp County’s 14th Annual Police Officers Memorial ceremony will begin at 9 a.m. Wednesday on the county courthouse parking lot in Ash Flat, county officials said.

Internet sex charges filed against local man

May 15, 2007 Thinking he was chatting with a 14-year-old girl on the Internet about sex, a Cushman man was in reality talking with a police officer from the Jonesboro Police Department, according to Craighead Coun

News of Other Days

May 15, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 25, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Court waits to fix budget

May 15, 2007 The Independence County Quorum Court decided Monday night the best course of action for dealing with a projected $415,000 budget shortfall was inaction.

Morgan, Wilson to exchange vows

May 15, 2007 POUGHKEEPSIE — Tommy and Sheila Morgan of Poughkeepsie have announced the engagement and upcoming marriage of their daughter, Brandy Morgan, to Justin Wilson, son of Scott and Jana Wilson of Wes

Produce and more

May 15, 2007 This is the time of year a lot of people look forward to, with fresh produce hitting the farmer’s market stands.

Tax talk dominates court session

May 15, 2007 ASH FLAT — Residents of all Sharp County fire districts except Wirth will likely get to decide whether to assess themselves a $25 annual tax to help their fire departments, but not just yet.