Weather delays some counties’ vote counting

February 6, 2008 The first of the Presidential Preferential Primary voting boxes are just starting to come into the Sharp County Clerk's office this morning, according to Deputy County Clerk Laura Eversoll.

Storms cause difficulties for elections

February 6, 2008 The Presidential Preferential Primary took a backseat Tuesday night as storms swept through the Independence County area, where voters followed the rest of the state in tapping Arkansas' former gove

Victims, volunteers sign lists

February 6, 2008 HIGHLAND - Inside the Highland High School lobby, people formed lines this morning to sign lists there to keep a safety net for business owners and volunteers going into specific areas.

Deadly storms reported

February 6, 2008 While a handful of politicians pleaded for votes on Super Tuesday, thousands of Arkansans prayed for their lives.

Super Storms hit Super Tuesday

February 6, 2008 ZION - Terry Oakes had just popped a pizza into the oven and sat down at the kitchen table with his father-in-law, Virgil Burkhart, and brother-in-law, Jason Burkhart.

News of Other Days

February 5, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 15, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Wilkes seeks re-election as Sharp District 9 JP

February 5, 2008 EVENING SHADE - Buell Wilkes, 53, of rural Evening Shade has announced he will seek re-election as District 9 justice of the peace on the Sharp County Quorum Court, subject to the May 20 Democratic