News of Other Days

January 9, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 19, 1994. 78 YEARS AGO

Skateboarders ready to start fund-raising

January 9, 2007 CAVE CITY — The Cave City Skate Club is applying for grants and planning several fund-raisers to raise money to build a skateboard park within the Cave City Park, now that city officials have de

‘Joint’ allegedly found at jail

January 9, 2007 Already in jail on drug, assault and theft charges, a Batesville man now faces more drug charges for allegedly smoking a marijuana cigarette in his jail cell.

H-Bend police make arrests

January 9, 2007 HORSESHOE BEND — Horseshoe Bend police officers were dispatched to 1304 Pavilion Lane on Dec. 25 for a possible domestic disturbance, according to a news release.

News of Other Days

January 8, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 18, 1994. 78 YEARS AGO

Harmontown descendant remembered

January 8, 2007 BETHESDA ­­— Leon Harmon served his country during his 20-year military career, but he also served the Bethesda community well and was known for his generous spirit.

Ford attributes longevity to clean living

January 8, 2007 Claybourne Ford has no hobbies and takes no vacations. He believes in hard work, and work must believe in him because he’s lived to be 100.

Near crash with police nets arrest

January 8, 2007 Independence County Sheriff’s Deputy Wayne Green said he was almost struck head-on Thursday night when an oncoming car swerved into his lane.