Driver busted for fleeing, reckless driving

January 25, 2008 With previous charges of five counts of careless driving, two reckless driving and one count of fleeing a police officer, as well as several citations for speeding and various other traffic violations

Early voting will begin Tuesday

January 25, 2008 With this being the first year for a separate election for the president, local officials are having a hard time predicting turnout.

District judge seeks re-election

January 25, 2008 District Judge Chaney Taylor Jr. has announced his bid for re-election to the office of Independence County district judge.

CRHS student curses teacher

January 25, 2008 An 18-year-old Cedar Ridge student was cited and suspended for disorderly conduct/public place usage of abusive, obscene speech, according the Independence County Sheriff's Office.

Ash Flat duo: ‘Bang, clang’ makes for fun

January 25, 2008 HARDY - On the third weekend of each month, Steve Clark of Ash Flat turns into gunfighter Arkansas Harper, and his wife, Nell, turns into Arkansas Bell, also a shootist.

Cops catch teens

January 24, 2008 It started with a phone call, an anonymous one.

Lunenburg has colorful history

January 24, 2008 LUNENBURG - According to legend, the first business establishment in the former town of Lunenburg in Izard County was a trading post. A saloon was built shortly afterwards.

News of Other Days

January 23, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 2, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO