News of Other Days

March 2, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 14, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

License to carry

March 1, 2007 A pistol’s sharp report pierces the morning calm as J.B. Galloway lowers his .25 automatic. He scans the bullet-riddled target paper at the firing range as a biting wind ruffles his grey hair.

Pool work starts

March 1, 2007 February may seem early for swimming pool work, but when a city has a pool more than 50 years old, it has to get started as soon as possible.

Shriners gear up for sales

March 1, 2007 Hank Rivers and his little, pungent army are hoping to fill more than 1,200 homes with the delightful aroma of onions by spring. 

News of Other Days

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

Locals win amateur mixed fights

March 1, 2007 TUPELO, MISS — Two local mixed martial arts competitors won what their coach called one-sided fights here Saturday.