Older adults want voice at Capitol

December 14, 2006 Local chapter AARP members are busy signing up for a bus trip to Little Rock where they will work to push AARP’s top bills early in the legislative session.

News of Other Days

December 14, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 27, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

More can sign up for sewer

December 14, 2006 SOUTHSIDE — After considerable debate, the Southside Public Water Authority voted Tuesday to allow additional existing homes and businesses within the targeted sewer district to sign up for the

Charges filed in boy’s death

December 14, 2006 SEARCY — A 16-year-old juvenile has been charged with negligent homicide in White County Juvenile Court in connection with the Nov.

Local school board members recognized

December 13, 2006 Three area school board members received awards from the Arkansas School Boards Association on Dec. 6 at the annual conference in Little Rock.

4-wheeler, truck reported stolen

December 13, 2006 Police are investigating the theft of a four-wheeler Sunday night from a Desha residence and the theft of a pickup truck from Batesville Monday night.

Arrests made

December 13, 2006 A Newport woman was arrested on charges of shoplifting at a Batesville store Saturday morning after she reportedly could not provide receipts for merchandise in her shopping bag, according to sheriff&

Cowboy Church ready to break out of gate

December 13, 2006 SIDNEY — Enough interest was shown during an organizational meeting Monday in Sidney that a Cowboy Church will be formed in the area, Lance Hames, one of the organizers, said.