Southside, UACCB promote higher ed

November 7, 2006 SOUTHSIDE — Local officials believe it’s not enough for students to get a high school diploma, so Southside is now the first school in Arkansas to make college applications part of its gra

Polling places announced

November 6, 2006 Independence County officials have announced the list of polling places for Tuesday’s election as follows: Ashley — Believers Community Church

Ballot concerns continue before election

November 6, 2006 With poll openings literally hours away, early voters, especially those near the Southside incorporation area, continue to report erroneous ballots.  

Former soldier dies in Kuwait

November 3, 2006 OXFORD — Brandon Koch enjoyed spending time at the family home in Oxford, but he wanted to see the world.

News of Other Days

November 3, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 15, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Midland making positive strides

November 3, 2006 PLEASANT PLAINS — In recent weeks talk surrounding the embattled Midland School District has centered on a loss of students that could negatively affect the district’s financial standing n

Hearing loss lead to book

November 3, 2006 Three years ago Roger Wright woke up to find he was deaf in one ear. Confused and discouraged, Wright turned to the Bible and found insights that he knew he wanted to share with others.

Stumbaugh makes campaign stop

November 2, 2006 Mickey “Stubby” Stumbaugh continues to travel the first congressional district in hopes of unseating incumbent Rep. Marion Berry.