Concord policy change impacts attendance

November 21, 2007 CONCORD — The Concord Board of Education has a plan to better prepare its students for college; however, the plan appears to be backfiring.

County, contractor sue over hydro

November 21, 2007 Allegations are flying over the hydroelectric project with Independence County suing its contractor and the contractor suing the county.

Thanksgiving costs increase

November 20, 2007 With 22 plus family members scheduled for the annual Thanksgiving Day dinner, Avinell Wheeler has a rather lengthy grocery list. 

Choate will not seek new term

November 20, 2007 Judge Stephen Choate announces that he will not seek re-election as circuit judge, Juvenile Division for the 16th Judicial District.  

News of Other Days

November 20, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 1, 1994.73 YEARS AGO

Shetron recognized

November 19, 2007 Chrystal Shetron never considered college or thought it to be an option until she began University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville in 2004.