Board seats new members

October 20, 2006 Sulphur Rock — Well, they’re not exactly rookies, but Rodney Stroud and Ron Lewallen were sworn in and seated as the newest members of the Batesville School Board at its regular meeting Mo

Smart details concerns to parks commissioners

October 20, 2006 Chad Smart came before the Batesville Parks and Recreation Commission Wednesday and detailed some concerns over the way Independence County Youth Activities Association money had been spent over the l

Actress visits local retreat

October 20, 2006 CALAMINE — When Max and Jane Mize decided to build a log cabin in a remote area and invite guests to stay with them, they had no way of knowing how their idea would take off, not to mention some

Race develops for district five

October 20, 2006 An open seat on the Independence County Quorum Court has led to a race in the Nov. 7 general election in District 5.

18-year-old found dead in bed

October 20, 2006 CAVE CITY — The unattended death of a man in a home east of Cave City is being investigated by Independence County authorities.

Three arrested on cocaine, meth charges

October 19, 2006 SEARCY — Three people were arrested on cocaine and methamphetamine charges following a raid Tuesday at 800 East Moore St., Lot 69, in Searcy, White County Sheriff Pat Garrett said.

Two seek Concord mayor’s seat

October 19, 2006 CONCORD — As the race for mayor of Concord heads into the final weeks, Councilman Mark Bullard and Mayor Jim Thomas are vying for the town’s top spot that serves approximately 250 people.

News of Other Days

October 19, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 29, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO