News of Other Days

October 5, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 15, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Magness schedules 100-year celebration

October 5, 2006 MAGNESS — The city of Magness will celebrate its 100th anniversary Saturday and everyone is invited to the all-day celebration, including free entertainment and free rides and games for children

Ozarka to sponsor project

October 5, 2006 Melbourne — As part of the Department of Justice, Violence Against Women grant, Ozarka College will be sponsoring the Clothesline Project in Mountain View, Melbourne and Ash Flat, during the wee

College honors actress

October 5, 2006 An Arkansas native who was discovered by the legendary Jack Nicholson and subsequently cast in his Western film “Goin’ South” will step into the spotlight to serve as keynote speaker

‘Flight of an Angel’

October 5, 2006 Growing up the daughter of a country music artist and songwriter who took his family with him on the road, a baby bed for Norma Hodge was a suitcase and her home was the inside of an old car.

Sage teen arrested after traffic stop

October 4, 2006 A Sage teenager who couldn’t decide which way to go at a stop sign was arrested early Tuesday morning after he caught the attention of a police officer looking for a burglary suspect.

Panhandler jailed

October 4, 2006  A man who had allegedly been panhandling at Wal-Mart for several days has been arrested on multiple charges, according to Deputy Rob Leonard of the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

News of Other Days

October 4, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 14, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Safe Passage gets money

October 4, 2006 MELBOURNE ­— Funds were approved and more could be on the way for a local domestic violence shelter after justices discussed that and other issues at the Izard County Quorum Court meeting Tu