78 years later brother, sister together again

June 7, 2007 Three weeks ago, a brother and sister who were split up at the beginning of the Great Depression (when he was 4 and she was 2) saw each other again for the first time in 78 years. 

Dentist faces battery charge

June 7, 2007 A local dentist has a date in court next Wednesday to answer to charges of third degree domestic violence, according to Sgt.

State to work with Midland

June 7, 2007 PLEASANT PLAINS — Midland School District Superintendent Lynn Roe King received pleasant news from the state department Wednesday.

Main Street hires director

June 7, 2007 Main Street Batesville Board of Directors has announced that Robert “Bob” Gerner has accepted the position of executive director.

Izard County authorities make arrests

June 6, 2007 MELBOURNE — Larry Joe Herring, 28, of Horseshoe Bend was arrested Saturday on a warrant charging him with theft of property and arson.

Wanted by the Independence County Sheriff

June 6, 2007 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.

News of Other Days

June 6, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 16, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

County to receive extra funds

June 6, 2007 MELBOURNE — Treasurer Sylvia Engles had some good news at Tuesday night’s quorum court meeting.