Two arrested in Guion fracas

October 29, 2007 MELBOURNE — Following an incident in Guion on Thursday, two males living in an abandoned mine off River Road were arrested Friday on charges of aggravated assault, theft of property and terroris

News of Other Days

October 29, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 8, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Gunman takes money in highway robbery

October 29, 2007 Craig Tobias doesn’t usually make it a habit of carrying around large sums of money, but Thursday morning he had more than usual for an upcoming trip to Michigan that afternoon to visit family.

Sex offenders sentenced

October 29, 2007 MELBOURNE — O.T. Mitleff, 64, of Zion was among those sentenced to the Arkansas Department of Correction during the October session of Izard County Circuit Court.

Teen death investigated

October 29, 2007 The cause of death of a Batesville teen early Sunday morning is under investigation by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office, according to Sheriff Keith Bowers.

Officials look for silver lining

October 26, 2007 Despite the loss of 600 jobs directly and indirectly and $27 million in local revenue with the closing of GDX Automotive, Jonah Shumate said this can still be turned into something positive for the co