News of Other Days

May 4, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 16, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

News of Other Days

May 3, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 13, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

CAP trains members for search, rescue missions

May 3, 2007 More than 70 members of the Arkansas Wing of the United States Civil Air Patrol converged on the Batesville airport Saturday to conduct the Wing’s first search and rescue training mission of the

Public hearing set for proposed bonds

May 3, 2007 SOUTHSIDE — A public hearing concerning the proposed issuance of two bonds in the amounts of $1.6 million and $309,000 will begin at 6:30 p.m.

Izard County joins suit

May 3, 2007 MELBOURNE — Izard County justices joined 15 other counties in the state that seek compensation for damages they’ve incurred while fighting the use of methamphetamine and its addiction.

Mysterious bee die-off concern for area keepers

May 3, 2007 The honeybees are disappearing.  In the last year more than 25 percent of the United States bee population has died. The deaths are mysterious; vanishings may be a better term.

Shots fired at armed midnight intruder

May 3, 2007 Responding to a call for help around midnight, the parents of Rebecca Little of 150 County Line Road arrived to see a man armed with a shotgun fleeing from the residence.