BHS grad spends summer abroad

October 3, 2007 Rolling green hills, stone walls, wine vineyards and villas warmed by the Tuscan sun — scenery that must have inspired the Renaissance masters of long ago.

King predicts better days for Midland

October 3, 2007 PLEASANT PLAINS — Midland School District Superintendent Lynn Roe King can’t help but smile. This year, things are going to be different.

Trial delayed

October 2, 2007 LITTLE ROCK — A jury trial was canceled Monday for a former Melbourne teacher charged in federal court for allegedly taking minors across state lines to engage in sexual activity.

News of Other Days

October 2, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 12, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

$1M bond set

October 2, 2007 MELBOURNE — A judge in Izard County has set bond at $1 million for a Gassville man who was arrested during a traffic stop.

Sex charge filed

October 2, 2007 A $100,000 bond has been set for a Bradford man after charges of second-degree sexual assault have been filed against him.

Newark students get physical

October 2, 2007 NEWARK — Amid the faint sounds of moans and groans throughout the Newark Elementary gymnasium, 9-year-old Jordan Bumpous contorts his face with intense concentration. 

Local chapter formed, ready for work

October 1, 2007 Following months of work and preparation by members of Lyon College’s Wesley Fellowship and key faculty members, the Batesville area now has its own local chapter of Habitat for Humanity.