Military honored

May 5, 2008 PLEASANT PLAINS - It was a news story about an anti-war protest against Marine recruiters in Berkeley, Calif., that made five area students want to do something at home to show support for those ser

Local residents report twister

May 5, 2008 If it wasn't officially a tornado, it was close enough for folks at Bethesda and Cedar Grove. And close enough to them, too.

News of Other Days

May 2, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 15, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Jones recognized

May 2, 2008 In observance of Law Day, Legal Aid of Arkansas has announced Oscar Jones as the Outstanding Volunteer Attorney of the Year for outstanding volunteerism and service to the residents of Independence Co

Former teacher charges

May 2, 2008 BROCKWELL - Two teachers, two scandals. In less than a year two Izard County Consolidated band teachers have made headlines over allegations of sexual misconduct.

News of other days

May 1, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 12, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Finley seeks re-election

May 1, 2008 Rayburn Finley has announced that he is seeking re-election as Izard County judge in the May Democratic primary election.

Manhunt continues

May 1, 2008 MOUNTAIN VIEW - A man who walked into a Mountain View bank Wednesday morning announcing he had a gun and wanted money is still at large today, according to Mountain View Police Chief Doug Newcomb.

Rutherford to celebrate

May 1, 2008 Few people can say they were born two centuries ago, but a Batesville woman will join a select list of the world's supercentarians this Sunday when she celebrates her 110th birthday.