Multiple thefts investigated

December 11, 2006 Tis the season to keep an eye on one’s property, if the number of theft reports recently taken by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office is any indication.

Dog bite reported

December 11, 2006 A 4-year-old boy was allegedly bitten on the face by a pit bull last week, according to a report from the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

Traffic stop, threat nets charges

December 8, 2006 A Des Arc man, arrested during a traffic stop for allegedly driving while intoxicated, is facing additional charges after he allegedly threatened police officers at the Independence County jail.

Fires reported

December 7, 2006 HIGHLAND — Officers responding to a burglary alarm at the Tobacco Superstore at 2852B Highway 62/412 in Highland Wednesday night found a blaze starting on the counter.

News of Other Days

December 7, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 17, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO