Senior citizens to get more space

September 12, 2006 PLEASANT PLAINS — Senior citizens at Pleasant Plains are about to get more space in the city hall building, Mayor Rick Siler said this morning.

Planners OK rezoning change

September 12, 2006 Residents of one of the city’s oldest neighborhoods want a few more restrictions for property owners. 

Wayne Long announces

September 12, 2006 HARDY — Wayne Long, 42, of rural Hardy has announced he will be an independent candidate for Sharp County judge in the November general election.

News of Other Days

September 12, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 22, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Seven jailed

September 11, 2006 A large quantity of methamphetamine was reportedly found after officers responded to a report of loud music and gunfire at a rural Independence County residence Saturday night.

News of Other Days

September 11, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 21, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO