Professor to dress, talk like Plato

August 24, 2007 Dr. Martha Beck, associate professor of philosophy at Lyon College, will give a talk titled “The Rise and Fall of Athenian Democracy.” The talk is set for 4 p.m.

News of Other Days

August 24, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 5, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

CC woman shoots self

August 24, 2007 CAVE CITY — An elderly Cave City woman who shot herself with a small pistol Thursday morning is in the intensive care unit of the White River Medical Center this morning following surgery, Sharp

District taxpayers get big bargain

August 24, 2007 MELBOURNE — Taxpayers in the Melbourne School Distict are paying for only little more than half of the $12 million high school complex under construction near the city ball parks and the local a

Budget addressed

August 23, 2007 NEWARK — Cedar Ridge School District officials are set to take a look at the district’s annual budget.

‘Sticky filters’ idea sticks

August 23, 2007 JONESBORO — Kent Watkins knew he had stumbled onto something when a photographer friend plunked down $49.95 for the packet of “sticky filters” he had given him to try out.

Local scouts test endurance

August 23, 2007 The world seemed like a different place on Baldy.  The sky looked a little bit bluer. The air felt cooler and smelled fresher. Trees towered higher. And rolling hills appeared longer.

Friedman’s manager charged with felony

August 23, 2007 A jewelry store manager has been arrested for stealing both money and jewelry from the store, according to Independence County Circuit Court documents.