ES man charged with rape

February 20, 2007 ASH FLAT — A 19-year-old former Evening Shade man is being charged as an adult in connection with an alleged rape that occurred when he was 15, Sharp County Sheriff Dale Weaver said.

Bad Boy to sponsor Martin in truck series

February 20, 2007 Local NASCAR icon Mark Martin, never known for the “Bad Boy” image, will be behind the wheel of a Bad Boy Inc.-sponsored Craftsman Truck this week in California. 

Wanted by the Indepedence County Sheriff

February 20, 2007 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.

News of Other Days

February 19, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 1, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Check spree ends in multiple charges

February 19, 2007 Felony charges of forgery, attempted forgery and fraudulent use of a credit card have been filed against Maranda L. Dunegan, 26, of 245 T&J Circle.

Elvis Presley music coming to Josie’s

February 19, 2007 The second show of the Rockin’ at the Lockhouse concert series on March 10 at Josie’s at the Lockhouse restaurant will spotlight the music of Elvis Presley, organizer Danny Dozier said.

Museum to host history talk

February 19, 2007 Old Independence Regional Museum will host a talk by historian Dr. Jeffrey Johnson, “Arkansas Feuds in Arkansas Sources,” at noon Wednesday.

Charges filed

February 19, 2007 ASH FLAT — A fugitive accidentally shot by Arkansas State Police Special Agent Wendall Jines on Feb.

Radios still available

February 16, 2007 Independence County officials are hoping neighbors will be more reliable than obsolete sirens this tornado season.