The cost of sick

August 8, 2006 Web editor's note: To listen to Tammy Brown discuss the challenges and feelings associated with having ALS,

Melbourne businesses burglarized recently

August 8, 2006 MELBOURNE — Several Melbourne businesses were broken in to during a two-day period last week, according to a news release from Sheriff Tate Lawrence.

Newark draws five for mayor

August 8, 2006 Newark has a five-way mayor’s race in the Nov. 7 general election, and no one has filed yet for mayor of the proposed town of Southside.

Bank robbed

August 8, 2006 HARDY — The First Community Bank of Hardy was robbed this morning and a suspect is being sought, according to Sharp County Sheriff Dale Weaver.

Several burglaries, thefts reported

August 8, 2006 A Newark woman who was allegedly drunk and walking along Highway 167 has been charged with public intoxication and drunk on a highway, according to police reports.

Woman arrested for being drunk

August 8, 2006 A Newark woman who was allegedly drunk and walking along Highway 167 has been charged with public intoxication and drunk on a highway, according to police reports.

Man stabbed over recliner

August 8, 2006 An argument over a reclining chair that erupted into a knife fight sent a man to the hospital Monday evening, although he says he acted in self defense against three men.

News of Other Days

August 8, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 18, 1993. 95 YEARS AGO

News of Other Days

August 7, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 17, 1993. 95 YEARS AGO