Board seats new members

October 20, 2006 Sulphur Rock — Well, they’re not exactly rookies, but Rodney Stroud and Ron Lewallen were sworn in and seated as the newest members of the Batesville School Board at its regular meeting Mo

Smart details concerns to parks commissioners

October 20, 2006 Chad Smart came before the Batesville Parks and Recreation Commission Wednesday and detailed some concerns over the way Independence County Youth Activities Association money had been spent over the l

Garfield man charged with incest

October 19, 2006 GARFIELD — A 38-year-old Garfield resident, Robert Seth Morgan, was arrested at the Sharp County Sheriff’s Office Oct. 10 and charged with incest, a class C felony.

Three arrested on cocaine, meth charges

October 19, 2006 SEARCY — Three people were arrested on cocaine and methamphetamine charges following a raid Tuesday at 800 East Moore St., Lot 69, in Searcy, White County Sheriff Pat Garrett said.

Two seek Concord mayor’s seat

October 19, 2006 CONCORD — As the race for mayor of Concord heads into the final weeks, Councilman Mark Bullard and Mayor Jim Thomas are vying for the town’s top spot that serves approximately 250 people.

Hall, Traw face off

October 19, 2006 ASH FLAT — Two candidates, incumbent Mayor Brien Hall and Danny Traw, are in the running for mayor of Ash Flat.

Two vie for title

October 19, 2006 Come Jan. 1, the city of Batesville will have a new mayor, the first time in more than a decade.

Paramedics deliver baby girl

October 19, 2006 When Kristi Spurlin opened her fortune cookie three weeks ago, it said, ‘A four-wheeled adventure will soon bring you happiness.” Two weeks later, she gave birth to her daughter in the bac

News of Other Days

October 19, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 29, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Buffalo burgers, etc.

October 18, 2006 It was a late summer Sunday afternoon and I was on a quest for personal satisfaction when the brightly colored handmade sign in the front window of a small storefront caught my eye.