‘Flight of an Angel’

October 5, 2006 Growing up the daughter of a country music artist and songwriter who took his family with him on the road, a baby bed for Norma Hodge was a suitcase and her home was the inside of an old car.

News of Other Days

October 5, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 15, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Magness schedules 100-year celebration

October 5, 2006 MAGNESS — The city of Magness will celebrate its 100th anniversary Saturday and everyone is invited to the all-day celebration, including free entertainment and free rides and games for children

Sage teen arrested after traffic stop

October 4, 2006 A Sage teenager who couldn’t decide which way to go at a stop sign was arrested early Tuesday morning after he caught the attention of a police officer looking for a burglary suspect.

Panhandler jailed

October 4, 2006  A man who had allegedly been panhandling at Wal-Mart for several days has been arrested on multiple charges, according to Deputy Rob Leonard of the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

News of Other Days

October 4, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 14, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Safe Passage gets money

October 4, 2006 MELBOURNE ­— Funds were approved and more could be on the way for a local domestic violence shelter after justices discussed that and other issues at the Izard County Quorum Court meeting Tu

Remains found

October 4, 2006 A man looking for rocks in the Rosie area Tuesday afternoon found more than he bargained for, in the form of human skeletal remains.

Planners consider downtown traffic

October 3, 2006 First, there were new stop signs on Main, College and Boswell. Now, if a local nonprofit organization has its way, there will be another round of stop signs.