News of Other Days

January 25, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 6, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Gunshot victim gets back into hunt

January 25, 2008 With the late November sun warming the elevated hunting stand, 16-year-old Justin Honey keeps a sharp eye on the shrub fringed pasture in front of him.

Driver busted for fleeing, reckless driving

January 25, 2008 With previous charges of five counts of careless driving, two reckless driving and one count of fleeing a police officer, as well as several citations for speeding and various other traffic violations

Early voting will begin Tuesday

January 25, 2008 With this being the first year for a separate election for the president, local officials are having a hard time predicting turnout.

District judge seeks re-election

January 25, 2008 District Judge Chaney Taylor Jr. has announced his bid for re-election to the office of Independence County district judge.

CRHS student curses teacher

January 25, 2008 An 18-year-old Cedar Ridge student was cited and suspended for disorderly conduct/public place usage of abusive, obscene speech, according the Independence County Sheriff's Office.

Ash Flat duo: ‘Bang, clang’ makes for fun

January 25, 2008 HARDY - On the third weekend of each month, Steve Clark of Ash Flat turns into gunfighter Arkansas Harper, and his wife, Nell, turns into Arkansas Bell, also a shootist.

Cops catch teens

January 24, 2008 It started with a phone call, an anonymous one.