County to receive extra funds

June 6, 2007 MELBOURNE — Treasurer Sylvia Engles had some good news at Tuesday night’s quorum court meeting.

Woman reports assault

June 6, 2007 A pregnant woman, who says she was assaulted repeatedly by her husband Monday afternoon, was taken to White River Medical Center for observation, according to Deputy John Carroll with the Independence

News of Other Days

June 6, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 16, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Izard County authorities make arrests

June 6, 2007 MELBOURNE — Larry Joe Herring, 28, of Horseshoe Bend was arrested Saturday on a warrant charging him with theft of property and arson.

Wanted by the Independence County Sheriff

June 6, 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.

Church to celebrate 100th

June 5, 2007 ROSIE — Edna Wyatt was elected the first Rosie Baptist Church clerk 100 summers ago and the congregation voted to build a new building.

Gas leak interrupts traffic flow

June 5, 2007 The severing of a natural gas line Monday morning made the construction associated with the widening of Harrison Street a little more inconvenient, and dangerous, than usual.

Hearing granted

June 5, 2007 A woman convicted in the 2006 murder of a Cave City man will get another day in court — but not a new trial.

Armed man surrenders

June 5, 2007 It started with a 911 call Monday afternoon of an armed man holding a woman against her will and ended when the man surrendered peacefully to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office Special Wea