Local teen needs lift for college

June 14, 2007 He’s got his acceptance letter, class schedule and a plan, but he’s still got one more major hurdle to cross before he starts college this fall.

Shooting, stabbing reported

June 14, 2007 Officers are investigating a possible shooting and stabbing in Magness that injured two people early this morning.

News of other days

June 14, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 24, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Alleged thief spends birthday in jail

June 14, 2007 ASH FLAT — A man who apparently stole a cell phone and other items from a pickup truck in Cherokee Village on Sunday is spending his birthday in jail, Sharp County Sheriff Dale Weaver said.

Design eyed

June 14, 2007 Some downtown Batesville businesses may soon be getting a “face lift” with a little help from Main Street Arkansas, a program of the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program.

Commercial burglary, theft reported

June 13, 2007 Burglars accessed a business at 500 White Drive Sunday night by removing metal siding, according to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

News of Other Days

June 13, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 23, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Man jailed for tossing hot dog at spouse

June 13, 2007 Officers responding to a possible attempted suicide call Tuesday morning ultimately arrested a Newark man for assaulting his wife with a hot dog and tearing her shirt sleeve.