Man nabbed after short chase

August 21, 2006 CAVE CITY — A 29-year-old Sulphur Rock man was arrested after fleeing from officers in Cave City over the weekend, Police Chief Vernon Gann said.

Man stabbed

August 21, 2006 HORSESHOE BEND — A Horseshoe Bend man has been charged with two counts of first-degree battery for stabbing a neighbor who was making faces at him following hours of drinking and horseplay, acco

Stand-off ends

August 18, 2006 A three-hour stand-off with police ended peacefully Thursday afternoon when 36-year-old Jeffrey Lynn Burns surrendered to Independence County Sheriff Keith Bowers.

News of Other Days

August 18, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 30, 1993. 95 YEARS AGO

Elephants are ‘smart, creative’

August 18, 2006 JONESBORO — Elephant trainer Libby Garcia said the elephants she and her husband, Billy Morris, work with are intelligent and creative.

Officers’ visit ends in drug arrest

August 17, 2006 A visit by parole and probation officers Tuesday afternoon landed a Batesville man in jail on several charges, including possession of a controlled substance.