Rock solid Project brings area’s history to life

May 11, 2006 A pictorial journey permanently etched into stone may sound like something from a prehistoric cave, but petroglyphs are a modern form of rock art and can be found in Independence County.

News of Other Days

May 11, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 20, 1993. 95 Years Ago

Professor publishes book

May 10, 2006 A Lyon College art professor replaced his brushes with a pen long enough to write a new book about his series of paintings inspired by his wife’s courageous battle with cancer.

Meetings to be aired

May 10, 2006 Batesville residents will soon get a front row pass to see firsthand what their government is doing.

Tornado victims get aid from Lyon

May 10, 2006 The Lyon College Athletic Department took to the field April 9, but instead of playing games, they fed the residents of a town left devastated in the wake of a killer tornado.

Midland gets good report card

May 10, 2006 PLEASANT PLAINS — Acting Superintendent Dr. Charles Vondran had some words of encouragement for the more than 60 patrons who attended a meeting at Midland High School Tuesday.

Wanted by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office

May 10, 2006 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.

Midland seniors to graduate May 19

May 10, 2006 PLEASANT PLAINS — Midland High School will have its graduation at 7 p.m. May 19 at the high school in Pleasant Plains.

UCA awards two

May 10, 2006 CONWAY — Two area students, Sally E. Broadwater and Jarod R.