WalkAmerica set for Saturday

May 4, 2006 The March of Dimes WalkAmerica 2006 10k (6-mile) walk-a-thon will begin with registration and team pictures from 9 to 9:45 a.m. Saturday at Stewart Field on the Southside School District campus.

2 arrested

May 4, 2006 ASH FLAT— One man has confessed, while the alleged trigger man remains silent in a 20-year-old Sharp County double murder case.

News of Other Days

May 4, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 13, 1993. 89 Years Ago

Hundreds take ‘Old Town’ tour

May 3, 2006 On a mild, bright day following a rainy, stormy one, a free tour of “Old Town Batesville” drew a crowd Sunday afternoon.

Dozier joins Leatherwoods cast

May 3, 2006 MOUNTAIN VIEW — Local musician Danny Dozier has joined the cast of the Leatherwoods for this summer’s performances at Brickshy’s Backstreet Theater in Mountain View, according to

Chronicle wins award

May 3, 2006 MOUNTAIN VIEW — The Independence County Chronicle, the publication of the Independence County Historical Society, won the Best County or Local Journal Award given by the Arkansas Historical Asso