News of Other Days

May 3, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 12, 1993. 95 Years Ago Auto buggies are getting numerous, as four were reported in the Victor community Sunday.

Cemetery plots sold

May 3, 2006 The city of Batesville sold all 46 of the new spaces in the old part of Oaklawn Cemetery — on the first day.

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

Man cited for beer

May 2, 2006 CAVE CITY — Cave City Police Chief Vernon Gann arrested a 75-year-old man Sunday for drinking in public.

Man says he was hit in face, threatened

May 2, 2006 A Concord man says he was hit in the face and his life threatened after another man jumped in the back of his truck and hit him in the face Friday afternoon.