News of Other Days

October 27, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 8, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Soldier flags school with war memento

October 27, 2006 An American flag, No. 3 of 20, was carried Sept. 11, 2006, on a sensitive Department of Defense Intelligence mission by a 1978 Batesville High School graduate.

Agri secretary discusses biofuels

October 27, 2006 Having a state agriculture department is a good thing for Arkansas, the secretary of the new department told Ozark Woodland Owners Association and Independence-Jackson Cattleman’s Association me

Cave explorer to visit Lyon Monday

October 27, 2006 Geologist and noted cave explorer Dr. Louise D. Hose will visit Lyon College for a convocation at 7:30 p.m. Monday in Nucor Auditorium. The event is free and open to the public.

Vandalism, thefts reported

October 27, 2006 A Newark man has reported $30,000 worth of damage to a farm tractor parked behind a locked gate at a farm on Gap Road.

Sarah Smith

October 27, 2006 Sarah Smith FLORAL — Sarah Ethel Smith, 90, of Floral died Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2006, in Searcy.

Stolen car returned to crime scene

October 27, 2006 An 18-year-old Cord man is facing felony theft charges following the alleged theft of a car from Wal-Mart on Sept. 20, according to court documents filed by Det.