News of Other Days

November 1, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 11, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

$150,000 ‘ice’ bust reported

October 31, 2007 Drugs valued at $150,000 were seized by officials who claim it was the largest amount ever confiscated in Stone County.

Public warned of police magazine scam

October 31, 2007 Another scam with a law enforcement theme has surfaced in Batesville, according to the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

Ecology Acre

October 31, 2007 SOUTHSIDE — A year ago, Ecology Acre was nothing more than a gravel turnaround for school buses. It was a waste of space. It was overgrown. And it was, well, ugly.

Police seek next of kin

October 31, 2007 At the time of his death in May, the only known local living relative of Bentley H. Clark of Cave City was a sister, Mary Kohler.

Business owners charged

October 30, 2007 ASH FLAT — Troy and Roberta Meacham, who operate an Ash Flat restaurant, have each been charged in Sharp County Circuit Court with manufacture of a controlled substance, according to public reco

Archaeologist presents Maya topic at Lyon

October 30, 2007 Dr. Gloria Everson, Lyon College’s associate professor of anthropology, has “spent many months living in tents in the rainforest” with Dr. Norman Hammond.