Longtime teacher creates tradition

November 14, 2007 It is obvious nerves are getting to the ensemble of actors and actress preparing to take the stage. They sway back and forth, rubbing their hands together to remove the building sweat.

Five held

November 14, 2007 No arrests have been made in connection yet with a shooting death on Friday, but five people are in jail for questioning.

News of Other Days

November 13, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 23, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Citizen call leads to arrest

November 13, 2007 A Southside man was arrested for domestic battery Thursday afternoon when a citizen called police after seeing a man and woman fighting.

School celebrates 30 years

November 13, 2007 The small blue house with white trim doesn’t look like much from the outside. Its paint is fading and its wooden fence facing the street is plain. The home looks like nothing special.

Assessor blames clerk, others for cash woes

November 13, 2007 After Monday’s regular quorum court meeting, the Independence County budget committee met to go over the sheriff’s proposed 2008 budget as well as the tax assessor’s reappraisal a