Theft investigation leads to drugs, guns

October 13, 2006 While acting on a tip that a man was wanting to sell possible stolen copper tubing, officers with the Independence County Sheriff’s Office were led to drugs, guns and stolen property, according

Estes had thirst for knowldege

October 13, 2006 Karl Estes had a passion for natural science and pursuit of wisdom, and passed those traits on to his children. 

DeLay addresses issues concerning campaign

October 13, 2006 Gunner DeLay, Republican candidate for Arkansas attorney general, was busy campaigning in Batesville this week. DeLay faces Democratic nominee Dustin McDaniel in November’s general election.

Sharp JP would like to see work on some private roads

October 13, 2006 ASH FLAT — Sharp County Justice of the Peace Ray Martin of Ash Flat said during a regular quorum court meeting Monday that he would like to see a way developed for the road department to legally

Remains Identified

October 12, 2006 The skeletal remains found at the end of Ben Road in the Rosie area on Oct.

News of Other Days

October 12, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 22, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Body sent to crime lab

October 12, 2006 A man who didn’t report for work after calling in sick the day before was found dead in his home from an apparent suicide Tuesday afternoon.