Prosecutors charge 2 with murder

October 11, 2007 MIAMI (AP) — Federal prosecutors accused two men Wednesday of killing the captain and three crew members of a charter fishing boat they hired for a quick trip to the Bahamas and then allegedly t

Sidney facility now for sale

October 11, 2007 ASH FLAT — With surveys, a title search and an appraisal finally squared away, the Sharp County Quorum Court voted unanimously Monday to advertise the old Sharp Nursing Home property for sale.

Three trapped in wreck

October 11, 2007 Three people were trapped for a short time after a two-vehicle accident Tuesday night.

Committee continues fact-finding

October 11, 2007 As the Independence County Solid Waste Task Force continues to seek a solution to the county’s financial woes and budget time nears, questions have arose to which the committee wanted answers.

News of Other Days

October 11, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 21, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

News of Other Days

October 10, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 20, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Southside schools set bid openings

October 10, 2007 SOUTHSIDE — The Southside School District has set its final two bid openings for an estimated $8.5 million elementary school. The district will open bids on Oct. 16 and Oct. 23.

Council OKs purchase of truck

October 10, 2007 The Batesville City Council agreed to buy one truck Tuesday night but put a request for another on hold.

Justices breeze through meeting

October 9, 2007 The Independence County Quorum Court made short work of a light agenda Monday night. The court started the evening off by hearing from Bill Hoskins about the last Solid Waste Task Force meeting.


October 9, 2007 MELBOURNE — They waited in line for food and sat patiently through the awards ceremony, but when the unveiling of the new Bad Boy’s multi-terrain vehicle was unveiled, more than 500 people