Asa about Foley: ‘I’m disgusted’

October 16, 2006 After talking to a group of supporters at the Independence County Republican Party headquarters, Republican gubernatorial candidate Asa Hutchinson told the Guard that despite the negativity coming fro

Soldiers Remembered

October 16, 2006 Rain fell on the crowd during a soldier memorial dedication Sunday at the Arkansas Army National Guard Armory in Batesville.

Lyon Hall of Fame to recognize four

October 13, 2006 Lyon College will honor four longtime supporters by inducting three of them into the school’s Athletic Hall of Fame and giving the fourth the Service Award on Oct. 21 during Homecoming 2006.

Three people facing forgery charges

October 13, 2006 Felony forgery warrants, totaling 41 counts, have been issued for three suspects in separate cases in Independence County, according to court affidavits.

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

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.

News of Other Days

October 13, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 25, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

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

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.