Survivor claims hijackers killed missing boat crew

September 27, 2007 MIAMI — A new twist developed Wednesday in the case of the missing crew of the Miami Beach charter fishing boat Joe Cool, reportedly chartered by Independence County fugitive Kirby Archer and an

Parents wait for news

September 27, 2007 MOUNTAIN HOME — Sam and Betty Archer have spent the past several days glued to the television, checking the Internet and reading newspapers. 

News of Other Days

September 27, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 7, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Questions continue

September 26, 2007 The Kirby Archer found floating in a life raft 160 miles south of Bimini Island has been positively identified as the same Kirby Archer accused of stealing $92,000 from the Batesville Wal-Mart store i

Ark Vets bingo begins Sunday

September 26, 2007 B-1.   I-17. N-34. G-49. O-75. The electronic flash board, television monitors, tables and chairs are already in place.

News of Other Days

September 25, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 5, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Three bears spotted in Southside residential area

September 25, 2007 SOUTHSIDE — Mandy Vaughan couldn’t imagine what her dog was barking at last week, so she was quite surprised to see a trio of black bears at her house on Kyler Road.

Local shelter provides haven

September 25, 2007 Suddenly, he leaped off the kitchen chair and grabbed her by the throat. She couldn’t breathe.