Planners consider downtown traffic

October 3, 2006 First, there were new stop signs on Main, College and Boswell. Now, if a local nonprofit organization has its way, there will be another round of stop signs. 

Violence in headlines

October 3, 2006 I cannot believe the recent rash of school shootings. It seems unreal to think about one, much less multiple incidents.

Tornado siren topic discussed

October 3, 2006 CAVE CITY — The Cave City Council on Tuesday discussed the reason the local tornado siren was not activated during the spell of bad weather the night of Sept. 22, Mayor Carl Johnson said.

Sheriff’s office investigating theft

October 2, 2006 The Independence County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of 11 steel cattle panels from Houston Farms on Highway 167 south of Batesville.

News of Other Days

October 2, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 12, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Independence County Sheriff’s wanted list

October 2, 2006 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.

Heart symptoms discussed at meeting

October 2, 2006 The baby boom generation is going to be the largest geriatric population in the history of the world, says a registered nurse with the University of Arkansas Medical Sciences.