One charged, others released

September 18, 2006 A rural Batesville man remains in jail after being formally charged with possession of methamphetamine with the intent to deliver and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to a court affidavit f

Izard County fair begins this week

September 18, 2006 MELBOURNE — The Izard County Fairgrounds will be buzzing with activity Thursday, Friday and Saturday with the 2006 Izard County Fair & Livestock Show.

Acclaimed novelist to speak at college Tuesday

September 18, 2006 The Washington Post calls Kevin Brockmeier a “thrilling” storyteller, The Chicago Tribune gave him its Nelson Algren Award, and The Oxford American named him one of the Best Writers of the

Museum celebrates 8th birthday

September 18, 2006 Old Independence Regional Museum dedicated the Oma Sherrill Clark Holding Room as it celebrated its eighth birthday Sunday. 

Election day is Tuesday

September 18, 2006 With Tuesday fast approaching, Cedar Ridge superintendent Dr. Ann Webb is encouraging patrons to go to the polls and vote for the proposed millage increase.

Ozarka has high numbers

September 18, 2006 Melbourne — Ozarka College has again exceeded its record for enrollment during the fall 2006 semester, officials have announced.

News of Other Days

September 18, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 28, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Wanted by the Indepedence County Sheriff

September 15, 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.

Man endangers three children’s lives

September 15, 2006 CAVE CITY — A Cave Creek Road man led Cave City Police Chief Vernon Gann on a high-speed chase west of town shortly after noon Thursday, and Gann did not realize that three small children were i