Accuracy check

May 17, 2006 After some speculation about whether the machines would be ready in time, Independence County voters may cast their ballots in the primary election electronically.

A wish come true

May 17, 2006 When 8-year-old Cassidy Smith left her home in Marshall she thought she was going to help raise money for a child with cancer.

News of Other Days

May 17, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 26, 1993. 89 Years Ago

$6.6M sewer project can proceed

May 17, 2006 SOUTHSIDE — Construction of a sewer system for areas south of White River is expected to begin by mid-spring of 2007 with sewer service beginning by mid-year of 2008, John Richardson, manager

News of Other Days

May 16, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 25, 1993. 89 Years Ago

Officer chases, arrests couple

May 16, 2006 A Searcy couple was arrested on various charges following a pursuit along Runway Road in Batesville Saturday night.

Lyon prof to attend summer seminar on slavery

May 16, 2006 The historian who wrote the book on Lyon College will travel to Columbia University this summer to study the history of slavery and how that history affects America’s present — and futu

Man arrested for eating marijuana

May 16, 2006 A Cave City man who allegedly tried to eat his hidden stash of marijuana was charged with possession of a controlled substance after being arrested on warrants Saturday morning.