Wanted by the Indepedence County Sheriff

February 8, 2007 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.

Phoney money, ID theft reported

February 8, 2007 A torn and taped $20 bill used to pay for gas at a local convenience store has been found to be altered, according to Sgt. Mike Price with the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

E-Shade campus may become magnet school

February 8, 2007 CAVE CITY — The Cave City School Board is considering making the Evening Shade Elementary campus a Math and Science Magnet School next term.

Man arrested for huffing paint at convenience store

February 7, 2007 A 40-year-old Shultz Lane man was arrested for allegedly sniffing paint from a grocery sack Saturday afternoon, according to Deputy Nathan Stephens of the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

News of Other Days

February 7, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 17, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

2 charged with forgery

February 7, 2007 A Batesville man has denied forging a friend’s check, even after the bank produced a photo showing him making the transaction, according to a court affidavit filed by Lt.

Local resident spends semester in Italy

February 7, 2007 SEARCY — When Deedra Adkisson of Melbourne goes to school this spring, she will view art from the Renaissance masters, bargain in outdoor markets and learn to speak Italian.

Man fearful after ‘eight-ball’ of meth

February 7, 2007 CAVE CITY — A man who said he had smoked an “eight-ball” of meth and thought people were following him to kill him was arrested early Sunday for intoxication on drugs, Cave City Poli