Teen drowns in area laker

April 17, 2006 CHEROKEE VILLAGE — A 19-year-old man with a history of having seizures drowned in Lake Cherokee late Saturday while swimming with friends, according to Det.

Man wanted to fight everyone but police

April 17, 2006 CAVE CITY — A man who was “fighting everyone” at a house in Cave City was arrested Sunday after he decided the police were not among the people he wanted to fight.

Vondran leaving Midland June 30

April 17, 2006 PLEASANT PLAINS — The embattled Midland School District’s current leader, Superintendent Charles Vondran, will be leaving the school on June 30. 

Accused murderer jailed on no bond

April 17, 2006 ASH FLAT — An alleged child killer is being held without bond in the Sharp County Detention Facility, Sheriff Dale Weaver said this morning.

Jurors dismissed after man leaves

April 17, 2006 ASH FLAT — A man facing the possibility of life plus 80 years in prison left the courtroom this morning saying he had to make arrangements for his horses.

News of Other Days

April 17, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 26, 1993. 95 Years Ago

Southside hires new football coach

April 14, 2006 SOUTHSIDE — Sheridan Coach Jon Johnston has been hired as Southside School District’s head football coach.

News of Other Days

April 14, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 23, 1993. 95 Years Ago