New deputy prosecutors named to 16th district

August 15, 2007 Don McSpadden, prosecuting attorney for the 16th Judicial District of Arkansas, has announced the appointment of three new deputy prosecuting attorneys and staff changes which were implemented in July

Grass fire burns Charlotte acreage

August 14, 2007 CHARLOTTE — A grassland fire burned between 25 and 50 acres Sunday near Charlotte, but while Northside firefighters were there, they received a call about a vacant trailer fire as well, Fire Chi

Storm injures one

August 14, 2007 CAVE CITY — A Hometown Market employee was cut by flying glass shards when an unexpected thunderstorm burst through Cave City about 6 p.m.

News of Other Days

August 14, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 24, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Legal threat upsets justice

August 14, 2007 Monday’s Independence County Quorum Court meeting had a different feel to it. The court was divided on issues and voted down a measure it had originally passed just two months ago.

Arson, thefts, fight being investigated

August 14, 2007 A house destroyed by fire Sunday is being investigated as a possible arson, according to Independence County Sheriff’s Deputy Michael Darr.

Mindset for 2010

August 14, 2007 Every year I like to look at the “Beloit College Mindset List,” or at least I say I do.

Batesville beefs up drug testing policy

August 14, 2007 Students driving to school in the Batesville district had better be drug free. The district is beefing up its drug testing policy, which previously included only athlete drug testing.