News of Other Days

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

Student reacts

January 16, 2006 PLEASANT PLAINS — Just imagine for a moment, you’re Jared Bridgeman, a junior at Midland High School.

Motley to present lecture on Negro baseball leagues

January 16, 2006 Leroy “Satchel” Paige was such a gifted and feared pitcher that when he finally made it to the Major Leagues, they outlawed all of his pitches; James “Cool Papa” Bell was so fa

Pfeiffer man stabbed

January 16, 2006 A Pfeiffer man said he was attacked and stabbed early this morning by an unknown assailant when he went to pickup his girlfriend.

Four-day week to be discussed

January 16, 2006 NEWARK — The results of a survey sent to parents of the Cedar Ridge School District about a four-day school week will be discussed at 6:30 tonight in the board room of the central office on the

State rejects Midland plan

January 13, 2006 PLEASANT PLAINS — The state has rejected Midland School District’s fiscal distress improvement plan.

Perkey to run

January 13, 2006 Janet Perkey, 41, has announced she will run for Independence County tax collector as a Democrat.