Guns, big TV’s taken in burglary

July 16, 2007 Police are looking for burglars that entered the home of Cliff Barnett in the past week and took several guns and two big screen TV’s, along with other electronic equipment.

Serving hope for hungry

July 16, 2007 An elderly man chooses between bread and the medication for his high blood pressure.

Trial starts week two

July 16, 2007 ASH FLAT — Week two of a 20-year-old double homicide trial gets under way today. The first two days were spent in jury selection, the third in a closed hearing.

Charity builds opportunities

July 16, 2007 A burgeoning local chapter of a global charity is ready to get its hands dirty building homes for those in need.

Man dies in tractor accident

July 16, 2007 A Salado man died Friday afternoon when the tractor he was driving overturned, pinning him underneath, according to a report from the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

Committee to propose using contingency funds

July 13, 2007 The Independence County Quorum Court Budget Committee is set to recommend to the full court that the county take money from two contingency funds to pay for a more than $400,000 shortfall in the solid

Mother testifies

July 13, 2007 ASH FLAT — “‘It’s a shame. She had such a nice body.’ Crude words, mean words and extremely purposeful words.

News of Other Days

July 13, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 25, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO