Izard County deputies respond to suicide

July 25, 2006 MELBOURNE — Izard County deputies responded Saturday to an Oxford residence regarding an apparent suicide, according to Sheriff Tate Lawrence.

Changes planned for fall registration

July 25, 2006 Fall registration at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville will be set-up a little different than it has been in the past, said college officials.

Lyon band to host free performance

July 25, 2006 More than 200 bagpipe bands from across the world will gather in Scotland this summer to compete for the World Championships, and area residents will soon get the chance to hear the music that Lyon Co

Sharp County fair begins Tuesday

July 24, 2006 ASH FLAT — Commercial and educational booths, along with family living exhibits, horticulture and field crops entries, were being set up today in preparation for the annual Sharp County Fair, wh

Rollover results in arrest

July 24, 2006 A man who rolled his pickup truck on Highway 14 at the Salado Creek bridge was taken to a local hospital where he attempted to flee twice before being arrested.

School gets $207,000 grant

July 24, 2006 SOUTHSIDE — A $207,000 grant for technology will make the Southside School District rich in educational technology starting this fall.

Officials: Fair is successful

July 24, 2006 First the heat and then the rain took its toll on attendance at this year’s Independence County Fair, but fair officials say it was still successful with 11,247 paid admissions for the week-long

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July 24, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 3, 1993. 95 Years Ago