BBBS matches needed

December 22, 2005 Last Christmas, 47 children were waiting for mentor matches under the Big Brothers Big Sisters organization. Today, there are 72 children in Independence County wanting a match.

16-year-old found hanging in barn

December 22, 2005 A Cave City youth, late returning from feeding livestock, was reported found hanging in a barn loft on the family farm around 9 a.m. Wednesday.

News of Other Days

December 22, 2005 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 1, 1993. 89 Years Ago

Running man stopped by police officer

December 22, 2005 A man running down a rural road early this morning, was arrested for public intoxication after his actions caught the attention of a patrolling deputy.

Moser named deputy of the year

December 22, 2005 Two deputies have been recognized for their dedication to special projects within the Independence County Sheriff's Office.

Fire completely destroys home

December 22, 2005 CAVE CITY - A faulty electrical socket in a child's bedroom is believed to be the cause of a blaze that destroyed the two-story home of a Cave City couple early this morning.

Drug charges filed in several incidents

December 21, 2005 A drug bust at a local motel unexpectedly turned into an opportunity to catch others in possession of drugs, according to an affidavit filed in the Independence County Circuit Court.