Truck reported missing

February 14, 2006 A Magness man said he opened his window blinds Sunday morning to find his 2002 Chevrolet truck missing from the driveway.

Suicide reported

February 14, 2006 A domestic disturbance involving local police turned deadly Monday night when a Batesville man died of an apparent suicide.

Wilburn to close

February 14, 2006 LITTLE ROCK — The Concord School District got final approval for closing the Wilburn High School campus Monday at the state school board meeting.

Eudora reacts

February 14, 2006 LITTLE ROCK — The Eudora School District must merge with another district, yet Midland gets another chance.

Pectol seeks re-election to District 6

February 13, 2006 MAGNESS — Ernie Pectol of Magness has announced he will be running for re-election as Independence County justice of the peace for District 6.

Two arrested for domestic violence

February 13, 2006 CAVE CITY — Police made two arrests for domestic violence in Cave City over the weekend, Chief Vernon Gann reported.

Dota system drills wells

February 13, 2006 CHARLOTTE — The Dota Public Water Authority went almost 22 years without having a well of its own, but within a few days it will have two.

News of Other Days

February 13, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 22, 1993. 95 Years Ago

CD makes it through early Grammy voting

February 13, 2006 The Lyon College Pipe Band’s debut CD, recorded last year, came surprisingly close to making history when it made it through the first round of voting for a Grammy Award this year.