Local man accused of sexual indecency

June 5, 2008 A report of a domestic disturbance at a Broadwater Lane residence the night of May 20 has resulted in the arrest of a 65-year-old Batesville man on charges of sexual indecency with a child, according

Southside water board to tour wastewater facility

June 5, 2008 SOUTHSIDE - The Southside Public Water Authority board will tour the new wastewater plant at the end of King George Street before its regular meeting Tuesday, Manager John Richardson said.

Arkansas Made speaker to visit

June 5, 2008 MOUNTAIN VIEW - Curators from the Historic Arkansas Museum will be in Stone County on Sunday to discuss its ongoing Arkansas Made project and to view artifacts brought by the public, said Swanee Ben

Arrowhead hunters arrested for drugs

June 5, 2008 WALNUT RIDGE - Three Independence County residents face drug and other charges after being arrested Tuesday in a field in Lawrence County, according to the sheriff's criminal investigations divisi

Bufford named

June 5, 2008 Norton leaves bank. Kevin "Kip" Norton has resigned as president of Citizens Bank, the bank's board announced today.

Lindsey resigns

June 5, 2008 The public affairs officer for the Independence County Sheriff's Office has resigned after attending a campaign watch party for Dennis Wood, who challenged and lost the sheriff's position to incum


June 5, 2008 Harry Potter, Luke Skywalker take center stage

News of Other Days

June 4, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 15, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Students honored with national award

June 4, 2008 SOUTHSIDE - Whitley Poole and James Sturch at Southside High School have been awarded the American Youth Foundation's National Leadership Award in recognition of personal integrity, balanced livin