Moore running for JP seat

March 6, 2008 Republican Anne Moore has filed for Independence County justice of the peace District 4.

Lindsey to run for constable

March 6, 2008 NEWARK - Bill Lindsey of Newark has announced his intention to run for the position of constable for Dota Township.

‘The Jesus Guy’ to be screened at UACCB

March 6, 2008 "The Jesus Guy," a film about an anonymous, barefoot preacher, will help kick off the 7th annual Ozark Foothills FilmFest at Indepenence Hall on the the University of Arkansas Community College ca

Beebe visits

March 6, 2008 MELBOURNE - "How can I help?" Those were the words Gov. Mike Beebe said as he put his arm around Oscar Croffard, whose home and property was destroyed by a Feb. 5 tornado.

News of Other Days

March 5, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 16, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Izard officers make drug, other arrests

March 5, 2008 MELBOURNE - The Izard County Sheriff's Office has made several recent drug-related and various other arrests, according to a news release from Sheriff Tate Lawrence. Arrests include:

More filings announced

March 5, 2008 More candidates have filed for offices, according to information from the Independence County Clerk's Office. Those filing between 10:15 a.m. Tuesday and 9:30 a.m. today are:

Nelson running for JP

March 5, 2008 Larry Nelson has announced his candidacy for Independence County justice of the peace District 7.