Cushman bikers arrested

June 7, 2007 Two Cushman men, stopped while riding a motorcycle near their home Monday afternoon, were cited for drug, alcohol and traffic violations, according to Deputy John Carroll of the Independence County Sh

Two injured in White Drive accident

June 7, 2007 Two people were sent to the hospital from injuries suffered in a three-vehicle crash near a popular swimming spot on White Drive Tuesday afternoon.

Southside woman killed in crash

June 7, 2007 A 77-year-old Southside woman lost her life in a two-car crash around 6 p.m. Wednesday evening at the intersection of Highway 167/230, according to Arkansas State Police Trooper Ronnie Qualls.

78 years later brother, sister together again

June 7, 2007 Three weeks ago, a brother and sister who were split up at the beginning of the Great Depression (when he was 4 and she was 2) saw each other again for the first time in 78 years. 

Izard County authorities make arrests

June 6, 2007 MELBOURNE — Larry Joe Herring, 28, of Horseshoe Bend was arrested Saturday on a warrant charging him with theft of property and arson.

Wanted by the Independence County Sheriff

June 6, 2007 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.

News of Other Days

June 6, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 16, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

County to receive extra funds

June 6, 2007 MELBOURNE — Treasurer Sylvia Engles had some good news at Tuesday night’s quorum court meeting.