Man makes plaster cast of theft suspect’s footprint

June 4, 2007 When Danny Sandy discovered shoe prints in his chicken house, where some 1,500 feet of copper wire had been stolen, he made a plaster cast of the prints and called the Independence County Sheriff&rsqu

Two seek District 72

June 1, 2007    Charles Barnett, retired Independence County Treasurer and current Justice of the Peace from District 10 of Independence County, is announcing his intention to be a candidate for Arkansas

Term limits discussed

June 1, 2007 MELBOURNE — Farm Bureau representatives honored local legislators in Fulton and Izard counties last week at a dinner reception at Ozarka College in Melbourne.

Crash claims life

June 1, 2007 A three-car crash on Ramsey Mountain, that required two people to be freed by a Batesville Fire Department Rescue crew, claimed the life of a Williford teenager and injured three others Thursday night

News of Other Days

June 1, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 13, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Mounted patrol may soon be reality

June 1, 2007 The goal of search and rescue is simple — to find and help people who are lost or injured. The task is voluntary and usually handled by county law enforcement. 

No charges filed yet in shooting

May 31, 2007 ASH FLAT — Law enforcement officers are still trying to sort out conflicting stories concerning a shooting incident and a confrontation that occurred three days later. 

Sixth-graders learn to grow garden

May 31, 2007 CAVE CITY — Students are out of school for the summer at Cave City, but learning is still going on, thanks to a $500 Arkansas Farm Bureau matching grant. 

Wyatt seeks Senate

May 31, 2007 David Wyatt has announced his candidacy for Arkansas State Senate, District 12, which includes parts of Cleburne, Independence, Jackson and White counties.