Man accused of theft of extension ladders

October 6, 2006 An Independence County man who couldn’t pass up a good deal on construction equipment is now facing felony theft by receiving charges, according to a court affidavit filed by Det.

Story celebrates 90-year birthday

October 6, 2006 CUSHMAN — Ray Story will celebrate his 90th birthday with a drop-in party from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Assembly of God Church located at 285 Collietown Road in Cushman.

Holt defies party lines

October 6, 2006 Although critics have labeled him an extremist and one of Arkansas’ “top 10 worst legislators,” state Sen.

Fleeing biker arrested again

October 6, 2006 A man free on bond on drug charges, after allegedly running from police on a motorcycle, is the suspect in yet another high speed motorcycle chase that occurred late Wednesday night.

Lyon to host Kirkin’ event

October 6, 2006 Some say the ceremony is an American tradition, while others trace its roots back to 18th century Scotland, but despite its origin, the Kirkin’ o’ the Tartans ceremony is alive and thrivin

It’s time to make hunting vehicle repairs

October 6, 2006 With the bite of fall in the early mornings, many of us hunters are already in the mode of collecting and organizing hunting gear and making any needed repairs.

News of Other Days

October 5, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 15, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO

Magness schedules 100-year celebration

October 5, 2006 MAGNESS — The city of Magness will celebrate its 100th anniversary Saturday and everyone is invited to the all-day celebration, including free entertainment and free rides and games for children

Ozarka to sponsor project

October 5, 2006 Melbourne — As part of the Department of Justice, Violence Against Women grant, Ozarka College will be sponsoring the Clothesline Project in Mountain View, Melbourne and Ash Flat, during the wee

College honors actress

October 5, 2006 An Arkansas native who was discovered by the legendary Jack Nicholson and subsequently cast in his Western film “Goin’ South” will step into the spotlight to serve as keynote speaker