Three hurt in knife fight

May 13, 2008 SEARCY - Three people stabbed Saturday during a fight involving several Hispanic men were hurt badly enough to need medical treatment, Sgt.

JPs deny request

May 13, 2008 Following the wishes of its budget committee members, the Independence County Quorum Court has denied money for an extra clerk's position in the county district court.

Facing change

May 13, 2008 CUSHMAN - The Bulldogs have one more year, but what will happen after the 2008-09 school year is very much up in the air right now.

News of Other Days

May 12, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 23, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Miller announces

May 12, 2008 David E. Miller is announcing his candidacy for Izard County district judge in the upcoming May 20 election.

Lyon College graduates 98 students

May 12, 2008 For the past four years, Lyon College President Walter B. Roettger has watched the college's class of 2008 closely. He has watched the students grow spiritually, intellectually and physically.

News of Other Days

May 9, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 22, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Rabid skunk reported

May 9, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - The Arkansas Department of Health Public Health Laboratory has reported a second rabies-positive skunk for Independence County for 2008.

Proposed expansion advances

May 9, 2008 SOUTHSIDE - Another step was taken here Tuesday toward making a sewer system expansion at Southside a reality, local public water authority Manager John Richardson said.