Wayne Long announces

September 12, 2006 HARDY — Wayne Long, 42, of rural Hardy has announced he will be an independent candidate for Sharp County judge in the November general election.

Seven jailed

September 11, 2006 A large quantity of methamphetamine was reportedly found after officers responded to a report of loud music and gunfire at a rural Independence County residence Saturday night.

News of Other Days

September 11, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 21, 1993. 77 YEARS AGO