Local bank is thinking green

July 1, 2008 These days, recycling is more important than ever, and one local bank is helping to promote it. Citizens Bank donated 1,200 green recycling bins to the Independence County Recycling Center this week.

News of other days

June 30, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 12, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Service news

June 30, 2008 FORT BENNING, Ga. - Pvt. Steven Winkle completed basic training with the U.S. Army National Guard at Fort Benning, Ga., on June 6.

Area Briefs

June 30, 2008 Ozark Folk Center to host Repair Day MOUNTAIN VIEW - The Ozark Folk Center will have a special "Repair Day" from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 18.

Team uses homemade jig to win

June 30, 2008 CUSHMAN - With strong thunderstorms and heavy rain wiping out the day's entertainment schedule, the 17th annual Cushman Miners Day festival relied on its fishing tournament and Saturday night stre