Wintry weather good for businesses

February 1, 2008 While school children across the area were preparing to rush out into the snow for some winter fun, local merchants were preparing for a different type of rush Thursday.

News of Other Days

January 31, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 10, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Wanted by the independence Sheriff’s Office

January 31, 2008 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff's Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.

Third person arrested in string of burglaries

January 31, 2008 A third person has been arrested for alleged participation in several burglaries in Independence County in the past month, according to a circuit court affidavit filed by Detective Alan Cockrill of th