Man charged with stealing truck

September 5, 2006 A Pleasant Plains man is in the Independence County jail facing charges of felony theft of property after allegedly stealing a truckload of pallets and selling them in Memphis.

News of Other Days

September 4, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 14, 1993. 95 YEARS AGO

Building hope

September 4, 2006 Randy McIntosh, a healthy young man with a promising future, now lies in a hospital bed, unaware that an entire community is working to bring him home.  

Restructuring lives

September 4, 2006 The front door bore the tell-tale marks of Hurricane Katrina: a huge red “X” with “NOPD” (New Orleans Police Department), “9-25” (the day the house was checked) and

2 girls at juvenile camp arrested after sock attack

September 1, 2006 MANSFIELD (AP) — Two teenage girls at the Northwest Arkansas Regional Juvenile Program were arrested after one of them used a padlock in a sock as a weapon to strike a staff member in the head.

Local offices closing

September 1, 2006 Several local, state and federal offices will close for Labor Day but will resume normal service on Tuesday.

News of Other Days

September 1, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 13, 1993. 95 YEARS AGO

Family members jailed, charged with meth

September 1, 2006 Felony drug charges have been filed against two of four people arrested Aug. 7 while Independence County Sheriff’s deputies were searching a residence for a wanted person.

Wagner celebrates life

September 1, 2006 HORSESHOE BEND — One might call Dorothy Wagner “independent” for a woman her age.