Man allegedly tries to get dog to attack officer

January 3, 2006 <p style="">After allegedly assaulting an officer with a knife and struggling with police officers, a Sulphur Rock man is being held without bond in the Independence County jail.</p>

EARTHQUAKE

January 2, 2006 <p style="">HICKORY RIDGE, DEC. 3, 1990 - All the headlines hanging in the news racks downtown asked the same question - will the &quot;big one&quot; hit today?

Batesville water office manager retires

December 30, 2005 Karen Davis says it's time to give up a job she's held for 3 1/2 decades and leave her work family behind, but she's looking forward to retirement.

News of Other Days

December 30, 2005 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 8, 1993. 95 Years Ago

Smart faces two counts of rape

December 30, 2005 Two additional charges - this time, rape - have been filed against Chad Smart, 34, of 110 Rosewood after investigations reportedly turned up more information.

License to retire

December 29, 2005 Her first day on the job, she vowed she wouldn't return. Who would want to? It's the revenue office. People fight, throw pencils, break down the door and just get plain mad.

News of Other Days

December 29, 2005 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 7, 1993. 95 Years Ago

Monitor cuts jail expenses

December 29, 2005 In an era of rising operational and medical expenses, use of an electronic ankle monitor on some inmates is cutting costs for the Independence County jail.