By Wil Shane, Lyon College News Bureau

April 11, 2006 The deep and silent space within the human soul where religion and science overlap is inhabited by poetry and metaphor, and God is there waiting to share His secrets, an astronomer for the Vatican sai

Nursing home property, health facility discussed

April 11, 2006 ASH FLAT — Sharp County must have a survey conducted on the former Sharp Nursing Home property at Sidney as part of the process for the property reverting to the county’s control, County J

JP prefers county tax

April 11, 2006 Since the city of Batesville is looking at a one-cent sales tax, at least one member of the Independence County Quorum Court wants the county to consider the same thing.

Three jailed for alcohol, drugs

April 11, 2006 Drug- and alcohol-related incidents sent three Independence County residents to jail Friday and Saturday nights, according to reports filed with the Independence County Sheriff’s Office.

Tradition renewed

April 11, 2006 March Madness may be over for the NCAA, but basketball season is just gearing up for our family.

News of Other Days

April 10, 2006 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 19, 1993. 89 Years Ago

Lyon Prof: American democracy is ‘lofty goal’

April 10, 2006 America’s democracy is “anemic,” but in at least one important way, it still surpasses the vision held by an influential philosopher of the Enlightenment, Lyon College’s 26th w