Wanted man arrested after fleeing on bicycle

December 15, 2015 When Independence County Sheriff’s Deputy Zach Bailey spotted Tommy Joe McGoogan sitting in a vacant lot around midnight Sunday and holding onto a bicycle, …

Guns targeted in burglary

December 15, 2015 When Christopher Reynolds arrived home from work around 3 a.m. Friday the last thing he expected to find was his home burglarized and several …

Stolen ATV found on Craigslist

December 15, 2015 A Yamaha Grizzly four-wheeler stolen around Thanksgiving from a Sulphur Rock residence has reportedly turned up on the popular online buy/sell/trade Craigslist. Thomas …

Veteran banker promoted

December 15, 2015 Micah Beard Citizens Bank has promoted Micah Beard to the executive position of market president–northcentral Arkansas. “Micah …

Local author to hold signing

December 15, 2015 Lynette Chambers Author Lynette Burrus Chambers will hold a Meet the Author book signing event from 10 a.m.

Gallery announces winners

December 15, 2015 HARDY — Spring River Artists Gallery in Hardy has announced the winners of its recent raffles of a twin quilt, paint box and original …

News of Other Days

December 15, 2015 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Dec. 5, 1997.