One door will open

May 11, 2006 Merritt Parmelee Allen once wrote that when all doors were slammed in his face, he found one he could open.

Doing the doo

May 9, 2006 I was out working in my yard the other day and guess what I stepped in? Yep, you guessed it, dog doo. Guess what I don’t own? Yep, you guessed it again, no dog.

Reader in disbelief

May 9, 2006 Dear editor: Pertaining to the natural barrier issue between Batesville and Southside:

The Camel & the Mudhen

May 4, 2006 As a teenager, I loved the book “The Mudhen” by Merritt Parmelee Allen.

Actions inhumane

May 2, 2006 After reading the letter to the editor in Monday’s Guard, I shudder to think of more dogs being possibly poisoned in Independence County.