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Mara Leveritt hopes WM3 will be exonerated by Beebe

In 1993, three 8-year-old boys, Stevie Branch, Christopher Byers and Michael Moore, were brutally murdered in West Memphis, Arkansas. Three teenage boys were convicted of killing them based upon a confession from one of the boys who later recanted. Later, DNA would fail to link them to the crime. Faced with a new trial and a potential civil lawsuit against …

In Other News

Driver runs out of gas in 100-mile chase

If you steal a vehicle and make a long-range run from the police, you should always check the gas gauge. …

Man accused of stabbing, driving 50 miles for help

BALD KNOB — A Bald Knob man whose mother reportedly begged authorities for help for her son diagnosed with schizophrenia …

Out of the Darkness Walk set for Oct. 11, changes location

The second annual Out of the Darkness Walk for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention will be at 10 a.m. …

Jonesboro woman sentenced in husband’s death

JONESBORO (AP) — A Jonesboro woman has been sentenced to 30 years in prison for her role in the 2011 …

Rally scheduled

SEARCY — An informational rally against the alcohol amendment will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday in the …

Ozarka-Mountain View to present fall concert

MOUNTAIN VIEW — The Ozarka College Foundation will host a fall concert at Ozarka College Amphitheatre in Mountain View at …

School elections determine one race

Only one race marked the ballot in the annual school board elections on Tuesday in the Guard’s circulation area and …

Arkansas’ 4 House members back plan on rebel aid

LITTLE ROCK (AP) — All four members of Arkansas’ U.S. House delegation have voted in support of President Barack Obama’s …

Sports

’Katz undefeated record on line against ’Hounds

The Melbourne Bearkatz stand alongside the Batesville Pioneers as the only circulation-area team still undefeated and, according to Coach Kevin …

Batesville Junior Pioneers target 15th straight victory

After winning their 14th straight and Coach Doug Wall’s 200th last week, the Batesville Junior Pioneers will attempt to remain …

Hurricane reveals real dangers in loss at Conway

Look at the loss and learn. In more ways than one, that’s a good vantage point to look at the …

Lady Bearkatz win cross country title

GREERS FERRY — Melbourne won a team title, finished second in two other divisions, as did a Batesville team at …

Hosts sweep Cavewomen in v-ball

BROOKLAND — The Brookland Lady Bearcats swept the Cave City Cavewomen 25-22, 25-14, 25-15 Tuesday in a non-conference match. Candra …

Tennis

The Batesville Pioneers shut out the Mountain View Yellowjackets 8-0 and the Lady Pioneers won 6-1 Tuesday in high school …

BJHS to face toughest test against Cyclones

After pushing their win streak to 14 games with a 41-22 decision last week against the Searcy Cubs, the Batesville …

T-wolf v-ballers win big one; Lonoke halts S-side win streak

NEWARK — The Cedar Ridge Lady Timberwolves won an important 3A-Northeast Conference volleyball match Tuesday when they clipped the Crowley’s …