Quake rumbles central Okla.

July 14, 2017 STROUD, Okla. (AP) — The U.S. Geological Survey says an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.2 struck this morning in Oklahoma. The …

News of Other Days

July 14, 2017 Editor’s note: News of Other Days is reprinted as is from the 1982 Guard. The newspaper cannot make present-day corrections to past news stories.   …

Fish fry, music event scheduled

July 14, 2017 DESHA — The Eighth Annual Max Edwards Fish Fry and Music event will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday in the …

Ozarka extends registration hours

July 14, 2017 MELBOURNE — Ozarka College is offering extended registration hours for the upcoming fall semester. All campus locations (Melbourne, Ash Flat, Mammoth Spring and …

VBS slated

July 14, 2017 SAFFELL — Vacation Bible School will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. July 24 through 28 at Saffell Missionary Baptist Church, located at …

Cities sued over panhandling rules

July 14, 2017 HOT SPRINGS (AP) — Two Arkansas cities are working to address their panhandling ordinances after being sued by the American Civil Liberties Union.

Portland cleans dirty river

July 14, 2017 PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland is well-known as a tree-hugging, outdoorsy city, but the river that powers through its downtown has never been part …