• Risking their lives – Thieves cost Entergy customers by cutting, stealing power lines

    An increase in metal prices is proving to be enough for some thieves to risk their lives by stealing power lines. But whether or not those thieves are successful in their risky endeavors, they are costing the paying customers of Entergy. It was six months …

    Read More

  • ‘Fired’ up for truck pull

    They’ll tug and they’ll pull and when it’s all said and done there will probably be plenty of huffing and puffing from those trying to catch their breaths. But what would one expect after trying to pull 74,700 pounds of red, white and chrome for …

    Read More

  • Former Cherokee Village woman, 3 others killed in crash

    LONOKE — A former Cherokee Village woman was among four people killed in a fiery head-on collision Wednesday in Lonoke County. Sonya E. Wiggins, 32, of Woodson, formerly of Cherokee Village, was southbound in a 2007 Chevrolet HHR when she crossed the center line on …

    Read More

  • Mtn. View man dies during fishing trip

    SAINT JAMES — A Mountain View man died during a fishing trip on the White River in Stone County Wednesday. According to Stone County Sheriff Lance Bonds, 56-year-old Russell Pace was fishing in Saint James community with Taneisha Lee and Michael Bane of Mountain View …

    Read More

  • Tanker overturns, catches fire

    SWIFTON  – An 18-wheeler overturned on Highway 67 between Swifton and Alicia in Jackson County shutting down the highway at about 9 this morning. According to the Jackson County Sheriff’s Department, the tanker appeared to overcorrect causing the tanker to overturn and spill its load …

    Read More

  • Woman stabs self to escape boyfriend’s anger

    A Bethesda woman told police she stabbed herself with scissors to avoid possible death at the hand of her boyfriend following a day-long incident of abuse. Around noon Thursday, Deputy Michael Darr said he was dispatched to a residence on Red Cut Road after a …

    Read More

  • News of Other Days

    Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 15, 1993. 101 YEARS AGO A telephone line between Sidney and Sandtown will be up this week, and there is much discussion in the High Rock community of a line from Batesville through that …

    Read More

  • Where rain fell, armyworms may appear

    If you were lucky enough to get one of the spot rains and have green pastures, you may need to scout them for armyworms.  We’re seeing several fields with treatment levels of armyworms in the area. Damage can appear almost overnight and infestations can be …

    Read More

  • 4-H’ers ‘learn by doing’ at Ozark Folk Center

    ASH FLAT — Candles, pottery and cloth dolls were just a few of the projects Sharp County 4-H members enjoyed making during the 4-H Fun Day at the Ozark Folk Center in Mountain View on June 13, said Annie Lester, Sharp County 4-H program assistant. …

    Read More

  • Resident finds body of missing man in lake

    HOT SPRINGS — A 19-year-old athlete who went missing in Lake Catherine earlier this week has been found. The Garland County Sheriff’s Office says a local resident discovered the body of James King Thursday morning in the lake near a dock. Dive teams using sonar …

    Read More

  • Probe of stolen horses leads to missing cattle

    ASHDOWN (AP) — The investigation into the theft of five horses from Southern Arkansas University last year has led to the arrest of three people for allegedly stealing cattle. Court appearances are set for Tuesday in Ashdown for the suspects. Facing felony theft charges are …

    Read More

  • 8 people named in heroin distribution indictment

    LITTLE ROCK — Eight people are named in a nine-count federal indictment in Little Rock accusing them of distributing heroin, which resulted in the deaths of two people. The indictment was handed up on July 11 but not unsealed until Thursday. Federal prosecutors accuse the …

    Read More

Page 7 of 66« First...«56789»102030...Last »