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Husband facing 2 murder charges

Rickey Crawford Jr. NEWPORT — The fatal stabbing of a pregnant woman last November has resulted in two capital murder …

Restaurant inspections listed

The Independence County Health Department recently inspected a number of restaurants and other places where food is prepared. Places inspected and any violations found …

NRCS offers feral swine management program

LITTLE ROCK — USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) State Conservationist Mike Sullivan has announced producers in 10 Arkansas counties can sign up for …

News of Other Days

Editor’s note: News of Other Days is reprinted as is from the 1981 Guard. The newspaper cannot make present-day corrections to past news stories.   …

Sports

Scots bolt past Trojans

BHANNIBAL, Mo. — The 17th-ranked Lyon College Women’s Basketball team shot 54.4 percent from the field and sprinted past Hannibal-LaGrange Thursday night, 75-42. Three Scots …

On Deck

Upcoming sporting events in Batesville and the surrounding area for Friday, January 19 - Tuesday, January 23, 2018.

Temperatures rise, higher seeds fall

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — On a day when shade was a valuable commodity in the searing heat at Melbourne Park, Roger Federer played it …