Museum to host short story contest

February 5, 2016 Jo McDougall PIGGOTT — The Hemingway-Pfeiffer Museum and Educational Center will sponsor its third annual short story writing …

Arkansas country singers featured

February 5, 2016 Victoria Micklish Pasmore A recently-released book for young readers, “Stars of the Rock ’n’ Roll Highway” by Victoria …

State launches brand to lure businesses

February 5, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — To lure new businesses to the state, Arkansas is borrowing an idea usually found in corporate boardrooms. It’s rebranding itself.

Search for suspects ends in shootout

February 5, 2016 MILTON, Fla. (AP) — The search for a Missouri couple suspected in a series of robberies and abductions across the South ended in a …

News of Other Days

February 5, 2016 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on April 20, 2002.

SBU releases honor roll

February 5, 2016 BOLIVAR, Mo. — Southwest Baptist University in Bolivar, Missouri, has released its fall 2015 honor roll lists for undergraduate students. Area students include …

LR eyeing fowl rules

February 5, 2016 LITTLE ROCK (AP) — Little Rock’s animal services director will soon present proposed revisions to regulations for keeping chickens and other fowl in city …