Wanted couple found

November 7, 2008 MELBOURNE - A man wanted on felony charges in Marion County was found in a closet hiding underneath a pile of toys.

Strip search case targets SC officials

November 7, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - A Poinsett County woman who claims she was strip-searched illegally in the Sharp County jail in November of 2006 filed a civil rights lawsuit Monday in United States District Court, Ea

Flowers honored

November 7, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - Dan Flowers, director of the Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department, has been named the recipient of the 2008 George S.

Suit filed over levee

November 7, 2008 Fences may make for good neighbors, but one levee does not. Thursday, a Batesville businessman filed suit against two others claiming they are deliberately targeting his business venture.

News of Other Days

November 6, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 17, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Agency helps with Angel Tree

November 6, 2008 The United Way of Independence County has teamed up with the Department of Human Services to offer the 2008 Angel Tree project, said Colin Patterson, United Way board member.

Jail riot reported

November 6, 2008 A riot at the Independence County jail earlier this week caused some property damage but no injuries, according to Lt. Brenda Bittle.