Area Briefs

October 31, 2008 UACCB to host watch party

Jailed woman charged with theft

October 31, 2008 A woman jailed in Lawrence County has been named in a warrant affidavit charging her with theft by receiving in Independence County, according to documents filed in the Independence County Circuit Cou

Sex offender living near school arrested

October 31, 2008 A registered sex offender who bought a home near Southside School has been arrested, according to a court affidavit filed by Independence County Sheriff's Detective Mike Mundy.

Argument leads to shooting near Iuka

October 31, 2008 MELBOURNE - Authorities are still working on information related to a Thursday night shooting near the Izard-Baxter County line.

Sports Briefs

October 30, 2008 Baseball DAYTON, Ohio (AP) - A minor league pitcher accused of throwing a ball that hit a fan in the forehead was indicted Wednesday on two counts of felonious assault.

Pipers keep winning

October 30, 2008 The Lyon College Pipers' defense had its 4-match scoreless streak snapped, but the team extended its winning streak to seven games Wednesday in a 5-1 rout of Missouri Baptist at Huser Soccer Field.

Cavewomen bow out of state v-ball tourney

October 30, 2008 HARRISON - The Cave City Cavewomen bowed out of the Class 3A State Volleyball Tournament with a 3-0 loss to the Piggott Lady Mohawks here Wednesday.

News of other days

October 30, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 10, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO