Father accused of shaking baby

October 1, 2008 A 21-year-old man is accused of shaking his baby so hard the child suffered brain damage, according to Lt. Brenda Bittle of the Independence County Sheriff's Office.

4-H awards recently presented

October 1, 2008 Several awards were presented at the Independence County 4-H Awards Banquet recently. This year is the 100th anniversary of Arkansas 4-H.

Man turns 4-H into career

October 1, 2008 Bryce Baldridge grew up around cattle, showing them in fairs, taking part in grooming clinics and joining the livestock judging. For Baldridge, it was just one part of being in 4-H.

Program develops life skills

October 1, 2008 One hundred years ago, an agriculture club that began in White County with small beginnings has transformed the lives of countless youths in Arkansas.

Sports Briefs

September 30, 2008 Baseball ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Bench Coach Art Howe and third-base coach Matt Walbeck are done with the Texas Rangers.

News of other days

September 30, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 11, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO