Shooting case filed

September 12, 2008 SEARCY - Without revealing a motive, Prosecuting Attorney Chris Raff of Searcy filed capital murder and attempted capital murder charges against a former Bald Knob police officer Thursday, White Cou

Baseball Briefs

September 11, 2008 ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - The Los Angeles Angels own the best record in baseball and their fourth American League West title in five years.

News of other days

September 11, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 22, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Judge: No new trial for West Memphis killings

September 11, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - A circuit court judge Wednesday rejected claims that new DNA evidence proves the innocence of three men convicted of killing three boys 15 years ago, and denied their requests for

Area Brief

September 11, 2008 Six to be honored at annual ASU Legislative Day activities

Family & Friends Briefs

September 11, 2008 Aerojet reunion to be Saturday The Aerojet reunion will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Pavilion No. 6 on the south side of White River in Batesville. A potluck will be served.

One dies, one arrested in double shooting

September 11, 2008 SEARCY - The White County Sheriff's Department was releasing little information today about a double shooting Wednesday afternoon near Bald Knob that left one dead.

$500,000 bond set in child rape case

September 11, 2008 Bond for 28-year-old Timothy Wayne Cox of 2139 Newport Road has been set at $500,000 by Judge Chaney Taylor, according to a court affidavit filed by the Independence County Sheriff's Office.

Local woman finds oasis at 9/11 site

September 11, 2008 Seven years ago, layers upon layers of ash and debris covered the tattered headstones and green grounds of the churchyard at St. Paul's Chapel in Manhattan, N.Y.