Burglary, multiple thefts reported

September 4, 2008 Police say stereo TV equipment, cash, and a radar detector have been reported as stolen from the residence of Christopher Hudson, at 704 Broad St., Batesville.

$34,000 in wire thefts reported

September 4, 2008 Since Friday morning, local authorities have taken two reports of thefts of large volumes of copper wire from two locations in Independence County.

ATV Safety Rider Course set for Sept. 20

September 4, 2008 ASH FLAT - A hands-on, half-day ATV Safety Rider Course for youths ages 6 to 19 will begin at 9 a.m. Sept. 20 in Loberg Park in Hardy, Sharp County Extension Agent Joe Moore said.

Area Briefs

September 4, 2008 Sharp Extension to host meeting

Family uninjured

September 4, 2008 A Kentucky man and his family escaped injury when their truck slid into a water-filled ditch in Batesville Wednesday afternoon.

Boyfriend charged in shooting

September 4, 2008 SALEM - Murder charges have been filed against a Fulton County man charged with killing his girlfriend.

Rain blamed for outages

September 4, 2008 By Tony McGuffey Guard Staff Writer The remnants of Hurricane Gustav has moved on, but the power outages caused by winds and rains from the storm remain.

Ex-teacher sentenced

September 4, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - A former band teacher at Izard County Consolidated School was sentenced Wednesday on child pornography.

MOMS celebrates anniversary

September 4, 2008 After her son joined the Marine Corps, Regina Bryant needed someone who understood what it was like to be a military mom.