News from other days

August 4, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 15, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Tropical Storm Edouard aims for Texas, La.

August 4, 2008 NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Tropical Storm Edouard took aim at the coasts of Texas and Louisiana todat, threatening to pick up strength from warm Gulf waters and gain near-hurricane speeds over the next 24 h

Guns, fuel stolen

August 4, 2008 Thieves were apparently at work at the home of a Batesville man who reported two rifles stolen from among a collection of other firearms that weren't touched.

Lottery means losses for neighboring states

August 4, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - If Arkansas voters approve a proposed constitutional amendment allowing a state lottery, the most affected could be those in neighboring states.

Academic achievement recognized

August 4, 2008 CAVE CITY - Superintendent Steven Green and the Cave City School Board recognized the high school girls tennis team during a meeting last week for being awarded the Arkansas Activities Association-M

Family & Friends Briefs

August 4, 2008 AARP executives to meet An AARP executive meeting is set for 1 p.m. Tuesday in the community room at Citizens Bank Annex in Batesville. This event is open to board members and AARP members.