Family flees Gustav

September 3, 2008 As 160-mph winds raged and unforgiving 15-foot floodwaters engulfed New Orleans, Roy and Uma Maggio watched helplessly from their 18th century home as Hurricane Katrina tore the world around them apar

Sports Briefs

September 2, 2008 Baseball SALEM, Va. (AP) - Koby Clemens, the son of Roger Clemens, and two other minor league teammates were arrested early Sunday after a disturbance at a restaurant in Salem.

News of other days

September 2, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 13, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Cozy Cottage announces opening

September 2, 2008 Reva Bushatz, owner/operator of Cozy Cottage, is inviting all her friends and customers to visit her at a new location.

25th anniversary celebrated

September 2, 2008 Suddenlink customer care representative Brenda Wilson recently celebrated her 25th anniversary of employment in the cable industry in the northcentral Arkansas area, according to a news release.

State News Briefs

September 2, 2008 Bank robbery suspects caught HARRISON (AP) - Police captured two men accused of robbing a Harrison bank, then driving away in a recreational vehicle.