Family & Friends Briefs

October 7, 2008 DAV to meet Thursday Disabled American Veterans Chapter 32 has called a special meeting for 7 p.m. Thursday. All members are asked to attend. Gospel singing scheduled

Newport hospital opens senior care program

October 7, 2008 NEWPORT - Harris Hospital of Newport will open its Senior Care program early this month to address the emotional and behavioral health needs of adults over the age of 55.

Area Briefs

October 7, 2008 Cave City Fall Festival set CAVE CITY - Cave City elementary and middle schools will host their annual Fall Festival beginning at 4 p.m. Friday, elementary Principal Vicki Musick said.

Gas research equipment damaged, stolen

October 7, 2008 Remote electronic equipment used in the search for gas and oil deposits has been reported stolen or damaged in the Floral area recently, according to a Texas research company.

Groups hope to re-establish Ozark chinquapins

October 7, 2008 Chinquapin nuts - what few there are of them - are falling, and two groups that are trying to re-establish chinquapin trees in northern Arkansas and southern Missouri would like to have some of th

Baseball Briefs

October 6, 2008 BOSTON (AP) _ Francisco Rodriguez's biggest save of a record-breaking season came in a tie game.