Judge sets $1M bond

July 28, 2008 An 8-year-old Batesville girl is at Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock following her alleged abduction Friday evening by a man with a history of sexual assault.

Golf Briefs

July 25, 2008 PGA OAKVILLE, Ontario (AP) - Mike Weir, Anthony Kim and Eric Axley shot 6-under-par 65s on Thursday to share the first-round lead in the rain-plagued Canadian Open.

News of other days

July 25, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 7, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Lawyer: Infant to be removed from over-40 couple

July 25, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - A federal judge ruled Thursday that a couple should pursue in state court their challenge of a rule that would prohibit them from adopting an infant because they are older than 40

Immigration raid ends in 13 arrests

July 25, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Federal immigration agents arrested 13 suspected illegal immigrants during a raid at a North Little Rock boat manufacturer, authorities said Thursday.

State News Briefs

July 25, 2008 Woman arrested in I-30 slaying LITTLE ROCK (AP) - State police have arrested a woman in connection with the death of a man whose body was found on Interstate 30 in downtown Little Rock.

Jerry Miller named Home Town Hero

July 25, 2008 Jerry Miller of Batesville has been declared a Home Town Hero by the Modern Woodmen of America, Rock Island, Ill,, according to a Modern Woodmen news release.