Progress continues on house

June 24, 2008 Somewhere in Spring Valley, a group of people have come together for a family they didn't know six months ago, toiling away to give them their dream: a home of their own.

Fort Smith lawyer faces new disbarment charges

June 23, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - A previously disciplined Fort Smith lawyer known for his anti-tax efforts will face a new set of allegations against him in a forthcoming disbarment trial.

News of other days

June 23, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 5, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Family & Friends Briefs

June 23, 2008 Reunions are taking place in the community. Moore-Bales The 24th annual Moore-Bales reunion will be Saturday at Oakmont Community Center, located south of Branson, Mo., on Highway 86 West.

Whiskers accomplish a lot

June 23, 2008 COLLEGE STATION, Texas - When it comes to cats, the experts agree: Leave those whiskers on Whiskers alone.

Area Briefs

June 23, 2008 Hillcrest moves meeting STRAWBERRY - The Hillcrest School Board has moved its regular meeting this month from the last Monday to tonight, Superintendent Greg Crabtree announced.

Three arrested in Grand Prix break-in

June 23, 2008 The free ride is over for three area residents following their arrests for allegedly breaking into River Front Grand Prix and riding go carts late at night, according to Independence County Sheriff'

Arrests made in copper, ATV thefts

June 23, 2008 An attempt to allegedly sell stolen copper wire and railroad metals at a Batesville scrap yard led to an Independence County man's arrest on charges of theft by receiving Friday, according to the In