Nepal finds new living goddess

October 7, 2008 KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) - Hindu and Buddhist priests chanted sacred hymns and cascaded flowers and grains of rice over a 3-year-old girl who was appointed a living goddess in Nepal today.

News of other days

October 7, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 18, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

UACCB donates to Harris Hospital

October 7, 2008 Newport - Harris Hospital Respiratory Therapy Department recently donated equipment to be used by the Respiratory Care Program at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville.

Auto detail shop re-opens

October 7, 2008 There's nothing like getting into a clean, freshly washed and detailed car (or truck or van), but a clean vehicle can save money, too.

Real estate company seeks to boost housing market

October 7, 2008 Coldwell Banker has announced it will seek to bring home buyers and sellers together in the Batesville area by joining a national Coldwell Banker initiative in an attempt to help jump-start the United

Briefs filed in lawsuit over lottery proposal

October 7, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Voters who cast a ballot in favor of establishing a state-run lottery won't know the consequences of their choice because a proposed constitutional amendment doesn't define lo