Vital Link leads aid to Louisiana

October 6, 2008 Vital Link Emergency Medical Service was activated recently and performed leadership roles in the Arkansas emergency management interstate assistance provided to Louisiana, according to Myra Looney Wo

Wet-dry ruling to be appealed

October 6, 2008 ASH FLAT - A notice of appeal was filed Friday in Sharp County Circuit Court concerning the ruling taking the wet-dry issue off the November ballot.

Widow loses after appeal

October 6, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - The state Supreme Court recently overturned an Independence County Circuit Court decision that means Health Resources of Arkansas will get to keep almost $100,000 claimed by Fran Flene

Cycling Briefs

October 3, 2008 MADRID, Spain (AP) - Operation Puerto, cycling's biggest doping investigation, has been shut down without a single conviction.

News of other days

October 3, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 16, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Leftover deer permits go on sale Monday

October 3, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - Leftover Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Wildlife Management Area deer hunting permits will be on sale at several AGFC regional offices and the Little Rock office beginning Monday, f

Bryan Harman wins Bassmasters tourney

October 3, 2008 Bryan Harman, fishing by himself, weighed in 12.32 pounds of bass to win last weekend's Batesville Bassmasters tournament, according to tournament director Michael McDaniel.

Ron Watkins wins Angler of Year title

October 3, 2008 CAVE CITY - Ron Watkins, tournament director for the Cave City Bass Club, earned the club's 2008 Angler of the Year award, according to a news release.