Jury near deadlock in boat killings case

September 30, 2008 MIAMI (AP) - A federal jury in Miami indicated Monday it was nearing a deadlock over whether a second man should be convicted in the shooting deaths of four people last year aboard a fishing boat th

Appeal filed

September 30, 2008 ASH FLAT - The group wanting Sharp County voters to choose wet or dry in November is appealing a ruling that kicked the issue off the ballot, said Ruth Reynolds, president of Save Energy Reap Taxes.

News of other days

September 29, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 10, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Commissioner: Now is crucial time for education

September 29, 2008 Dr. Ken James has been a teacher, assistant principal, principal, assistant superintendent, coordinator of planning and assessment, superintendent and education commissioner.

Rock club to hear about meteorites

September 29, 2008 CHEROKEE VILLAGE - Meteorites!" will be the program presented by Dr. Stephen McMann at this week's meeting of the Spring River Gem & Mineral Club, president Dorothy Rolland said.