Man arrested during attempted arson

February 7, 2008 Armed with a loaded rifle and pistol, a Batesville man was arrested Wednesday afternoon as a lit candle burned into a hallway carpet of his home, according to local authorities.

Survivors tell stories

February 7, 2008 ASH FLAT - Lance and Mandy Humphries and their 10-month-old daughter, Taci, had just sat down to eat homemade enchiladas in their 2-year-old home just south of Ash Flat when Tuesday's massive torn

Survivors tell stories

February 7, 2008 ASH FLAT - Lance and Mandy Humphries and their 10-month-old daughter, Taci, had just sat down to eat homemade enchiladas in their 2-year-old home just south of Ash Flat when Tuesday's massive torn

Man arrested during attempted arson

February 7, 2008 ASH FLAT - Lance and Mandy Humphries and their 10-month-old daughter, Taci, had just sat down to eat homemade enchiladas in their 2-year-old home just south of Ash Flat when Tuesday's massive torn

News of Other Days

February 6, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 16, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Weather delays some counties’ vote counting

February 6, 2008 The first of the Presidential Preferential Primary voting boxes are just starting to come into the Sharp County Clerk's office this morning, according to Deputy County Clerk Laura Eversoll.

Storms cause difficulties for elections

February 6, 2008 The Presidential Preferential Primary took a backseat Tuesday night as storms swept through the Independence County area, where voters followed the rest of the state in tapping Arkansas' former gove

Victims, volunteers sign lists

February 6, 2008 HIGHLAND - Inside the Highland High School lobby, people formed lines this morning to sign lists there to keep a safety net for business owners and volunteers going into specific areas.

Deadly storms reported

February 6, 2008 While a handful of politicians pleaded for votes on Super Tuesday, thousands of Arkansans prayed for their lives.