Mitchell acquitted

February 8, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - A federal jury Thursday acquitted former Melbourne High School teacher Steven D.

HIT BY A HOUSE

February 8, 2008 MELBOURNE - The rain pounded down in the dark and muddy cow pasture and Karen Kern knew she was in need of emergency medical care.

News of Other Days

February 7, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Feb. 17, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Mayor: Police firings rumor untrue

February 7, 2008 ASH FLAT - Mayor Danny Traw said there is no truth to the rumor that he fired all of the town's police officers for assisting Highland with tornado emergency services Tuesday night, and he doesn

Old Bluebird to take center court tonight

February 7, 2008 Roger "Doc" Edwards is still on the ball. At 97, he may well be the oldest living Mount Pleasant basketball player and according to a grinning Edwards, "I was one of the best."

Old Bluebird to take center court tonight

February 7, 2008 Roger "Doc" Edwards is still on the ball. At 97, he may well be the oldest living Mount Pleasant basketball player and according to a grinning Edwards, "I was one of the best."

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.