Author to speak

March 18, 2008 When nine black children desegregated Little Rock's Central High School in September 1957, 13-year-old Elizabeth Jacoway paid little attention.

Dog attack leads to arrest

March 18, 2008 MELBOURNE - A Melbourne man was arrested Friday as a result of his dog's attacking a neighbor child in the yard of the child's parents, Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence said.

News of Other Days

March 18, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 29, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Eric Pickle seeks constable’s job

March 17, 2008 ASH FLAT - The name of Eric J. Pickle of 9 Peter Martin Hill Road, Cave City, was inadvertently omitted from a list of candidates published in the Batesville Daily Guard last week.

ID fraud, drug related arrest reported

March 17, 2008 Independence County sheriff's investigators are trying to determine who might have stolen the identity of a Batesville woman and her military husband and run up a large debt.

Trailers, guns reported stolen recently

March 17, 2008 An early morning thunderstorm may have been used to disguise the theft of utility trailers from a residence, according to a report filed by Deputy Tim Conyers with the Independence County Sheriff's

Police seek owner of farm equipment

March 17, 2008 Several pieces of agricultural equipment that mysteriously appeared on a local woman's rural property have police baffled.

Brothers keeping family tradition

March 17, 2008 Two brothers following in their father's "boot" steps may have graduated from military boot camps, but they received their basic training from their Arkansas grandmother.

State stunned with reappearance

March 17, 2008 Editor's note: This is the final installment in a four-part series about "The Arkansas Ghost," based on a recent lecture at Lyon College by Dr.