‘Arkansas Ghost’ case profiled

March 13, 2008 Previously: In 1929, five Stone County men were accused of beating another man, named Connie Franklin, then setting his body on fire.

Burglars face rifle

March 13, 2008 When Shawn Caldwell pulled into his driveway around 4:30 Sunday afternoon and saw two people breaking into his house, his first instinct was to grab his rifle from his pickup truck and send his son Bl

News of Other Days

March 12, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on March 23, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Students post thoughts on novels

March 12, 2008 SOUTHSIDE - In an effort to strengthen Southside's reading program and to encourage student discussion, the school turned to Dr.

Council discusses buying police car

March 12, 2008 CONCORD - The Concord City Council discussed Monday the possibility of buying a new police car, Recorder-treasurer Jayne Pettit said.

3 drug arrests made over weekend

March 12, 2008 SEARCY - Three drug arrests linked to traffic stops were made over the weekend in White County, sheriff Sgt. Greg Coney, the department's public relations officer, said.

College gears up for Scottish festival

March 12, 2008 For three days in April, the Lyon College campus will resemble the Scottish Highlands more than a college when the 29th Arkansas Scottish Festival takes center stage.