Area Briefs

September 4, 2008 Sharp Extension to host meeting

Family uninjured

September 4, 2008 A Kentucky man and his family escaped injury when their truck slid into a water-filled ditch in Batesville Wednesday afternoon.

Boyfriend charged in shooting

September 4, 2008 SALEM - Murder charges have been filed against a Fulton County man charged with killing his girlfriend.

Rain blamed for outages

September 4, 2008 By Tony McGuffey Guard Staff Writer The remnants of Hurricane Gustav has moved on, but the power outages caused by winds and rains from the storm remain.

Ex-teacher sentenced

September 4, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - A former band teacher at Izard County Consolidated School was sentenced Wednesday on child pornography.

MOMS celebrates anniversary

September 4, 2008 After her son joined the Marine Corps, Regina Bryant needed someone who understood what it was like to be a military mom.

News of other days

September 3, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 14, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Colleges Briefs

September 3, 2008 Dancer receives funding Kodi Giovannini, 2008 graduate of Midland High School, was awarded the first Patrick Crommett Memorial Scholarship of $500.