Prize patrol brings cash

May 16, 2008 NEWARK - Rose Higgins has never considered herself to be a lucky person. In fact, the last thing she remembers winning was an ice cream freezer during a drawing in 1977.

Memorial service honors police officers

May 16, 2008 ASH FLAT - For the past 14 years Jack and Tommie Richardson have been attending the annual Police Officer Memorial at Ash Flat. This year was no exception.

News of Other Days

May 15, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 26, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Horseshoe Bend man accused of rape

May 15, 2008 HORSESHOE BEND - A complaint to a state welfare agency sent investigators to a Horseshoe Bend home Friday afternoon where they arrested a 47-year-old man on charges of raping a 14-year-old boy, acco

Concord directors OK plan

May 15, 2008 HEBER SPRINGS - Following a tour of the Arkansas State University-Heber Springs campus Monday evening, the Concord School Board approved a plan to try to get the district off the state's fiscal di

News of Other Days

May 14, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on May 25, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

City accepts help from agency

May 14, 2008 The city of Batesville sustained nearly $1 million in damages from the recent bouts of flooding, but officials hope to recoup some of those losses.

Local girl makes right moves

May 14, 2008 Her heart tells her she wants to be a cardiac surgeon, but for now she'd be happy to make the right moves and say, "Checkmate."