GS volunteers honored

May 28, 2008 JONESBORO - Volunteers dedicated to "build girls of courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place" were recently honored at the Girl Scouts of Crowley's Ridge Council's

Council OKs resolution

May 28, 2008 A local sawmill has taken one step toward getting some of the tax dollars it spends on improvements, with a resolution from the Batesville City Council.

News of other days

May 27, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 7, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

ASU awards funds to area grads

May 27, 2008 Jonesboro - Several area students have accepted scholarships to attend Arkansas State University in Jonesboro this fall.

Bus travel service boarding now

May 27, 2008 Area travelers looking to beat high gas prices while enjoying trips to their favorite shopping and entertainment spots now have an excellent alternative, according to Ron LaRose, owner and operator of

Local author visits Teacher 2 Teacher

May 27, 2008 Teacher 2 Teacher Bookstore was transported into the past May 10 with a visit from author and living historian Bryce A. Chandler of Pocahontas.