News of Other Days

July 24, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 4, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Kindergarten intruder arrested

July 24, 2008 There were a few tense minutes Tuesday afternoon when an allegedly drunk man jumped a fence and ran onto a playground where children were present.

Area Briefs

July 24, 2008 Man dies in crash with semi

School campuses nearing completion

July 24, 2008 Batesville Superintendent Ted Hall said he believes patrons will be very pleased with what the district has accomplished over the summer.

Child stable

July 24, 2008 4-year-old boy flown to Children's Hospital

Powering Rural Arkansas already trying to find jobs

July 24, 2008 ASH FLAT - A company from the East Coast that plans to put a hub in Jonesboro may offer up to 20 high-tech jobs to Sharp County, with an unexpected twist - the employees would work at home, using