Helicopter crash kills two

July 15, 2008 SALESVILLE (AP) - Arkansas Department of Emergency Management officials say two people are dead after a helicopter crashed near the Norfork Dam.

DNA links man to rape

July 15, 2008 Bond has been set at $100,000 for the suspect in a May 24 residential burglary and rape of a Batesville woman, according to an Independence County Circuit Court affidavit filed by Detective Mike Mundy

Mary Powell ‘Outgoing spirit’ recalled

July 15, 2008 Family and friends remember Mary Reaves Powell as having a loving spirit and especially a deep and abiding love for her family and late husband, Dorr Wilson Powell.

Lamb outlines track’s history

July 14, 2008 MELBOURNE - A standing-room-only crowd filled the Melbourne Community Room to hear Son Lamb present a program recently about the history of the White River Division of the Missouri Pacific Railroad.

News of other days

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

Motorcycle clocked at 100; rider charged

July 14, 2008 After being placed on juvenile probation earlier in the day, a local teenager was arrested on multiple traffic charges following a high speed motorcycle chase with police in the Magness and Sulphur Ro