Victims remembered

October 23, 2007 The bodies of a 28-year-old Fort Smith woman and her two young children were discovered in their apartment in late December.  

Budget increases marshals’ money

October 23, 2007 The Independence County Quorum Court Budget Committee got the chance to hear from some department heads about their respective budget proposals Monday night.

News of Other Days

October 22, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 1, 1994. 73 YEARS AGO

Never say never

October 22, 2007 After much research and self-examination I’ve come to the conclusion that when we reach a certain age we turn into our parents. It’s inevitable.

Robotics challenge students

October 22, 2007 Grant Harrison has an idea. It is evident by his wide eyes, excited body posture and high-pitched voice. The 10-year-old thinks he has found a way to build a robot that will outlast all others.

GDX sells

October 22, 2007 After months of rumors and speculation, it’s finally official.

UACCB sets record

October 22, 2007 The University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville has set an enrollment record this fall, Brian Berry, vice chancellor for enrollment management and student services, told the college Board o

Vigil planned

October 19, 2007 Each year across the country many — mostly women — are killed by intimate partners. In 2006, 17 women in Arkansas were among those victims.

Hospital awards gift

October 19, 2007 White River Medical Center has awarded $100,000 to the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville in an effort to strengthen nursing and allied health education programs at the college.