Baseball Briefs

October 6, 2008 BOSTON (AP) _ Francisco Rodriguez's biggest save of a record-breaking season came in a tie game.

News of other days

October 6, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 17, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Ex-firefighter keeps in touch with girl

October 6, 2008 FAYETTEVILLE (AP) - Angelica Schmitt, 13, got to tour the White House last week. She also explored the Smithsonian Institution and walked around the Lincoln Memorial.

Cop hit head-on during attempted traffic stop

October 6, 2008 A man convicted of numerous alcohol- and drug-related driving charges is responsible for hitting an Independence County deputy in a head-on crash Saturday night, according to Arkansas State Police Tro

Family & Friends briefs

October 6, 2008 Area girls awarded Two area girls have received pageant awards, according to a news release.

Births

October 6, 2008 Shania Nicole Farris

Area Briefs

October 6, 2008 Fla. man arrested in Arkansas for Internet stalking of child