Hearing continuing for Misskelley

September 29, 2008 JONESBORO (AP) - Jessie Misskelley Jr., one of three men convicted in 1994 of killing three boys in West Memphis is to ask a judge at a hearing to grant him a new trial.

Lincoln to celebrate 111th birthday

September 29, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - Ruth Lincoln of Little Rock, Arkansas' oldest living person, will celebrate her 111th birthday on Tuesday at a lunch with friends.

Wet-dry appeal uncertain

September 29, 2008 ASH FLAT - The president of Save Energy Reap Taxes said this morning the group is waiting on word from a Little Rock attorney before deciding whether to appeal last week's court ruling that knocke

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September 26, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 9, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO