Pinkston appointed to NAJA

June 3, 2008 The National Association of Junior Auxiliaries Inc. has announced the appointment of Amy Pinkston as NAJA chapter support coordinator for 2008-09.

Reunions announced

June 3, 2008 Floral School FLORAL - The annual Floral School Reunion will be held June 7 at the Midland Elementary Cafeteria at Floral. A potluck luncheon will be served at noon.

Association sets meeting

June 3, 2008 DESHA - The Alexander Cemetery Association will hold its annual meeting at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at Stewart Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall in Desha.

Drive-by shooting reported; three jailed

June 3, 2008 Police say they confiscated a pistol and two bags of marijuana from three men in west Batesville Saturday night after receiving reports of shots being fired at houses in the Bethesda area.

Smithville shootout

June 3, 2008 SMITHVILLE - Twenty-five years ago the people in the small town of Smithville knew something was amiss when heavily armed federal marshals, FBI agents as well as local and state officials began sett

News of other days

June 2, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on June 13, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Legendary designer Yves Saint Laurent dies at 71

June 2, 2008 PARIS (AP) - Yves Saint Laurent, one of the most influential and enduring designers of the 20th century, will be remembered for empowering women through his fashion, a longtime friend and associate