Local girl authors book

August 18, 2008 Tabby Lynn has a big imagination - so big, in fact, that it spills onto paper.

Child injured

August 18, 2008 A bush hogging accident Saturday afternoon sent a 5-year-old boy to Arkansas Children's Hospital with extensive injuries, according to Pleasant Plains Marshal Matt Thomas.

Gwatney service planned for today

August 18, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Bill and Hillary Clinton planned to join hundreds of people at a Little Rock church today to mourn the death of Arkansas Democratic Party Chairman Bill Gwatney.

Football Briefs

August 15, 2008 ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) - Dallas Cowboys suspended cornerback Adam "Pacman" Jones said he's sent a letter to NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell asking to be allowed to play this season.

News of other days

August 15, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 28, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Bassmasters set night event

August 15, 2008 The Batesville Bassmasters will fish from 7 p.m. Saturday to 2 a.m. Sunday on Greers Ferry Lake for the club's seventh tournament of the year, secretary Colin Patterson said.

Court upholds ban on machine guns

August 15, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - In upholding a Washington County man's weapons conviction for possessing a machine gun, a federal appeals panel ruled there's a difference between the state militia and one th