News of other days

July 25, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 7, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Lawyer: Infant to be removed from over-40 couple

July 25, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - A federal judge ruled Thursday that a couple should pursue in state court their challenge of a rule that would prohibit them from adopting an infant because they are older than 40

Immigration raid ends in 13 arrests

July 25, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Federal immigration agents arrested 13 suspected illegal immigrants during a raid at a North Little Rock boat manufacturer, authorities said Thursday.

State News Briefs

July 25, 2008 Woman arrested in I-30 slaying LITTLE ROCK (AP) - State police have arrested a woman in connection with the death of a man whose body was found on Interstate 30 in downtown Little Rock.

Jerry Miller named Home Town Hero

July 25, 2008 Jerry Miller of Batesville has been declared a Home Town Hero by the Modern Woodmen of America, Rock Island, Ill,, according to a Modern Woodmen news release.

Teens arrested in string of burglaries

July 25, 2008 A juvenile and two teens have been arrested in connection with numerous burglaries and thefts in the Batesville area in the past month, according to Independence County Circuit Court court documents.

Area Briefs

July 25, 2008 Blanchard sets programs MOUNTAIN VIEW - Blanchard Springs Caverns offers summer interpretive activities at the Blanchard Springs Recreation Area, according to a news release.


July 25, 2008 Lillian Dianne King