Arrests made in copper, ATV thefts

June 23, 2008 An attempt to allegedly sell stolen copper wire and railroad metals at a Batesville scrap yard led to an Independence County man's arrest on charges of theft by receiving Friday, according to the In

Students ‘MASH’ it up at WRMC

June 23, 2008 "Let's irrigate." This is what dentist Dr. Melanie Looney tells her assistant Stephanie Magness as she performs a dental procedure on a patient Wednesday.

Stanley to head school

June 23, 2008 Midland gets new director PLEASANT PLAINS - Starting July 1, Midland will have a new superintendent.

Cave City High students win medals at Skills USA

June 20, 2008 CAVE CITY - Students from Cave City High brought home gold, silver and bronze medals after competing against students from schools of all sizes throughout the state in the recent Skills USA contests

News of other days

June 20, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 3, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Items taken from homes

June 20, 2008 A pry bar may have been used to gain entry through the back door of the William Arthur Smith residence Thursday.

Friends & Family Briefs

June 20, 2008 Festival to benefit memorial Diamond Rio and Collin Raye will be headlining the Hook and Ladder Country Music Festival Saturday, a fundraiser for the Arkansas Fallen Firefighters Memorial.

Desha High School holds reunion

June 20, 2008 The Desha High School class of 1958 held its 50th reunion June 6 at the home of Harlon and Shirley Martin. A potluck meal was served, and memories and photographed were shared.

State park offers activities

June 20, 2008 JACKSONPORT - Jacksonport State Park will host some upcoming activities. Some are free, while others may charge a fee.