Second person dies from crash

January 2, 2007 JONESBORO — A second person has died, this time a 5-month-old baby, following a two-car crash in Lawrence County around 12:30 a.m. Saturday, according to the Arkansas State Police.

Elderly woman allegedly attacked by dogs

January 2, 2007 MELBOURNE — An 81-year-old Calico Rock woman sustained serious injuries when attacked in the yard by vicious dogs on Dec. 20, according to a report from Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence.

BRMC welcomes first baby of 2007

January 2, 2007 MOUNTAIN HOME — After a record-setting year in 2006, the Baxter Regional Medical Center Women’s Center welcomed three new babies, all girls, on Jan. 1, 2007.

Teen dies, baby hurt in weekend crash

January 1, 2007 An 18-year-old Hoxie woman is dead after being ejected from a vehicle in an early morning crash Saturday on Highway 63 near Portia in Lawrence County.

News of Other Days

January 1, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Jan. 11, 1994. 78 YEARS AGO

Local singer heads to LA

January 1, 2007 Ashleigh Rogers of Batesville will perform before a bevy of talent scouts and record label agents this week at the International Presentation of Performers in Los Angeles. 

5 injured

January 1, 2007 A two-car crash Friday morning sent two children and three adults to a Newport hospital with injuries after a pickup truck ran a stop sign, according to Trooper Jeremy Hughes with the Arkansas State P

Guard picks top stories

January 1, 2007 How city government operates, education woes, crimes solved along with industry closings and business expansions topped the top 10 news stories for the Batesville Daily Guard in 2006.

Dog attacks health worker

December 29, 2006 A local health department worker was reportedly bitten by a dog as she got out of her car at a residence on Brushy Road Thursday morning.