Boxer endorses Ark. lottery

September 24, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - A bid to create a state-run lottery has a new supporter in its corner: Jermain Taylor.

ATM reported stolen

September 24, 2008 FORT SMITH (AP) - Police say an ATM with up to $10,000 in cash in it was stolen from the basement level of the Sparks Regional Medical Center in Fort Smith.

Wind Ensemble to have concert

September 24, 2008 Jonesboro - The Arkansas State University Wind Ensemble will give its first concert of the 2008-09 season at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday in Riceland Hall, Fowler Center, 201 Olympic Drive, Jonesboro.

Family & Friends Briefs

September 24, 2008 Optimists to meet The Batesville Optimist Club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Josie's at the Lockhouse.

Births

September 24, 2008 Skylar Jade Biby