NFL News

September 4, 2008 FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - Tom Brady participated in the New England Patriots' practice, a sign he's expected to play in Sunday's season opener after missing all four exhibition games.

News of other days

September 4, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Sept. 15, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Club News

September 4, 2008 Charlotte EHC CHARLOTTE - The Charlotte Extension Homemakers Club held the August meeting at the home of Ann Mobley, with five members present.

Bright lights lead to charges

September 4, 2008 A driver who reportedly failed to dim his lights for a police car, and then fled at a high speed in the rain, found himself behind bars late Tuesday night.

Arson suspected in trailer fire

September 4, 2008 Local investigators are hoping to get a break in the weather so they can sift through the remains of a camper trailer destroyed by fire near Newark Tuesday morning.

Burglary, multiple thefts reported

September 4, 2008 Police say stereo TV equipment, cash, and a radar detector have been reported as stolen from the residence of Christopher Hudson, at 704 Broad St., Batesville.

$34,000 in wire thefts reported

September 4, 2008 Since Friday morning, local authorities have taken two reports of thefts of large volumes of copper wire from two locations in Independence County.

ATV Safety Rider Course set for Sept. 20

September 4, 2008 ASH FLAT - A hands-on, half-day ATV Safety Rider Course for youths ages 6 to 19 will begin at 9 a.m. Sept. 20 in Loberg Park in Hardy, Sharp County Extension Agent Joe Moore said.