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November 17, 2008 NovaLee Mae Cooley

Area Briefs

November 17, 2008 Army: Iraq accident kills Mountain Home man LITTLE ROCK (AP) - A soldier from Mountain Home died Thursday of injuries he suffered in a vehicle accident in Iraq, the Army says.

United Way needs additional help

November 17, 2008 Meals on Wheels. Little League baseball. Water aerobics for arthritis patients. Monthly boxes of food at Batesville Help & Hope. Battered women's shelter.

News of other days

November 14, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 28, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Thanksgiving dinner costs increase in Arkansas

November 14, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - The price of a Thanksgiving dinner has gone up from last year, but the Arkansas Farm Bureau says a family can still put a good holiday meal on the table for about $4 per person.

Trails event coming to LR

November 14, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - The 2008 National Trails Symposium will be rolling into Little Rock Saturday.