Area Briefs

November 14, 2008 Ranger Boats lays off 130 over credit-market woes

Burglary, mischief, arson reported

November 14, 2008 Local authorities are investigating a burglary that resulted in the loss of an expensive ring, according to reports from the Independence County Sheriff's Department.

Items posted online

November 14, 2008 Looking for some valve actuators, scales or metal drum stands? The city of Batesville has 'em and is selling 'em online.

News of other days

November 13, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Nov. 27, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

IMRAC to host upcoming production

November 13, 2008 NEWPORT - The Iron Mountain Regional Arts Council in Newport will host the upcoming production of "Reflections on Being a Man."