Family & Friends Briefs

October 10, 2008 State park, homestead to present fall-themed events Old Davidsonville State Park in Pocahontas will host Ghosts of Davidsonville Hay Ride and Fall Festival on Saturday.


October 10, 2008 Dakota Madison Barker

Area Briefs

October 10, 2008 Early morning crash claims life of Salem man

Remains found identified as mother of 3

October 10, 2008 JACKSONVILLE (AP) - Authorities have identified a body found last month in Jacksonville as that of a White County mother of three who was reported missing a year ago.

Gas leak reported

October 10, 2008 School bus traffic and other vehicles were routed around a natural gas leak on Dixie Street Thursday afternoon.

Appeal expedited

October 10, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - The state Supreme Court agreed Thursday to expedite the appeal of a circuit court ruling taking the wet-dry issue off the Nov.

State to drop foster ban

October 10, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Arkansas plans to reverse course and allow unmarried or same-sex couples to take on foster children on a case-by-case basis, even as voters prepare to decide the issue in November

News of other days

October 9, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 20, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO