News of other days

June 30, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on July 12, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Service news

June 30, 2008 FORT BENNING, Ga. - Pvt. Steven Winkle completed basic training with the U.S. Army National Guard at Fort Benning, Ga., on June 6.

Area Briefs

June 30, 2008 Ozark Folk Center to host Repair Day MOUNTAIN VIEW - The Ozark Folk Center will have a special "Repair Day" from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 18.

Team uses homemade jig to win

June 30, 2008 CUSHMAN - With strong thunderstorms and heavy rain wiping out the day's entertainment schedule, the 17th annual Cushman Miners Day festival relied on its fishing tournament and Saturday night stre

Couple arrested

June 30, 2008 Drug store heist traced to Violet Hill MELBOURNE - A Violet Hill couple has been arrested in connection with an armed robbery of a Paragould drug store.

Okolo earns certificate

June 27, 2008 Esther Okolo recently received the Arkansas Children's Program Administrator Certificate. She is director of Batesville Montessori School.