Computers help docs spot breast cancer on X-rays

October 2, 2008 NEW YORK (AP) - A computer is as good as a second pair of eyes for helping a radiologist spot breast cancer on a mammogram, one of the largest and most rigorous tests of computer-aided detection fou

Delta products to be on hand

October 2, 2008 HELENA - The University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service and the Arkansas Delta Rural Heritage Development Initiative (RHDI) will co-host a marketplace of products made in the Arkansas D

Hunters urged to kill Fort Chaffee wild hogs

October 2, 2008 FORT SMITH (AP) - Officials at Fort Chaffee want deer hunters this season to take aim at wild hogs that have been tearing up the natural areas at the western Arkansas reserve.

FBLA students attend leadership conference

October 2, 2008 SOUTHSIDE - Eighteen Future Business Leaders of America members from Southside attended the District II Fall Leadership Conference in Jonesboro Sept. 25.

Groups fight policy on foster parents

October 2, 2008 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - A coalition of child advocates is challenging an Arkansas policy that bars unmarried couples who live together from being foster parents.

News of other days

October 2, 2008 Editor's note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Oct. 13, 1995. 73 YEARS AGO

Report shows growth in local health care services

October 2, 2008 Nearly 10,000 people will spend at least one night at White River Health System in Batesville, according to statistics revealed by Gary Bebow, administrator and chief executive officer.