Falling limb kills camper

August 6, 2007 HARDY — A 32-year-old Piggott woman died Saturday morning as the result of a freak accident involving a falling tree limb at Hardy Camper Park, Assistant Police Chief James Hutchison said.

Conway woman crowned

August 6, 2007 The  runner-up to Miss Arkansas 2007 will get another chance for the state title, after winning the Miss White River 2008 pageant. 

Wanted by the Independence County Sheriff

August 3, 2007 The following list of persons with active warrants is issued by the Independence County Sheriff’s Office. Wanted persons are listed by their name, date of birth, city and number of warrants.

Sharp Co. sheriff gets appointment

August 3, 2007 LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Mike Beebe has made several recent appointments to Arkansas boards and commissions, according to a news release from the governor’s office.

News of Other Days

August 3, 2007 Editor’s note: This column ran previously in the Guard on Aug. 15, 1994.  73 YEARS AGO

Blanchard Springs sets programs

August 3, 2007 MOUNTAIN VIEW — Blanchard Springs Caverns offers summer interpretive activities at the Blanchard Springs Recreation Area, according to a news release.

Ozarka schedules registration

August 3, 2007 Melbourne — Ozarka College will hold registration at each of its campuses between 8:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Aug. 13-16.

Man charged with taking cancer research funds

August 3, 2007 A man who authorities claim took money designated for the American Cancer Society and then made his last payment on the full amount Wednesday was charged the following day with a class B felony.