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Miracle on the Square

Apr 16, 2014 4:07am

Recounting that ill-fated day April 19, 1968, Peggy Dorsey Sherrill of the Dayton community doesn’t remember her own screams, calling for her two-year-old daughter, Tina. The handful of people...

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Methodist women vs Baptist women

Mar 19, 2014 10:14am

When I write about the Methodist Church it is people both past and present. I write about things I know or think I know. I do know that every church in town does many wonderful things. Every...

Real estate records search engine

Mar 19, 2014 10:14am

One of our goals has been to make it easier for realtors and taxpayers to find public records. Believe it or not, when I was selling real estate we had to go to the courthouse to pull up real...


Mt Zion Baptist Church history told

Mar 19, 2014 10:14am

It was a one-room wooden building, painted white, sitting on the south side of an unpaved country road. A sign above the door identified the building as: MT. ZION BAPTIST CHURCH. In the 1800s the...

Arkansas Trauma System saves more than 200 lives a year

Mar 19, 2014 10:14am

Last week legislators talked about looking at different ideas during the 2015 session on how school districts make up for snow days. The Arkansas Board of Education has received requests from 75...

Public, Health and Welfare Committee will appoint members soon

Mar 19, 2014 10:14am

In our 5th week of the Fiscal Session we passed the last batch of appropriation bills and the Revenue Stabilization Act which balances the state’s $5 billion in General Revenue.

Now as we...

There’s a Code for That

Mar 19, 2014 10:14am

Hospitals and physicians have to adopt a new generation of medical diagnosis codes that include codes for injuries sustained while crocheting, time spent in a deep-freeze refrigerator and even...

Crossing the foot-log to Ma Price’s house

Mar 19, 2014 10:12am

My Grandma Price lived at the bottom of Howard Hill, next door to Bill Neighbor’s Grocery Store in the community of Sixteen. That alone was reason enough for me, as a kid, to venture out on it and...

Look What The Cat Dragged In

Mar 19, 2014 4:06am

Since April is Autism Awareness Month, and that is just around the corner, I think this is a great time to make a couple big announcements. I have hinted to one of these for some time, and I know...

Budget calls for $65 million increase for schools

Mar 12, 2014 10:38am

The Joint Budget Committee recommended a do pass on the Revenue Stabilization Act and sent identical versions of the bill to both the House and the Senate. It will be taken up this week and when...

Where Are All The Candidates?

Mar 12, 2014 10:38am

Perhaps we shouldn’t wonder why it happened. Perhaps the real question is why it doesn’t happen more often.

When the dust cleared after candidate filings Monday, no one had filed to run for...

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