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NEWS FROM THE ARKANSAS HOUSE: Unemployment rate continues to decline

Apr 27, 2016 11:35am

The General Assembly is inching closer to finalizing a balanced budget for the next fiscal year. The pace of this Fiscal Session picked up significantly after the passage of SB121. Speaker Gillam...


Apr 27, 2016 5:06am

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REFLECTIONS: Holy Week… Easter Week

Mar 30, 2016 4:05am

This week has been Holy Week..”Easter Week”. There is something special about the season of Lent. Easter brings back so many memories. Memories of the Easter Sunrise Service. Getting up early on...

ON THE SQUARE: My Vintage Trapper Keeper

Mar 23, 2016 11:05am

After a solid week of rain the sun is out again and it is almost baseball season again. I love baseball, I always have. One Christmas I received a book that was full of pictures of baseball cards...

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MARY’S MEANDERINGS: “Spoken Words Fun To Share”

Mar 23, 2016 5:05am

Throughout my adult life, I’ve been an avid collector of many different things. Collecting has a way of just happening, giving pleasure in unexpected ways. There’s quips and quotes, this and that...

BACK IN THE DAYS: 2014 to Today

Mar 23, 2016 5:05am

This is the final look in past years events in the United States. This series has given us a clear picture of how we got where we are today.

The 114th Congress begins, and, as per the 2014...


Mar 23, 2016 4:06am

This week I have asked brother, Jim, to write his memories of the Rock Quarry.

Webster defines a quarry as “a place where stone or slate is excavated”. So to say “rock quarry” is almost...

NEWS FROM THE ARKANSAS HOUSE: 2016 Fiscal Session will begin on April 13

Mar 16, 2016 11:35am

Weeks before every session begins, the Joint Budget Committee meets to review the expected revenue and requests from state agencies.

That process took place this week at the Capitol. The...

ON THE SQUARE: Doing the Wave

Mar 16, 2016 11:05am

My wife called me this week and said that she was taking the boys to her aunt’s beauty shop to get their hair cut. She then informed me that one of the boys, who shall remain nameless, wanted a...

Letter to Editor

Mar 16, 2016 5:06am

Dear Editor,

I, along with the other Board Members of ShellShocked Outdoors Youth Ministries would like to convey our heartfelt and sincere gratitude to Mayor Doug Kinslow. Mayor Kinslow was...

Letter to the Editor

Mar 16, 2016 5:06am

To The Editor of the Greenwood Democrat,

I am writing to express my appreciation to the voters of Sebastian County. March 1 was a wonderful night for

my campaign for Sebastian County...

NEWS FROM THE SENATE: Why We Can’t Ignore Russia’s Expanded Role on the World Stage

Mar 16, 2016 5:06am

When the Syrian people began protesting the injustices of Bashar Assad’s regime back in 2011, President Obama talked strongly about standing hand-in-hand with them. When the Assad regime turned to...

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