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NEWS FROM THE ARKANSAS HOUSE: Helping To Prevent Sexual Violence

Jun 22, 2016 11:35am

According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) nearly 1 in 5 women and 1 in 71 men reported experiencing sexual assault at some time in their lives. Over a third of victims report being...

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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...

"Spoken Words Fun To Share"

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...


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...

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...

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...


Mar 16, 2016 5:05am

In the ongoing saga of HB2962, the Autism Insurance Reform bill, the bill passed the house floor last week with a vote of 76-20. This was a huge step in helping families in Oklahoma who have a...

A Special Thank you Note

Mar 16, 2016 5:05am

A big thank you to all my family and friends who celebrated my 85th surprise birthday party with me. I enjoyed every minute of it. Hope you did too.

A Special Thank You to My Children and...

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