Christmas at the Governor’s Mansion

December 8, 2016 One August day in 1741, George Frideric Handel sat down in his England home feeling so inspired by the Biblical account of Jesus …

Pearl Harbor: Should Abe apologize?

December 8, 2016 On May 27, Barack Obama became the first sitting U.S. president to visit Hiroshima, site of history’s first atomic attack on Aug. 6, 1945.

My love of reading

December 7, 2016 Frank Vaughn Growing up on a mini storage compound in the middle of nowhere was a lonely experience for me …

Doing nothing is an action, too

December 7, 2016 Randall Franks Recently I was honored to share the pulpit for a home going celebration of one of my late …

Giving of self

December 7, 2016 Daris Howard Christmas was fast approaching, and as I sat in church, all I could think of was the many …

More on mumps outbreak

December 7, 2016 We continue to receive daily updates from the Arkansas Department of Health concerning the mumps outbreak. The ADH says that 43 workplaces, three school …

Finding something to smile about

December 6, 2016 Andrea Bruner Getting my child to smile on command has always been iffy. There were times I had to “trick” …