• Save the dinosaurs

    OK, folks, let’s visit this school consolidation thing again. Even the people pushing for consolidation have agreed, sometimes grudgingly, that consolidation won’t save money.

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  • Time takes toll

    The young woman looks older than her years, but she is still pretty. Each day time will take its toll, but more than time, her addiction to methamphetamine will make her old long before her time.

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  • Letters to the editor

    Dear Editor:

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  • Agree to disagree

    The Oscars came and went Sunday night – did you watch?

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  • Revenue a concern

    LITTLE ROCK – The Senate passed legislation to join a coalition of states with standardized tax procedures, which would eventually allow the state to begin collecting sales taxes on mail order purc

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  • The back corner booth

    By Celeste Winters

    “Character is not made in a crisis – it is only exhibited.”

    – Robert Freeman

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    A women gathers her courage, and succeeds.

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  • School issue divided

    LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Sen. Jim Argue says overhauling public education should not be an exercise in emotion, but rather an examination of the cold, hard facts.

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  • Set to be lawyer

    A clipping from the files of Paul and Virginia Henry of Batesville sheds light on the life of the late Dr. Finis Q.

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  • The price of freedom

    Editor’s note: With war the topic on everyone’s mind these days the following article addresses those who have previously fought so much for our freedom.

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  • On middle ground

    With the Iraqi war having begun, and with self-certainty the reigning spirit in both the pro-war and anti-war extremes, it’s time for those of us in the middle to make our voices heard.

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  • Letters to the editor

    Guard invites letters

    The Guard welcomes original exclusive letters to the editor and will publish them on this page as soon as possible after they are received, subject to space considerations.

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  • Votes don’t count

    When is an election not a real election? I’ll tell you when – it’s when your vote doesn’t count.

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