May 24 2002 by Willanne Ackerman
“The test of a good teacher is not how many questions he can ask his pupils that they will answer readily, but how many questions he inspires them to ask him which he finds it hard to answer.”
May 24 2002 by admin
Before this number of the Balance goes to press, the editor will be on his way to Memphis where we expect to spend a short time on business connected with the paper.
May 23 2002 by Letters to the Editor
To the Batesville Guard
May 23 2002 by Clyde McGinnis
145 YEARS AGO
May 22 2002 by admin
U.S. Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart offered us the most succinct definition of obscenity: “I know it when I see it.”
HOLLYWOOD – God bless America, and how’s everybody?
I have been attending court in Mt. Olive and the session will probably last until Saturday, as the docket is very large.
May 21 2002 by Andrea Bruner
In 1982, I was 8 years old and lived in total amazement (pretty much like I do now). My parents took me, my 5-year-old sister and 3-year-old brother to see “E.T.
May 17 2002 by admin
The editor has been absent this week on account of attending the Izard County Circuit Court, and therefore this number of the Balance has not the usual amount of editorial matter.
We really need to pass the new school millage. The future of Batesville depends on it.
May 17 2002 by Steve Goodier
“Never doubt that a small group of committed people can change the world; indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”
- Margaret Mead, anthropologist
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May 16 2002 by Larry Stroud
A recent Sunday afternoon during the Arkansas Folk Festival in Stone County was a very pleasant time for my family.