Dec 16 2002 by Wilson Powell
This column concerning some of Batesville’s and Independence County’s early leaders is adapted from a report written by Valerie Tate Gunter of Melbourne while she was a student at Arkansas College,
Dec 13 2002 by Terrell Tebbetts
Are you as tired of those “you know if you’re a redneck” jokes as I am?
Dec 13 2002 by admin
“I pledge my head to clearer thinking, my heart to greater loyalty, my hands to larger service, my health to better living for my club, my community, my country and my world!” This is the pledge of
Dec 12 2002 by Larry Stroud
For many, the winter holidays, too often, is associated with drinking alcoholic beverages.
Dec 12 2002 by admin
Dear Ms. Roberts:
Dec 11 2002 by Angelia Roberts
Long before the year is officially over, my daughter with the 2-year-old informs me to not make any plans for New Year’s Eve.
Dec 11 2002 by Patsy Pipkin
At exactly 4:18 a.m. my panic button went off. I tossed and turned for about five minutes, but couldn’t go back to sleep.
Dec 10 2002 by Andrea Bruner
Last week’s ice storm certainly left its mark at my house, although the storm itself came and went rather quickly.
Dec 10 2002 by admin
It is in time of stress and despair that we truly realize the importance of kindness and understanding for our fellow man.
Dec 9 2002 by Wilson Powell
A resident of another state has requested a copy of Paul Buchanan’s column concerning the late I.F. Blackwell of Batesville, published some time before Mr. Blackwell’s death in December of 1970.
Dec 9 2002 by James Jefferson
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – To the incoming chairman of the Senate Revenue and Taxation Committee, it’s “fairly obvious” that the Legislature will have to generate millions of dollars in new revenue by rais
Dec 6 2002 by admin
The following essays have been submitted by three humor columnists who met in Bateville for the first time. Each one gives an account of how their encounter went.
Southern hospitality and catfish