Little girls and bum lambs

June 15, 2015 Daris Howard “Life’s Outtakes” The spring after I finished college, I was determined to spend more time with my little …

A heart that beats at home

June 11, 2015 Randall Franks“Southern Style” Where does the heart of a community lie? Is it in its elected …

When drug users aren’t people

June 11, 2015 Judge Katherine Forrest’s decision to lock up Ross Ulbricht for the rest of his life is a momentous tragedy. There were other tragic …

Grave of unknown baby girl

June 10, 2015 Jeanni Brosius “Where We Live” As the cars pick up speed along U.S. 67/167 between Bald Knob and Searcy, not …

Jenner’s ‘Vanity Affair’

June 10, 2015 Susan Stamper Brown “God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, courage to change the things …

Would you go on ‘The Briefcase’?

June 10, 2015 Jason Stanford “The Hunger Games” was supposed to be fiction, but maybe it was prophetic. Now comes “The Briefcase,” CBS’ …

Letters to the Editor

June 9, 2015 In favor of moving county library to Barnett building To the editor: I attended the mayor’s monthly community update meeting in the Barnett …

Welcome to the jungle

June 9, 2015 Andrea Bruner “Hear Here” One of my coworkers is currently reading “The Jungle” by Upton Sinclair, one of many …