Just running our mouths

March 4, 2015 Angelia Roberts “In Black and White” At Christmas someone threw down the gauntlet and the Williams/Taylor/Roberts Family 5K was born, …

Setting life’s margins

March 4, 2015 Jeanni Brosius “Where We Live” Last week, I wrote about minimizing my material things, and I have been surprised at …

Message, message, who’s got the message?

March 4, 2015 Will Durst “Raging Moderate” Party is undergoing an identity crisis of such monumental proportions, the Dissociative Identity Disorder people have …

A riot broke out and no one was surprised

March 4, 2015 A riot broke out on Feb. 20 at Willacy Correctional Facility, a Texas prison for “illegal immigrants,” and 2,000 inmates demonstrated against their …

Letter to the Editor

March 3, 2015 Dear editor: Thank you for sponsoring NIE so we, Batesville Christian School, can have a fun, amazing education. I love how your newspaper …

Overreaching in plain English

March 3, 2015 Tom Purcell, Freelance Writer Get this: The federal government is trying to explain things to citizens in plain English.

Rules of the road

March 2, 2015 Lacy Mitchell “Retro Active” Fourteen people died in Arkansas work zone-related car crashes in 2013, according to most recent data …

Secret benefits to stupid comments

March 2, 2015 An offensively stupid comment by influential and presumably smart people sometimes brings awareness to a subject that would otherwise be largely ignored. Example …