License to feel special

February 5, 2008 I got my first specialty license plate ever last month. It's a 4-H license plate, and I am pretty darn proud of it.

State of the City

February 4, 2008 I thank you again for giving me the opportunity to serve as your mayor, and I am pleased to report tonight on the state of our city.

Home remedies that work

February 4, 2008 OK. Reading my co-worker Larry Stroud's column last week on the cow affliction called "hollow tail" really got me to thinking.

Not ‘holler’ tail

January 31, 2008 Not many decades have passed since people whose cattle got to looking "pore" immediately diagnosed them as having "holler" tail.

Gold panning vs. bimbos

January 28, 2008 One of my favorite things to do at night after the kids go to bed is channel surf.

This rooster wore overalls

January 24, 2008 My chased by snakes column of last week was directly sparked by the book "A Place Called Grinnel Flat: An Arkansas Boyhood in the Great Depression" by Neal Buffaloe of Conway.

Letter to the Editor

January 22, 2008 Dear editor: I am 89 years old, and things have changed tremendously in the last 90 years.

I lurve you

January 22, 2008 I've been reading a book lately by an Irish author, which is a first for me.