Music in northeast Arkansas

January 4, 2007 It’s ironic that Grand Ole Opry singer Del Reeves’ death was announced the day after I spent quite a bit of time listening to a cassette tape interview with Chuck Comer, who once booked Re

L is for loser

January 3, 2007 The challenge has been issued, a pact has been made, money has been pledged, bodies have been weighed and the fight has officially begun for the title of “The Biggest Loser.”

2007 wish list

January 2, 2007 The new year usually brings new hope that wrongs can be righted, villains will see justice and peace and love will triumph.

The joy of cooking

December 29, 2006 When my cell phone rang this morning at 9 a.m. just as I was busy typing a story up before deadline, I knew it had to be something important.

Wanderer of the fields

December 28, 2006 Reading “Wanderers of the Field” brought back memories and a yen for wandering.

Finding Christmas

December 27, 2006 The church sign read: “The greatest gift ever was wrapped in a manger,” reminding passing motorists the reason for the holiday season.