May 14, 2007 Dear editor: My name is Karen Davis. I am an eighth-grader at Cedar Ridge School. Something happened at my school this week that really makes me mad.

Bittersweet memories

May 10, 2007 Sam Woolley Coombs wasn’t kidding about his book and yard sale being a “gigantic, multiplied by colossal, multiplied by staggeringly huge holy moly” one.


May 10, 2007 Last night as I was watching television my son was looking at a book about ocean life, out of the blue he ask me if a Whale Shark was a fish or a mammal?  He attends the kindergarten center.&nbsp

‘Idiot’ prohibition

May 8, 2007 OK, all you idiots living in the city of Batesville — you are here illegally, according to a city ordinance. And on your way out, take the poor and immoral with you.

Making mistakes

May 7, 2007 Someone once told me that it is just as damaging to think you are superior, as it is to actually make a mistake. I firmly believe that piece of advice.

More Viking inscriptions

May 3, 2007 This one almost got away. Well, technically, the book itself did get away, but I do have the information it contains.