My imperfect thanks

November 24, 2014 Dr. Gary WeltonCenter for Vision & Values Christian psychologist David Myers, in his writing and speaking about …

Letter to the Editor

November 21, 2014 Dear editor: Members of Army Airborne Troopers are like a big, happy family when they get together. Recently I had the pleasure of meeting two …

Two soldiers

November 21, 2014 Daris Howard “Life’s Outtakes” David and John were two men from the same small town who grew up on …

Internet gambling ban is a losing bet

November 21, 2014 Most Americans, regardless of ideology, oppose “crony capitalism” or “cronyism.” Cronyism is where politicians write laws aimed at helping their favored business beneficiaries. Despite …

A matter of survival

November 20, 2014 Camille Nesler “Outside the Box” When the last Census results were counted in 2010, it appeared that we’d had the …

Sneak peek at Thanksgiving 2034

November 20, 2014 Danny Tyree “Tyrades!” There is no shortage of pundits who could do a worthy job of waxing philosophical about the …

1st woman doctor in Arkansas

November 20, 2014 Dr. Ken Bridges “History Minute” Ida Brooks was born in 1853 in Iowa to preacher and Arkansas politician Joseph …

Tradition of giving thanks

November 20, 2014 The Thanksgiving holiday has a long tradition here in the U.S. The Plymouth Colony observed the first Thanksgiving in 1621. George Washington and other …

Homelessness is a real problem

November 19, 2014 Jeanni Brosius “Where We Live” Last week, my Facebook feed was filled with comments about the homeless situation in …