Drilling for power

August 8, 2008 Republicans have their backs against the wall, facing a bloodbath on Election Day that will leave the party in shambles and the nation in the hands of the worst conglomeration of demagogues, scoundrel

What does it mean?

August 7, 2008 The huge ore pile at Pfeiffer disappeared a few weeks ago.

Victims of adultery

August 7, 2008 The clock read 2:40 a.m. A 54-year-old man with perfectly coiffed hair slipped quietly out of a Beverly Hills hotel room. He jumped on an elevator for a ride down to the ground floor.

Identity crisis

August 6, 2008 Don't you just hate it when the real you leaks out? It inevitably causes trouble.

Event more than fair

August 5, 2008 I wonder if the tremendous reception afforded Billy Joe Royal at the Independence County Fair recently in Batesville took him by surprise.

Hot, good time

August 5, 2008 Another White River Water Carnival has come and gone. While the event is usually a lot of fun, it is also a relief that it is over for another year.

A beautiful life

August 4, 2008 Big, blonde and beautiful, she was. She was big in Hollywood. She was blonde (even if she wasn't a true one), and to many she was one of the most beautiful women in the world.


August 1, 2008 Batson recognized I just want to comment that it was very interesting to read "Newark Native Wins Miss Arkansas" (July 21) about Ashlen Batson.