Not only in America

October 8, 2015 Rick Jensen Comrades-in-arms hurried the wounded Royal Airforce sergeant into the Margate hospital east of London, his eyes burning …

Chili in the pocket park

October 8, 2015 Jeanni Brosius Last year, I attended a chili cook-off in the pocket park in downtown Batesville. I got to sample …

Letters to the Editor

October 7, 2015 Urge state reps to save county fairs Dear editor: Gov. Asa Hutchinson has cut the construction funds by 65 percent or from $7,200 …

Cucumber bombs

October 7, 2015 Tony McGuffey Cucumber bombs are so much fun! The other day I was trimming back some dead tomato vines …

Don’t spend it all in one place

October 7, 2015 We know readers are usually outraged by stories of criminals who manage to find a loophole or glitch in the law. Sometimes such …

Autumn blessings

October 6, 2015 Andrea Bruner “Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” —Albert Camus     Fall …

Somehow this has become routine

October 6, 2015 That’s what president Barack Obama said after a gunman killed 10 before police shot him to death at Umpqua Community College in Rosebud, Oregon …