Big pots(s) of soup

August 28, 2008 Options for column subjects were many this week, so why am I writing about something that popped into my head after I started writing? Beats me.

Fuel conversion

August 28, 2008 Like a lot of folks interested in saving money at the gas pumps, I recently started looking into ways to get better mileage out of my '96 Ford Ranger pickup.

Who is driving the bus?

August 27, 2008 Bill and Hillary Clinton have been so intent on keeping Barack Obama at the back of the bus that the division among some of the Democrats has become the main focus of the party.

Letters to the Editor

August 27, 2008 Instructions needed As we all know, the streets seem much more hectic and busy since school started back last week. It seems like everyone is always in a hurry, including myself.

Letter to the Editor

August 26, 2008 I write this letter in response to Senator (Jack) Critcher's article aired in Friday's paper.

Beefed-up talk

August 26, 2008 It seems you can't go a week without reading about Tyson Foods being in the news. Like Walmart, Tyson's publicity usually leans toward the negative side.

Elvis continued…

August 25, 2008 Blinking its yellow caution to pedestrians crossing the street - some walked, some stood and some sat in folding chairs on the rain-soaked Elvis Presley Boulevard.

From tent to pop-up

August 22, 2008 After growing up as a tent camper, this spring I was able to move up to a pop-up camper and the outdoors experience it has brought has been better than expected.

Smoking numbers decrease

August 22, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - State public health officials estimate that the number of adult smokers in Arkansas has decreased by 84,000 over the past six years.