August 18, 2006 Dear editor: I would just like to let the citizens of Batesville know that there are Good Samaritans in our town.

Lum & Abner = funny

August 17, 2006 A reader almost from the day I was born, I appreciate good books.

Priceless memories

August 17, 2006 electronic typewriter: $199.99 black carbon ribbon: $8.95 typing paper: $4.70 your family’s memories: priceless

Record of community

August 15, 2006 I read about the fire that destroyed the West Memphis newspaper, The Evening Times, with a sinking heart. Their printing press, computer system and advertising and news files are all gone.