After the fire

September 30, 2015 Jeanni Brosius After a small fire in my house, I was homeless for two weeks. Well, OK, I was in …

Suffering seen as an opportunity

September 30, 2015 If you are anything like me, you seek your own comfort, maybe even above all else. I cannot seem to help myself. I have …

State Capitol Week in Review

September 29, 2015 Arkansas has numerous apprenticeship programs, and the first one that focuses on information technology has been set up by the state Department of Workforce Services.

Fat chance

September 29, 2015 A new report says it has the straight skinny on fat America. “The State of Obesity: Better Policies for a Healthier America” was …

‘Urban Cowboy’ comes to Newark

September 28, 2015 Lacy Mitchell Covering events for the newspaper affords opportunities to enjoy some of area’s activities and recently, it meant getting …

Letters to the Editor

September 28, 2015 Kudos to Judge Griffin Dear Editor: An article on the front page of the Batesville Guard, Thursday, September 24, 2015, made me proud …

Disagreeing to agree

September 28, 2015 Tina Dupuy According to a Pew Research Center poll in 2010, nearly 123 million Americans (41 percent) believe the rapture …

Wise men bring wise gifts

September 25, 2015 Donetta Hubbard When Jesus was born three wise men brought him gifts. The men brought gold, frankincense and myrrh. While …