‘What if’ could happen

April 19, 2005 It was 15 years ago this year that schools all around northeast Arkansas closed down based on a prediction there would be an earthquake on Dec. 3, 1990.

Anxiety Caused by Testing

April 19, 2005 Students will each soon be instructed to arrive at school with a couple of sharpened Number Two pencils and a full stomach.

Weird happenings, Dogpatch

April 14, 2005 Sometimes a columnist just needs to cover several subjects in a single column rather than stick with one subject. So today I will subject readers to several subjects.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

April 12, 2005 Against regulations I am writing this to express my opposition to some of the hunting regulations proposed by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.

Stolen property

April 12, 2005 I can't get over how many four-wheelers are being stolen around here lately. From driveways, from sheds, from the innermost secret compartment of the Death Star ...

Being a stickler

April 12, 2005 Believe it or not, I once actually took a spelling test containing the word "its" - and I was well past kindergarten.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

April 12, 2005 Against regulations I am writing this to express my opposition to some of the hunting regulations proposed by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.