Potential artifact site

January 27, 2005 During a seventh-grade history class, I first heard the name Leif Ericsson (or Eriksson) and learned the Viking and his party had beaten Columbus to America by 500 years.

LETTERS TO THE EDITOR

January 27, 2005 Character in question Mr. James, Your eloquence is touching, but as King Solomon wrote, is like "a coating of glaze over earthenware" (Proverbs 26:23). As for Dr. Tebbetts, read John 15:18-27.

Potential artifact site

January 27, 2005 During a seventh-grade history class, I first heard the name Leif Ericsson (or Eriksson) and learned the Viking and his party had beaten Columbus to America by 500 years.

Letters to the editor

January 26, 2005 Dear editor: I hear this is the outline of the program for legislators concerning our schools: Step 1: Force consolidation. Step 2: Make all school employees state employees

Diversification

January 26, 2005 There was a restaurant in Russellville busted recently for allegedly manufacturing methamphetamines. In the kitchen.

Food and football

January 25, 2005 I don't give too much thought about the Super Bowl, even in this post-Janet Jackson breast baring scandal.

Self-expression

January 25, 2005 I recently ordered a baby blue shirt off the Internet that bears a cartoon drawing of a chick declaring, "I am not a nugget."

Trying new things

January 24, 2005 Life is full of first times. And if you're open minded enough to try new things you might just find you enjoy stuff you never thought you would.