LETTER TO THE EDITOR

January 11, 2005 Dec. 31st my wife and I were traveling in the Mountain View area. We were driving a 1976 Winnebago. We were driving from the Ozark National Forest to Mtn.View via highway 87.

Respect for military

January 10, 2005 Two little girls clad in matching German-style dresses clung to their mother as they ate breakfast.

Newspaper ink in blood

January 10, 2005 I'm back! And two dear friends of mine and fellow writers from northeast Arkansas told me, "You're hooked - it's (newspaper business) in your blood. You're a newspaper chick."

Remembering Mack Vickery

January 6, 2005 My first conversation with Mack Vickery took place on a Cave City Watermelon Festival day in 2003, just hours before my son, Rockin' Luke LeWolfe Stroud, and his band, The 50s Beat, took the stage

The end of an era

January 5, 2005 Last week while spending some time with Lloyd and Joe, otherwise known as the Martz brothers, we rehashed a lot of old memories.

A little good luck

January 4, 2005 Did you eat your black-eyed peas and hog jowl on New Year's Day?