Educating about the past

April 7, 2005 A friend who grew up during the Great Depression of the 1930s was talking recently about how hard it was to make a living then.

Dogpatch for sale

April 5, 2005 About a month ago, I was watching one of the Little Rock TV news broadcasts, and there came a piece on the former Dogpatch park.

‘No man is an island’

April 5, 2005 It was as if a Hollywood movie star were coming to a town that rarely saw such a famous figure.


April 5, 2005 Fighting terrorism Dear editor: This letter is in response to A.J. Vernon aka Old M/Sarge's letter regarding "The retail giant" by Andrea Bruner published on March 22.


March 30, 2005 Here, here response Dear editor: May I respond to that article by Andrea Bruner "Here Here"

‘The Best Nest’

March 29, 2005 "I love my house. I love my nest. In all the world, my nest is best." So Mr. Bird begins his cheerful song in "The Best Nest" by P.D. Eastman, one of my favorite books as a young child.