School funding set

June 22, 2004 LITTLE ROCK - The state Board of Education set next year's Public School Fund at $2.3 billion, an increase of more than $500 million over this year.

Texas style

June 21, 2004 Being a native Texan is something only other native Texans can understand.

Anybody but the Lakers

June 17, 2004 The Detroit Pistons, a decided underdog against the powerful Los Angeles Lakers, are the new National Basketball Association champions. They say they won because the "did it the right way."

Tattered memories

June 16, 2004 A large portion of my childhood can be summed up in an old oil painting torn, tattered and worn with age.

Words worth sharing

June 11, 2004 One semester a little way back I spent a lot of time working on my poetry. In my project I tried to focus each on a person I know well, a house in my historic neighborhood, or both.