July 14, 2006 Dear editor: I’m writing to express my personal opinion regarding the front page story on the city council meeting in Wednesday’s Guard.

Small-craft ocean crossings

July 13, 2006 A young Frenchman, in 1987, settled the question of whether trans-Atlantic crossings were feasible in the days before big ships were invented.

Letters to the Editor

July 13, 2006 Agree with the writer Dear editor: Regarding Mr. Richard Black’s letter to the editor of July 11, 2006, thank you, thank you, Mr. Black!

Letters to the Editor

July 11, 2006 Voices went unheard Dear Editor: To the mayor and city council, Batesville, AR

Reaction to prayer

July 7, 2006 Independence Day gave me the occasion to re-evaluate my reaction to a prayer I heard in an out-of-town church I was visiting some 15 or 20 years ago.