1880 stabbing incident

December 10, 2001 Debra McAfee Rickman of Greenbrier has provided an interesting challenge to history buffs and genealogists in our area.

Truth gets ‘short shrift’

December 7, 2001 Thanks and points to reader Lois Fears of Batesville, who pointed out an error in my last column about Thanksgiving two weeks ago.

I can answer that question

December 6, 2001 Recently, it was announced that Helen Robbins is the ninth Lyon College faculty member to be named Arkansas Professor of the Year by the CASE/Carnegie organization.

Plan for jail chapel proceeding with donations

December 6, 2001 Dear Editor: We would like to let everyone know that is interested in the building of a Chapel on the grounds of the Independence Co. Jail, that we are proceeding in a timely manner.