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Fighting For Accountability At VA

Jun 25, 2016 5:05am

For all the talk of division in Washington, our nation’s commitment to our veterans usually bring us together in unity.

A perfect example of this was the passage of the Veterans Access,...

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Committed To Protecting Our Children

May 29, 2016 5:05am

As a father to three daughters and grandfather two granddaughters, I believe that protecting our children needs to be a priority. This includes improving laws to bring justice to children...

The Obama Administration’s Iran Deal Two-Step

Apr 16, 2016 5:03am

Was the Obama Administration ever serious about enforcing the terms of the nuclear deal it negotiated with Iran? It certainly doesn’t appear so.

As Iran continues to violate the terms of the...

Preventing Government Overreach: Clean Line Project “Not A Done Deal”

Apr 09, 2016 5:04am

Arkansans across the state are concerned with the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) recent partnership with Clean Line Energy, a private company, to build a large power line through Arkansas and...

Travel Treasures In Arkansas

Mar 25, 2016 5:04am

I’m fortunate that my daily work takes me around the state to attend meetings and better understand the needs of communities. In the process, I get to visit well-known and some not-so-well-known...

Sunshine Week Editorial: Sunshine Laws Keep Community Vibrant

Mar 15, 2016 8:54pm

Sunday was the first day of Sunshine Week 2016.

Sunshine Week could easily be overlooked in this final week before Arkansas schools go on spring break, in this week of St. Patrick’s Day...

Letter Prayer Breakfast

Mar 15, 2016 8:53pm

To the community:

I would like to thank each of you for your generous support of the 2015 Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast. Your partnership resulted in 200 people from our community, area...

Thanks For Ring Contributions

Mar 15, 2016 8:52pm

The BHS Cheer Cats received their Class 3A state championship rings last week during Bearcat Relays (see front page for photo). Coaches would like to thank everyone who donated to the purchase of...

CASA Volunteers Needed

Mar 08, 2016 6:27pm

A Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteer is a trained community member appointed by a judge to represent the best interests of abused and neglected children during a dependency case....

Combating Prescription Drug Abuse

Mar 05, 2016 6:05am

Prescription drug abuse is the fastest growing drug problem in the country. It’s a problem that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) classifies as an epidemic. The availability of...

Library Friends Say Thank You

Feb 23, 2016 6:57pm

To Booneville/Magazine:

Thank you once again for supporting your library. The Friends of the Library bake sale was a great success.

Thanks too, to the local businesses who allowed us...


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