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SSDI Must Be Reformed

Oct 09, 2015 11:30am

More than 140,000 Arkansans rely on Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI), a program intended to provide a safety net to workers who develop a serious, long-term disability. In fact,...

Do The Right Thing

Sep 15, 2015 1:42pm

A Busy August

Sep 11, 2015 3:34pm

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A Prison, And Other Thoughts

Nov 19, 2014 12:20pm

I read last week that we are not interested in a 1,000-bed prison unit that would bring jobs and tax money for ones needing to work. However, “we the people, by the people” should have the...

A Salute To Local Library

Nov 11, 2014 5:08pm

It was ironic that the Wednesday, October 29th edition would include an article about Bridget Williams, the new librarian at the Booneville Library, as I had already begun writing a letter to the...

Honoring Arkansas Veterans

Nov 07, 2014 3:37pm

We recognize and honor the men and women called to serve our nation in uniform on Veterans Day. We salute our veterans for their selfless commitment and immeasurable sacrifice to protect this...

Finding A Cure For Alzheimer’s Disease

Oct 31, 2014 11:44am

Every 67 seconds someone in the United States develops Alzheimer’s. This irreversible brain disease slowly destroys one’s memory, cognitive thinking capability and ability to perform daily life...

Errors Addressed

Oct 21, 2014 4:51pm

Errors Addressed

Once again information has been incorrect concerning me. When it was my last name being printed wrong on how it would appear on the ballot for City Clerk, I just asked that...

“Thou Shall Not Steal”

Oct 21, 2014 4:50pm

Would the person who stole my wife’s statue of a woman (dark red) plaster in front of our house at 91 West 8th on our stone steps at the front door on Wednesday night the 16th. Please bring it...

Are We Missing Something

Oct 14, 2014 5:34pm

If you can be counted among the friends on my Facebook page you may know that, disgusted by the outcome of the Monday Night Football game — not won-loss result per se, I needed more points out of...

One Candidate Opposed Farm Bill

Oct 07, 2014 8:17pm

We are facing one of the most important senatorial elections in recent years. One candidate has repeatedly voted against the interest of Arkansas voters and values. Tom Cotton was the lone...

National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Oct 03, 2014 12:52pm

In today’s world it’s common to make a financial transaction, read the top news headlines, search for a birthday present and update Facebook all before leaving for work. We live in an...

Arkansas Adoption Angels

Sep 04, 2014 4:07pm

Arkansas Adoption Angels

I am grateful for my family. I was fortunate to grow up in a warm, loving family and as a father of three daughters there is nothing more rewarding than being called...

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