Yahoo Weather

You are here

OpinionSubscribe to RSS - Opinion

View from the bottom rung - Aug. 23, 2014

Updated: Aug 25, 2014 6:11pm

That time of year again. This morning withered, bent but not broken, I awoke to bushels of happy birthday wishes scrolling up the screen of this amazing space age cyber gadget one year older than...

More Opinion ↓

‘Private’ option surrenders state health care system control to federal government

May 17, 2014 12:51pm

Recently, the Arkansas Hospital Association ran an ad in this paper that made several false claims about the Arkansas Obamacare “private” option. We would like to set the record straight.

...

View from the bottom rung - May 17, 2014

May 17, 2014 12:41pm

A cynic might say “miracle of miracles, Ol Van attended church on Easter weekend!”

Let me explain how that happened. For six years the old outlaw was a hard riding member of a four piece...

Supports jail tax

May 17, 2014 12:40pm

This letter is to confirm that the Van Buren Police Officers Association Fraternal Order of Police Lodge No. 52 has voted to endorse the proposed tax to fund the new Crawford County Jail. We as a...

Disappointed with ruling

May 17, 2014 12:39pm

The Republican Women of Crawford County stand behind Amendment 83, which clearly states that “marriage consists only of the union of one man and one woman.” We are disappointed with the ruling...

Thank you to sheriff’s department

May 15, 2014 10:37am

In the last few weeks while attending the Crawford County Sheriff’s Citizens Academy, I have learned how fortunate the citizens of Crawford County Arkansas are; we have a fantastic sheriffs’s...

State Capitol in review - May 14, 2014

May 15, 2014 10:37am

The Quality Digital Learning Study Committee recommended last week that the state run a centralized broadband network to provide Internet service to schools around the state.

The committee...

Thankful for mercy

May 15, 2014 10:37am

Dear Heavenly Father,

Your love is so large it contains more than unending mercy. You care for us enough to call us Your children. When we wear Your garment of Christ, You intently listen to...

State Capitol in review - May 7, 2014

May 07, 2014 4:07am

The Arkansas Supreme Court granted a temporary stay last week on a circuit judge’s ruling that the law requiring voters to show an ID for their ballots to count was unconstitutional. The stay...

View from the bottom rung - May 3, 2014

May 03, 2014 5:05am

If you grew up on the land, ever made a living from it, ever experienced the pure unadulterated feeling of freedom one gets from living in the wide open breezes in your face spaces, chances are...

State Capitol in review - April 30, 2014

Apr 30, 2014 9:54am

The Arkansas Legislative Council last week voted to use $2 million in the state’s “rainy day” funds to offer nearly two-thirds more Governor’s Distinguished Scholarships to eligible students. The...

eNewsletter sign up

Email Address:

First Name:

Last Name:

Yes, I would like to receive This Week's News.

Yes, I would like to receive breaking news alerts.