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Gray day in November turns into a day a nation wept

Gray day in November turns into a day a nation wept premium content

November 18th, 2013 9:26 am by Larry French

It began like any other late November autumn morning in the Arkansas Delta: A drizzling rain and temperatures in the mid-40s.

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A solution can be found on the peanut threat

A solution can be found on the peanut threat

November 11th, 2013 11:08 am by Rebecca Horvath

Controversy erupted recently when a local family asked the Science Hill High School Band Boosters to stop selling shelled peanuts at football games.

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Veterans Day Remembrance: A son honors his father, who fought at Normandy and the Battle of the Bulge

November 11th, 2013 10:36 am by Fred Sauceman

It was Christmas, 1944. My father, a soldier in a World War II glider unit, had survived the Normandy Invasion on June 6, 1944, only to find himself in even greater danger just a few months later.

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Share blessings of a bountiful harvest

Share blessings of a bountiful harvest

November 4th, 2013 10:00 am by Bonnie Simmerman

Harvest time is a beautiful time of the year. The colors of fall and the nip in the air are invigorating.

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Religion and  Hippocratic Oath

Religion and Hippocratic Oath

October 28th, 2013 9:35 am by Dr. Jim Holt

The Hippocratic Oath, dates back to ancient Greece, approximately 500 B.C. Despite its great age, its promise is relevant today.

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Remembering the values veterans fought for

Remembering the values veterans fought for

October 27th, 2013 12:00 am by Murvin Perry

During the weekend of Oct. 11-13, I was privileged to participate in the Honor Flight to Washington, D.C., for veterans to view the monuments and memorials dedicated to the veterans of America’s wars

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Fighting a summer war in retirement land

Fighting a summer war in retirement land

October 20th, 2013 12:00 am by Dan Kyte

I’ve returned to my favorite rocking chair on the back porch. In the evening, the fall seasonal cricket and tree frog sounds lull me to remembrances of my grandparents’ old home place and its porches.

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Things I miss the most

Things I miss the most

October 14th, 2013 9:09 am by Larry French

Every year about this time, nostalgia creeps in and I harken back — for whatever the reasons — to consider once again the list of things I miss the most.

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National debt remains a growing problem

National debt remains a growing problem

October 13th, 2013 12:00 am by Kenneth D. Gough

Earlier this year, the Congressional Budget Office projected that the deficit this year would be $642 billion, and the deficit over the next 10 years will come in at $6.3 trillion.

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A mother’s view on education reform

A mother’s view on education reform

October 13th, 2013 12:00 am by Abbey Andrews

It is no shock that all parents want what’s best for their child. As a mother, I am pleased to say that Gov. Bill Haslam and state Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman also want what’s best for our kids.

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