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May 25th, 2016 | By | Category: Opinion

Our kids got out of school this past Monday! Yea, summer! I know the kids are happy and the parents are – well – some are happy – some might not be….but hopefully, the kids will find some entertaining things and educational things to do this summer. Look on Page 8 for the summer book […]



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May 18th, 2016 | By | Category: Opinion

I hope that you are having a great week! Last Friday night I attended BHS graduation. I don’t know how many that makes for me – counting my own – but I know I have only missed one that I can remember (someone else covered it for me) – since 1990. So -I have seen […]



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May 11th, 2016 | By | Category: Opinion

A friend of mine emailed this to me – author unknown: Most of our generation of 50+ were HOME SCHOOLED, and, this is how that happened.   1. My mother taught me TO APPRECIATE A JOB DONE WELL. “If you’re going to kill each other, do it outside. I, just, finished cleaning.”   2. My […]



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May 4th, 2016 | By | Category: Opinion

This Sunday is Mother’s Day! I hope you have plans – big or small – to let your mom know how important she is to you. I know – as the years go by- how important my mother is to me and our whole family. Not to say she is perfect – she would agree […]



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Apr 27th, 2016 | By | Category: Opinion

I hope you are having a great time planting your gardens! The weather has been very nice recently. Tomorrow (Wed.) there is a slight severe weather chance and I hope we miss it! We’ve been lucky so far! We have our tomatoes out – thanks to my mother! Not sure what else we’ll have but […]



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Apr 20th, 2016 | By | Category: Opinion

I hope you are having a great week! My sister is doing well and is supposed to get out of the hospital (rehab) this Friday. She had a blood clot last week and that delayed her release. But, the medicine is doing what it is supposed to do so that is good. The other day […]



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Apr 13th, 2016 | By | Category: Opinion

If you haven’t experienced it – and I hope you haven’t – when you live in this city and have some sort of tragedy strike, there are so many people that come to you and offer help and prayers and just show their support. I have seen this time and again as things have happened […]



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Apr 6th, 2016 | By | Category: Opinion

My sister is doing well up in rehab at Searcy (White County Medical – South). She has an appt. with the arm doctor at UAMC Thursday and we’ll see how it is healing. In both breaks – leg and arm – there is some bone missing and we are praying that the body will repair […]



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Mar 30th, 2016 | By | Category: Opinion

I hope you had a great Easter! We spent the lunch time with my sister in her hospital room at UAMS. All was well! She was transferred the next day (Monday) to rehab at White County Medical Center. She is very happy there and says all the people are very nice. She is looking forward […]



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Mar 23rd, 2016 | By | Category: Opinion

I had no idea last Tuesday when I was writing this column and updating you on my sister’s progress that today I would be updating you on her from a completely different situation. Last Wed., March 16, at about 5:20 p.m. – my sister was hit by another vehicle on Hwy. 67/167 near Ward. She […]