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Aug 6th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

At last week’s city council meeting, the issue of stray cats in the city was brought up. (See story on front page).  And that is so true!  We have lots of stray cats - more than we’ve had in a long time. I believe - when you look at the reproduction rate of cats - [...]



What’s Left?

Jul 30th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

I am sad this week at the loss of my friend, Dr. Ruth Couch.  But I am not alone - there are so many people here in Beebe and around the state - that called Dr. Ruth Couch their friend.
I first met Dr. Couch many years ago when she was my instructor at ASU-Beebe in [...]



What’s Left?

Jul 23rd, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

I hope you are having a good summer!  I don’t have a lot to say this week other than the days of summer are quickly dwindling to an end.
I remember when I was a kid and it seemed like summer lasted forever. And I was active and had lots to do but the three months [...]



What’s Left?

Jul 16th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Can you believe the weather we’re having this week? Wow! Today (Tues.) the weather feels like Fall. The temperature is about 83-degrees but the humidity is very low for July in Arkansas. It’s great. But - I’m here at work and not getting to enjoy the weather outside. But I’m glad some of you are.
Remember [...]



What’s Left?

Jul 10th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

I hope you all had a great 4th of July celebration - whether you came to the city’s extravaganza or had a celebration at home or with friends. The weather was fantastic. It almost felt a little “fall-ish” with the humidity being so low (for here). The high that day was about 83 degrees. One [...]



What’s Left?

Jul 2nd, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Well - here we are  - the week of July 4th! I’m so excited!  I love the 4th of July holiday. I love the fireworks, swimming pool, grilling, and especially the fireworks. They are just mesmerizing to me. I hope you all are planning to come out to the city’s 4th of July Extravaganza. It [...]



What’s Left?

Jun 25th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Lots of stuff going on these days. Getting ready for the great 4th of July event at the city park, school’s out, city pool is open and it’s been hot, hot, hot!  Today (Tuesday) it is not quiet as bad, thank goodness, and last night there was one heck of a lightning show along with [...]



What’s Left?

Jun 18th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

I cannot believe that it is the middle of June!!! It won’t be but a minute-and-a-half until it is July 4th!  I hope you all are planning to take advantage of our city’s 4th of July activities at the city park. There will be free food and drink, entertainment by The Soulsations and lots of [...]



What’s Left?

Jun 11th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Father’s Day is this Sunday - don’t forget your dad!
My dad has been gone since 1991 and I really miss him. Each Father’s Day (and lots of days during the year) I think about all the funny things my dad used to say and do. I won’t share them here because they might not seem [...]



Kirby Carlton McGraw

Jun 11th, 2014 | By admin | Category: Opinion

Kirby Carlton McGraw entered into peace and glory as he passed away on Wednesday June 4, 2014. Kirby is preceded in death by his parents, Walter B. and Clara McGraw, seven siblings, and one grandson, Cannon Blaine Cotton.
He was affectionately known as “Doc” by all of those that crossed his path. His life was a [...]