In 1983, Edwin Edwards, once a governor of Louisiana and running again, told reporters, “The only way I can lose this election is if I’m caught in bed with either a dead girl or a live boy.”
I was saddened to read that three local schools had been placed on the academic distress list. I guess that’s what we’ve come to.
Harvell thanks Hot Springs man for civil rights efforts
I would like to express thanks to the city council for working on the clean-up under what the city has use of.
I went to the Spring Fling for a little while last Saturday, and heard something I don’t especially want to hear. It wasn’t mean, or racist, or particularly tasteless.
I’m glad to see that something is being done, at least supposedly, about Forrest City’s early warning system.
The last few days, I’ve been hard put to find something humorous in the paper for me to write about.
Those of you “of a certain age” may remember a game called “Pick Up Sticks.” It was one of my favorites when I was a kid. It was considerably low tech, meaning there’s probably no one “under a certain age” who has heard of it. Or cares.
I firmly believe that a consumer has the right to expect reasonable quality from any purchase he or she might make.
In some 36 years of reporting, I covered more than a few meetings what were – shall we say – less than cordial in atmosphere and demeanor. And I’m not pointing at any particular city council, board or commission.