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Wednesday, May 22, 2013
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Finding a good movie not so easy anymore
This weekend, my wife, Jena, and I will celebrate our 16th wedding anniversary. As luck would have it, we have a break between softball tournaments, school functions and other child-related activities, giving us a chance to mark the occasion with some mom-and-dad time.
Book Review: A tale of the old west
Majestic mountains, deserts of gold and red and bronze, elk and deer and endless herds of buffalo roaming the Western plains. This is the picture of the old West painted in Richard S. Wheeler's Western novel "The Far Tribes."
Slip-n-slides, bike rides and a time that I long for
Before I dive into a recollection of recent events guided by clever anecdotes or sci-fi references that fly over most people's heads, I need to say something I should have said two weeks ago, but forgot.
Also, the rain stays mainly on the plains ...
So here's what happened today, you guys. I had this great idea for a column. It was brilliant. Actually, it still is brilliant, just not in the current state in which it exists in my mind.
Local group visits Helena shelter
Hard to believe a week has passed and an other article yet to be written. Even harder to believe that our trip to Helena/West Helena new animal shelter (scheduled three weeks ago) was attended by three of us.
Memphis has come a long way since the Tams
The Memphis Grizzlies may not make it past the San Antonio Spurs to the NBA Finals, but I wouldn't bet too much on that if I were you.
Walker Park pond worth improving
The Walker Park fountain was one of the first Blytheville staples I noticed after moving here in 1992.
Advice for new grads -- and everyone else
This is the time of year when people who deem themselves older and wiser find it necessary to dole out advice to new graduates.
Did you remember your mother on Mother's Day?
This past Sunday, May 12, was Mother's Day, and I hope all of you at least called dear old mom on the phone, or better yet, took her flowers or out to lunch or dinner
Letters to the EditorCommunity comes through for Blytheville OM'ers (05/22/13)
Kiwanis Fishing Rodeo called a success (05/16/13)
Police reponse to home burglary criticized (05/14/13)
5-year plans read like Christmas wish list (05/10/13)
She got 50 yards farther than I did (05/10/13)
Chamber proposal draws criticism (05/09/13)
Murder of babies in America must end (05/08/13)