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DeWitt Police Report

May 30, 2014 – While on patrol, Officer Billy Truax observed a brown in color, four door, car pull up to the stop sign at the intersection of W. 2nd…

The Punishing March Continues

By Don Roth After getting his brigade of three regiments across the Arkansas River at Dardanelle, General Jo Shelby on instructions from Gen. Price, issued orders to ancillaries, Col. Sidney…

Praying for the Saints

By Pastor Steve Ellison Colossians 1:9-12 is one of the four “Prison Prayers of Paul”.  The other three are found in Ephesians 1, Ephesians 3, and Philippians 1.  They are…

A Thought

By Michael P. Daniel “It has long since come to my attention that people of accomplishment rarely sat back and let things happen to them.  They went out and happened…

Post Campaign Assignments

By Don Roth The condition of Lt. Gen. Kirby Smith’s small army following the battle of Jenkins Ferry was described as used up and in a wretched condition. Food and…

Pilgrim Reflections

By Tom Smith “God’s Precious Gift” Of all the gifts that are given in life, There’s one that excels them all— A gift that’s more precious than silver and gold…

Between the Lines

By Brenda Blagg Nothing is settled on the new Arkansas voter ID law. A Pulaski County judge recently found the law unconstitutional, but appeals are in the works and a…

Crockett’s Bluff, Ethel and St. Charles News

By Margaret Aycock Greetings Howdy Folks! Monday morning again! What did the Easter Bunny bring everyone? I had a very good Easter Sunday. After I swept my deck off (the…

Letter to the Editor

By Kenneth Danner As a city park user, I understand the closing of the park at night due to vandalism, but I cannot understand the police forgetting to open the…

Fagan Takes a Train

By Don Roth Lt. Gen. E. Kirby Smith assumed command of Confederate forces upon arriving at Gen. Sterling Price’s HQ on April 19. He quickly ordered Brig. Gen. James F.…