This is the time of year that parents live for, to watch their children walk across a stage in thier caps and gowns, and receive their diplomas. When your kids change to young adults, and start plannin' for their future. Parents make sure you take all this in and remember every minute of it. What I am leadin' up to is this, things can change in a heart beat and your whole world is turned upside down. Most of you that know me, know that we lost our beloved son Harry last year and didn't think we… Continue
Added by TAZZ on May 22, 2009 at 9:17am —
Shoe Carnival will be having a Friends & Family event this Memorial Day weekend, May 22-24. All a person has to do is mention " friends & family" to store personell to recieve a 30% discount off of the lowest sale prices. Some exclusions apply so please visit the store for more details.
Added by Allen Wood on May 19, 2009 at 11:33am —
Shelli's Unabridged Courier Column 05-17-09
It’s time for me to stop holding back. It’s time to write the American Idol column. I have a Google alert set so that I get links to dozens of stories daily on the subject. But 99% of those stories, whether they’re from a newspaper or TV station or some other source, originate outside of Arkansas. It happens that this year, we’ve got a contestant that originates inside Arkansas.
Yes, we’ve had an Arkansas contestant… Continue
Added by Shelli Poole on May 18, 2009 at 8:54pm —
I want to play this year...anyone know of a women's softball team looking for players?
Added by Beth Beam on May 12, 2009 at 11:08pm —
Churches are not subject to Arkansas' Freedom of Information Act. Also, to impersonate as a member of the media in an effort to defraud a church of information is a shameful act and borderline criminal.
Added by Brad Moore on May 6, 2009 at 2:59pm —
I was on my way home yesterday, a little later than usual on 430 heading towards I-30 to Benton, when I noted two motorcycles with young drivers in the midst. They looked to be between 13 and 15 years of age. At first my worry was that these children might get hurt in this rush home traffic, but that soon changed to a more terrifying thought.
One bike had a young boy with a smaller rider. The other was just a young boy with tatoos on his left arm. Well that is the arm I saw. About… Continue
Added by Martha L. Wilson on May 6, 2009 at 1:58pm —
I recently sent this by email to the above-mentioned civic leaders. If you live in the Forest Cove subdivision and are frustrated about the lack of action, please attend the City Council Meeting tomorrow night at 6pm! We want them to know how many of us really care about this!!
We moved to Bryant 4 1/2 years ago, drawn by the reputation of the school district and by the lower property costs. We were delighted to obtain our first home on a quiet cul-de-sac within walking… Continue
Added by Michelle B. on May 4, 2009 at 10:28pm —
My son Charlie is a Junior at Glen Rose High School. Their Future Problem Solvers team won Nationals and will be representing Arkansas in Lansing Michigan at the end of this month!!!! Wooohoooo!!! Go Beavers!!! Go Charlie and the FPS team!!!
Added by Sharon Young on May 4, 2009 at 7:02pm —
Here is another example of what you get when you join our E-mail ministry at www.emailministry.webs.com…
Added by David Thompson on May 3, 2009 at 9:41pm —
I just got a new call widget that I need to try out, so here's a little contest...
Use the "CALL ME" thingy below to call any time this weekend between now and Sunday at 5pm.
It will call your phone, and connect you with my phone -sweet!
Your quest is to the best message
of all the calls I get this weekend. Enter as many as three times.
It can be funny
, I don't… Continue
Added by Shelli Poole on May 1, 2009 at 8:00pm —
I know it's probably bad form to poke fun at something so serious, but please tell me I'm not the only one who sees "H1N1 flu" and reads "Hiney flu."
Speaking of which-- According to the CDC
, AR is apparently still safe from the hiney! Hooray!
Added by Mike Penn on May 1, 2009 at 3:30pm —