Meet Debbie Sikes. She's a longtime Saline County resident, having graduated from Bryant High School in 1970. She's a mom and grandma and she's our neighbor.
I was recently diagnosed with End Stage Liver Disease (non alcohol). Now my main focus will be to raise money for traveling to and and returning to Arkansas from being evaluated by Mayo Liver Clinic. I already had several other problems and the hematologist said mine was a very complicated case. They will decide if I can be put on the transplant list.
SO...please share, twitter and anything else you can do to direct people to…Continue
Added by Debbie Sikes on July 8, 2014 at 3:00am — No Comments
Did you know that if every MySaline member would DONATE one dollar a month, the site would be completely self-sustaining and there would be not even be a need for advertising here? But you can probably guess that getting 100% of MySaline readers to donate an amount as tiny as $1/month is 99.99% not likely. I could throw a huge party and invite everyone I know and maybe only 10% of those invited…Continue
I want to start interviewing people in the community in a new feature called Saline 13. In the feature, we'll ask someone of interest 13 questions and post the answers here on MySaline. If we like the feature, we might end up doing it weekly.…Continue
Pull out your tights and cape!
Or iron suit... or rubber suit... or latex…Continue
Early voting dates and locations have been listed in the Events Section for a while, but I'm going to repeat that information here because I want you to know - and the County Clerk's office wants you to know - that the best way to get our voting done is to do it early!
Here are details about the benefits of voting early: …Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on May 8, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments
First, you'll see the language that will actually appear on the ballot. This is the language that will become ordinance if it gets more "FOR" than…Continue
There's been some devastating damage to property and loss of life tonight from tornado activity in Arkansas. Maybe it didn't happen to you personally, but Arkansas is closely knit and this was a big storm with a tornado on the ground for a couple of hours. Chances are,…Continue
Easter Egg Hunts, Easter Church Services and related festivities you want to tell folks about? Add what you know in the comments. Post a photo or a link or just type it out. Whatever you put in the comments, I'll copy here in the main post.…
Sync Magazine does a Best of the Metro survey every…Continue
Boy, the great outdoors! There is truly nothing like getting right out there with Mother Nature to take the nervous edge off our lives - right? Well, maybe not so much.
It'd be a safe bet that nearly every Arkansan has at least one fishing-related story to tell. Some good, some bad, some to be taken with a grain of salt.
I started fishing as a young child when my grandpa Irvin F. Powell had 128 acres in Gravel Ridge that we all just called "The Farm". He didn't live there. …Continue
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The Saline County RSWMD is giving you 2 free coupons for trash drop off at the Saline County Landfill. These coupons are good for one year. 2 coupons will be given to each household. You can pick up your coupon with a valid driver’s license bearing a Saline County address, at the Saline County RSWMD…Continue
There's a brand new site policy. Make sure you are familiar with it. Enforcing this policy is my least favorite part of the job. I've copied the new site policy below. You can also find it as the last of your list of profile questions. Click Home & Profile in the header to see. If you don't already have these rules down, get them fixed now please.
DON'T. NOT. READ.…Continue
Use the link below to submit your questions for Saline County Sheriff Candidates by using this online form.
SUBMISSION LINK: http://j.mp/NKHMBa…Continue
Added by Shelli Russell on February 14, 2014 at 11:00am — No Comments
10 of 10 Precincts Now Reporting, Millage Fails
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The Voting Numbers By Precinct:…Continue
Voting opens on Tuesday in Bryant where school officials are proposing a 4.7 hike in the local millage.
The increase will go toward a $55 million building and expansion project throughout the city. Polls will be open from 7:30 in the morning until 7:30 tomorrow night.Continue
Added by Thelma Edwards Poole on February 10, 2014 at 11:00pm — No Comments