Eugenia Last: Daily Scope

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 09:11

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Katy Mixon, 36; Celine Dion, 49; Eric Clapton, 72; Warren Beatty, 80.
    Happy Birthday: Give others free rein to operate and observe what happens. Make decisions based on what you see, not what you hear. Stubbornness will not do anyone any good. Channel your...

Dear Abby: Graciousness Is Key To The Art Of Accepting A Compliment

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 09:06

DEAR ABBY: I'm a young man in my mid-20s, and I have a deeper voice than my stature would typically suggest. Close friends even get thrown off when I talk to them if they haven't seen me in a while. I'm fairly happy with it, and people often ask if I do radio or voice acting. I run into problems...

#ChewOnIt: Bruchetta Bar

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 08:39

This Saturday, April 1, the Vilonia Handmade & Homegrown Market will be the first seasonal market to open for the year in our area! The awesome folks managing Vi-lonia Handmade & Homegrown have been busy receiving grants and sponsorships to grow their visibility and programming - which means more affordable local food for us!

Dear Abby: Abused Wife Wants To Escape But Is Afraid To Be On Her Own

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 09:18

DEAR ABBY: I've been married to my second husband for 14 years. He's a great provider, but mentally and emotionally abusive.
    I want to leave him, but I'm scared to live on my own. We both work, but he makes a lot of money -- which I do not -- so I guess you can say, financially I'm...

Eugenia Last: Daily Scope

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 09:13

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Ariel Winter, 17; Elijah Wood, 34; Sarah McLachlan, 47; Frank Darabont, 56.
    Happy Birthday: Put critical thought behind your every move. Don't wait for someone else to set the pace. Show confidence as you master new skills and head in directions that...

Dear Abby: Mom Visiting Dad In Mexico Should Leave Baby At Home

Tue, 03/28/2017 - 09:03

DEAR ABBY: My 21-year-old daughter has a 6-month-old child. The father is a 36-year-old man who was recently deported to Mexico. He continues to contact her and wants her to travel to Mexico to visit him. I am terrified of all the things that could happen to her if she goes.
    I don't...

New Books 3/23/17 Faulkner County Library

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 15:00

New Books 3/23/17 Faulkner County Library

Museum Column: A version of a Vietnam memorial

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 15:00

At the Museum of Veterans and Military History in Vilonia, we have a list of the names of Arkansans’ fallen soldiers that were killed in Vietnam.

Commission approves purchase of Stone Prairie in Faulkner County

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 09:14

LITTLE ROCK – Commissioners unanimously voted to approve the purchase of 989 acres known as Stone Prairie from The Nature Conservancy at the Commission’s March 15 meeting. The property, which borders a portion of the Camp Robinson Special Use Area, will be added to the Commission’s system of wildlife management areas for public use with a special emphasis on quail restoration.

New hunting and fishing license system debuts April 1

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 09:24

LITTLE ROCK – Hunters and anglers looking to renew their licenses this year will notice a big change from the long, tag-laden receipt they normally receive at their local sporting goods store. All licenses and permits sold by the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission now will be available as a downloadable file outdoors enthusiasts can carry on their mobile phone or have printed off on a single piece of standard printer paper.