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Sen. Eddie Joe Williams: State Capitol Week in Review

Jul 26, 2016 8:46am

By the end of the current fiscal year Arkansas will be one of only three states in the country in which every public school will have access to high speed broadband Internet connections.


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Pilgrim reflections: A Kodak Moment

Apr 26, 2016 12:54pm

Three simple words.

“God bless you.”

Such were the words I whispered in the old man’s ears last week while attending a meeting in Miami. We were visiting the Holocaust memorial there...

Pilgrim Reflections: When depravity reigns

Apr 19, 2016 9:46am

We shouldn’t be surprised at its depths or the fact it’s going to get worse.


The dictionary defines it as “moral corruption, wickedness, debauchery, perversion, degeneracy,...

Pilgrim Reflections: The Unraveling Of A Nation

Apr 11, 2016 11:25am

It’s happening all around us and has been for a long time.

The question is, “Do we know ‘why’ and are we willing to do what we can to slow it?”

What is it? It’s America’s “moral demise...

Pilgrim reflections: Predestined or free will?

Apr 04, 2016 1:25pm

In the end it will all work out the way He wants.

As I watch the political debates, party infighting, nasty attacks on each other by various candidates for President, etc., I find myself...

Pilgrim reflections: April Fools

Mar 28, 2016 2:43pm

There are more than we realize.

April fools.

No one really knows where that term originated, although some point to 16th century France when the accepted calendar — the Julian calendar...

Pilgrim Reflections: Easter Miracle

Mar 21, 2016 2:13pm

“He is not here—for He is Risen…”

Matthew 28:6a

How silently His Body lay

In the borrowed tomb those nights;

No breathing heard or spoken words

From Him Who’d had...

Pilgrim Reflections: Still needed

Mar 14, 2016 2:13pm


We don’t hear that word much anymore. Instead, the emphasis is on God’s Love, tolerance, “I’m okay, you’re okay,” etc. And, if you happen to tell someone they’re a sinner in need of...

Pilgrim Reflections: All is Well

Mar 07, 2016 1:51pm

Here lately I’ve been feeling like David, the shepherd-king-psalmist did: “Help Lord, for the Godly man ceases—for the Faithful fail from among the children of men” (Ps. 12:1).

Think about...

Pilgrim Reflections: The Mystery Revealed

Feb 29, 2016 3:55pm

Everyone loves a good mystery—whether it be an intriguing Agatha Christie novel, a movie or a television show like CSI, Law and Order or the Twilight Zone. It matters not whether it’s a murder...

Editorial: Laura’s Card gives the power of knowledge

Feb 23, 2016 8:52am

Laura Webb of Cabot is a survivor of domestic violence.

Like many survivors she did not know where to turn for help; she was scared; she was confused.

Webb voiced her concerns to State...