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Norris L. Fox

Norris L. Fox Norris L. Fox was born Feb. 14, 1933, in Searcy and passed away peacefully July 15, 2018, at Unity Health in Searcy. He is survived by his wife of 64 years Emogene Walmsley Fox and two children, Dana Fox and...

Steve Brawner: For GOP reps, Trump's comments complicate things

For Arkansas' congressional delegation, life was simpler when President Barack Obama was in office. Not better, but simpler. Monday was complicated. At a press conference in Helsinki, Finland, alongside Russian President Vladimir. . .

John Boozman: Implementing reforms at VA requires strong leadership

The Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs continues passing bills to create more efficient programs to serve the needs of our veterans. Since last year, 16 of those bills have been signed into law, including measures improving. . .

Les Eaves: Be vigilant with kids, cars

When temperatures in Arkansas rise, it is difficult to imagine that any parent could ever leave their child alone in a vehicle, but it is possible and often fatal. Nationwide, an average of 37 children die each year in hot cars....

Asa Hutchinson: The first report of the school safety commission

After four months of study and travel to schools all over the state, the Arkansas School Safety Commission has released its preliminary report with 19 recommendations for improving security at our public schools. I created the. . .

Les Eaves: Program helps teachers enhance studies

In a 10th-grade language arts class last year, students at the DeQueen-Mena Education Service Cooperative spent time carefully studying the Anne Frank Chestnut Tree from the William J. Clinton Presidential Library. A sapling from...

Revolutionary project needed

"Let your eyes look directly forward, and your gaze be straight before you." -- Proverbs 4:25 There are a lot of projects packed into the Searcy Regional Chamber of Commerce's projection for...