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Potluck: It’s time for some Cajun food

Feb 26, 2015 3:05am

I was at an event on Saturday when I spied a man with green beads dangling down the back of his neck.

I thought to myself, “Mardi Gras was Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday. So why am I...

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House Calls: The flu vaccine is wrong one

Dec 10, 2014 6:29am

The Center for Disease Control reported last Wednesday that this year’s flu vaccine protects against the wrong strain.

The flu virus that was immunized against has mutated or changed,...

Shoppers encouraged to ship gifts early

Dec 10, 2014 6:28am

The holiday shopping season is here, and consumers looking to send gifts to loved ones are encouraged to send their packages early to ensure delivery by Christmas Day.

As the U.S. Postal...

Master Gardener: Let’s talk about hollies

Dec 10, 2014 6:28am

Its common name linked to the word “holy”, holly has been the object of secular fascination and sacred ritual from almost the dawn of recorded Western history.

The Druids, a priestly class...

Consumer Alert: Be a savvy gift card giver

Dec 10, 2014 6:27am

On the hunt for the perfect gifts, many consumers find that gift cards are the best fit. Gift cards are one of the most popular gift items during the holiday season because they are easy to give...

Trail of Holiday Lights offers lots of sparkle

Dec 10, 2014 6:27am

December means the Trail of Holiday of Lights in Arkansas. More than 60 communities around the state take part annually, brightening the holiday season for all to see. Plot your course now to see...

Number of Christmas tree farms is falling

Dec 10, 2014 6:27am

Santa may have fewer Arkansas-grown trees to stow his presents this year, with the latest Census of Agriculture showing the number of Christmas tree farms in Arkansas declining sharply from 59 in...

Potluck: New favorite arrive in time for winter

Dec 04, 2014 3:06am

Jerry Gadbury of Booneville remembers seeing a recipe for biscuits that includes an unusual ingredient: Sour cream.

I think Jerry means the following roll recipe from a 1985 Notes From Nancy...

Consumer Alert: Donate with care

Dec 03, 2014 3:07am

As Arkansans reflect on their gratitude over the holiday season, many will look for ways to give back. Consumers should give wisely to make sure that their donations will help those in need, not...

Museum’s Tour of Homes is Sunday

Dec 03, 2014 3:07am

The Logan County Museum will conduct its annual Tour of Homes on Sunday, Dec. 7.

There are three homes on the tour this year. They are the home of Fred and Sharon Donham, the homed of Twila...

House Calls: Dealing with the winter blahs

Dec 03, 2014 3:07am

People are more depressed in the winter than in the summer.

Most people have mood declines when it gets cold outside.

This condition is called seasonal affective disorder (SAD). Most...

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