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Things to do weekend edition

Jul 29, 2016 3:05am

Looking for something to do this weekend?

We have some suggestions to get you started:

Quilts of the Past & Present quilt show: The eighth annual Quilts of the Past & Present...

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House Calls: The Zika virus

Feb 03, 2016 3:06am

The Zika virus has been on the news as of late, so I thought I would discuss it in my House Calls article.

The Zika virus is transmitted through mosquito bites. Its symptoms are fever, rash...

Master Gardener: Botanists, raiders and poachers

Feb 02, 2016 11:19am

These days we tend to think of botanists as crotchety old academics, holed up in offices piled high with books on horticulture. (No inference to you Dr. Klingaman!) But back a couple hundred years...

Potluck: Monkey around with Chinese dishes

Jan 28, 2016 6:46am

Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival, is Feb. 8.

In the Chinese lunar calendar, each year is signified by an animal from the Chinese zodiac. 2016 is the year of the Red Fire...

Master Gardener: Analyzed your soil health lately?

Jan 27, 2016 5:24am

Your county extension service provides professional soil testing. If you want faster results, invest in a quality soil testing kit. The test can spot nitrogen, phosphorus, potassium and other...

Potluck: Get ready for Mardi Gras

Jan 21, 2016 3:06am

Mardi Gras, or “Fat Tuesday,” is Feb. 9 this year, which means Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent, is Feb. 10.

Lent is roughly six weeks of penance, reflection and fasting, which prepares...

Master Gardener training scheduled

Jan 20, 2016 3:06am

The Arkansas Master Gardener Program was started in 1988 in 4 counties (Garland, Jefferson,

Pulaski, and Saline) and 40 members, the Arkansas Master Gardener Program:

• Has over 3000...

Consumer Alert: Pick the right facility for your seniors

Jan 20, 2016 3:06am

Moving a family member into a nursing home or assisted living facility is a big, and sometimes scary, step. Your loved one deserves respectful and safe care, and you are placing your trust in...

Master Gardener: County fact, county fiction

Jan 19, 2016 7:58am

Found myself drawn back to Mrs. McNeal’s 55-year-old edition of the Arkansas Almanac.

Mention was made even back then of the increasing transition by the county’s farmers from row crops to...

Master Gardener: For your information

Jan 13, 2016 3:06am

A healthy investment. A family will spend on the average of $70 a year to grow their own produce with a resultant yield worth up to 10 times that amount.

Imitation is the sincerest form of...

Consumer Alert: Refund anticipation loans could be costly

Jan 13, 2016 3:06am

As tax season looms, Arkansans will see offers for tax refund anticipation loans or checks. These offers of immediate cash are often attractive to consumers in difficult financial situations, but...

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