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School and Sports

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    Romine’s all-around play sparks Lady Lions

    PEA RIDGE -- Senior point guard Brynn Romine showed off her all-around skills in leading Gravette to a 52-28 win over Mena in the 4A North Regional girls' bask…

  • Soccer starting up in Decatur once again

    DECATUR -- With the close of the Bulldog and Lady Bulldog basketball season comes the opening of the 2024 Decatur boys' and girls' soccer season, with the firs…

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    Thor, Fuentes, Bell lead Lady Bulldogs in successful season

    DECATUR -- When head girls' basketball coach Fess Thompson reactivated his varsity team after a year off, he had little doubt that his girls would do well even…

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    Lady Bulldogs fail to contain Lady Yellowjackets at regionals

    HUNTSVILLE -- After a year off in 2022-23 due to a lack of players, the Decatur Lady Bulldog varsity basketball team returned this season in a big way, finishi…

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    Businesses play key role in bicycle-friendly communities

    The League of American Bicyclists, a national organization focused on improving lives and strengthening communities through bicycling, recently released its li…

Opinion

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    OPINION: Fall in love with naps

    You've probably heard the expression, "You snooze, you lose," but we'd argue quite the opposite. No one is suggesting you pass out in the Catskill Mountains fo…

  • OPINION: 9 Steps to community revitalization

    Revitalizing a small community's economy and vibrancy requires a multi-tiered approach that utilizes its strengths, addresses weaknesses, and fosters sustainab…

  • OPINION: Navigating grief and how to cope

    In February, when we talk about the heart, it's often related to being struck by Cupid's arrow. However, people are also hit by feelings of loss every day.

  • Put off sometimes is best

    Do you sometimes put things off? Now, why would the old 'cuffer ask a question like that? Readers already know the old 'cuffer is one of the biggest procrastin…

  • OPINION: Why do Democrats want you to hate Putin?

    Two years ago, Tucker Carlson asked, "Why do Democrats want you to hate Putin? Has Putin shipped every middle-class job in your town to Russia? Did he manufact…

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