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Out of the Darkness

Ashley McFaul cherishes her life. At thirty-one years of age, she’s successful at work, has a fiancé, and will soon be the stepmother of…


The Man in Black

It’s a piercing summer day in Mississippi County, Arkansas, hot enough to bleach the azure sky to pale misty blue.   All around, fields…


Boom Town

From September 27 through October 1, a trove of iconic musicians will be performing in El Dorado, Arkansas. Lyle Lovett, Train, ZZ Top, Ludacris,…


Hail Mary

INGREDIENTS 4 oz. Bloody Mary mix of choice (we like Whiskey Willy’s) 1 ½ oz. vodka (more, to taste) 2-4 shakes of Worcestershire sauce…


The Other Side of Heartache

The decision to have a second child came after many heartfelt talks, a lot of pondering, and much introspection. Nichol and Matt Goines understood…


The Fair Life of the Beasley Sisters

4-H began more than 100 years ago, and is the nation’s largest youth development organization, which is overseen by the Cooperative Extension System. Their…