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Roots of a Kindred Spirit

  Kindred. By definition it’s a word that means “similar in kind” or “related.” It also refers to family and relations, though a kindred…

Little Child Blue

  Ensuring Children’s Wellbeing During Covid-19 As a mental health professional, Rebecca Whitson of The Whitson Group in Fort Smith has grown accustomed to…

Best in Show  

  Donald enters the room with the force of a stiff wind blowing open a screen door. The adult Newfoundland is massive from every…

How ‘Bout Them Cowgirls?

In the far reaches of Faulkner County, Arkansas, the land yawns wide and flat. Around every bend in the road, the windbreaks cradle flat…

AVIANNA and ARIANNA

AVIANNA and ARIANNA Ages: Avianna, 11 and Arianna, 10  These two lovely ladies are Avianna and Arianna. Like many of the kids on the…

Teaching in the Midst of COVID

Mrs. Davis is the Fine Arts teacher at 1st Lutheran School in Fort Smith, Arkansas. She recently shared an article she wrote about teaching…