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Remembering Patricia Brown-Crowe

On November 18, shortly after Patricia Brown-Crowe’s passing, one of her dearest friends said that she’d probably already secured the job as greeter in…

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Home Less

I was scrolling through Instagram while I waited for my next class at UAFS when I saw a picture of three girls in cut-off…

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A British Chef in Oklahoma

Just across the Arkansas border in Fort Smith sits Pocola, Oklahoma, a small town of approximately 4,000. In that small town is the Choctaw…

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November Mornings

November mornings all start the same. The alarm screams at 5:45 in the morning. Slippers and a sweater lie next to my bed to…

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The Bitter & The Sweet

“Rise and shine, Stone! Coffee’s hot, biscuits are on!” I can still hear my grandfather’s voice bellowing through his big house. Every morning, just…

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When Words Are Not Enough

On the drive to The Richland Group in Fort Smith, Arkansas, traffic is loud. A horn blares, music rolls from the open window of…

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The Real NCIS

University of Arkansas – Fort Smith student Justin Harris may have never earned an internship with the Naval Criminal Investigative Service (NCIS) had curiosity…

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The Amazing Finnie Wigglebutt

In July, as the heat of summer spun out of control, Finnie (Finn) Wigglebutt struggled to survive. At ten weeks old, the part Australian…

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Girlfriends

I was never the kind of girl to have a lot of girlfriends. As a child, I was a tomboy. While the girls in…