Knight: Visionary who did a world of good
Publisher A gentle rain fell Sunday evening only hours after Warren
Knight passed away in his sleep at the age of 71 in his Cabot home.[FULL
from last year
It was a
great year for music, both live and recorded. Our musical journey
started out last January in Clarksdale, Miss., where we heard a
young soul singer named O.B. Buchana at the local VFW Hall. He played
to an enthusiastic audience that line-danced the night away, impressing
those in the audience who just sat and watched.
pass for state inmates possible=Prisons
are overcrowded, but the Legislature is not ignoring the problem.
At least two bills address the challenge of crowded jails, but neither
bill calls for building more prisons.
budget cuts start to hit home
Blue-state bloggers have had a field day with President
Bush’s proposed budget, calling it the blue states’ revenge. [FULL
modest funding plan The bipartisan, ad
hoc band of senior legislators who took it upon themselves to develop
a plan for building and renovating Arkansas’ substandard schools
finally delivered this week, and the reflexive response is “why
did you bother?”
up primaries Arkansas is going to try
again to be a big player in the presidential nominating scheme.
It has never worked, but let us indulge the politicos one more time.