It is that season when everyone is talking turkey as in Thanksgiving turkey dinner and all the trimmings. It's all about the food until we take pause and think about the good people in our lives. That is when the true meaning of thanksgiving should creep into the middle of our heads and hearts
NEW is collecting canned goods and dry box goods for the Girls Shelter of Fort Smith, Inc. so that we can stock their food pantry and free up valuable monies that can be spent on meat and other fresh food items.
Families looking for an old-fashioned, slow paced holiday experience can find what they're looking for in the historic Victorian Village of Eureka Springs, Arkansas. Residents share the warmth of a small-town Christmas with visitors through the many holiday events and activities.
Why force the hardworking taxpayer to pay additional taxation? How much have the taxpayers been forced to donate to a supposedly private funded Marshal's Museum? Didn't the taxpayers of Fort Smith endure 3 water and sewer rate increases within a 4 year period, only to have the city turn around
As the article states, "the city may have seen a victory last week with the dismissal of a AFOIA lawsuit." However, I still feel the citizens of Fort Smith have been denied, "access to information", and "transparency in government." Why should there even be a question of clarity when the public
The 67th Annual Original Ozark Folk Festival will be held from October 8 - 11 in historic Eureka Springs, Arkansas. The Original Ozark Folk Festival has been held every year since 1948; making it the longest consecutively held annual folk festival in America.
You hear the term "quality of life", thrown around quite a bit today by public officials. I was reading comments by a local police officer on Facebook and it made me think, who should determine one's quality of life? The policeman's comments didn't only raise a question, but many questions abou
Is love that warm feeling a person has about another person? According to the Bible, love is caring in action. Love isn't what we feel, but what we do. Love is a decision not a feeling. Ponder on that for a few minutes.
I discontinued my paper subscription last November, but I have "Liked" the SWTR on my Facebook page and therefore receive headlines and articles of interest. The latest such article of interest was about our City Administrator pushing for employee pay raises in 2015. According to the 2014 City