Issues

  • Mayor Janie Lyman

    Janie Lyman became the first woman elected mayor of Haskell in 2014. A mother of one daughter, Gina May, her family has been in the...

  • Allen Scott

    With just four years to go until he reaches teacher retirement, Allen Scott says that running for mayor now is worth the risk. Scott has...

  • Good Day, I hope this note finds you well. One of my friends often repeats a quote from Jack Meriwether, city manager of Little Rock...

  • The 1989 hit movie Field of Dreams boasts a memorable line that almost all Baby Boomers and Gen Xers can quote with fondness: “If you...

  • Terry Benham

    Terry Benham prides himself in his entrepreneurial leadership. What started with a $2,500 loan out of high school, turned into a multi-million-dollar business. He hopes...

  • Lori Blackburn

    Lori Blackburn is among four candidates running for Haskell mayor. She is a wife, mother of two boys, a small business owner, and a college...

  • Roy Carmen

    Roy Carmen, a retired meat cutter and long-serving member of local politics, is among five men and women running for City Hall in Haskell. He...

  • Mayor Jill Dabbs

    After eight years of growth and change, more work needs doing in Bryant, and that is why Mayor Jill Dabbs is vying for a third...

  • The great Christian writer C.S. Lewis once said, “You are never too old to set a new goal or dream a new dream.”  It seems...

  • When retired teacher Noel Deer approached the young boy picking up bottles near a service station in Benton, he had no idea that that act...