That's Life

Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun September 16, 2018

Goodbye to my dear friend Fred

To know Fred was to love him. We said goodbye at a service last week to our 100 1/2-year-old friend. I add that half because every day after 100 is a little miracle. When my husband and I moved to Conway in 1990 to work at a newspaper, Fred was already there, weaving his words into the fabric of the community. For people who didn’t know him, let me explain: He was a wordsmith, and he was known for using “big” words, like vicissitude and milieu. In a feature he wrote for the River Valley & Ozark Edition, he said the subject of his story “hustled up the stairwell of the C... READ MORE

Fall means pumpkin everything By TAMMY KEITH

It’s September, so that means my pumpkin obsession has re-emerged.