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Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016
This week's Poll
Is the candidate you support still in the Presidential race?
 No, my guy/girl has dropped out and now I have to decide again.
 Yes, we're still on track!
 I still haven't made up my mind who to support.

See Who is Wanted by the Blytheville Police Dept.
A winter storm dumped snow and ice on Blytheville early Friday morning.
Blytheville teams sweep Wynne (02/12/16)
Both the Blytheville Chickasaws and Lady Chicks completed a season sweep of Wynne in front of a spirited Chickasaw Gym crowd Friday night. The Lady Chicks opened the evening with a 73-46 victory, and the boys prevailed, 57-44. With the win, the Chicks stayed in contention for the 5A-East's fourth and final state tournament position with just four games remaining...
Colts top Pirates (02/12/16)
By AARON FITZPATRICK Blytheville Courier News GOSNELL-In front of a large Senior Night crowd, the Gosnell Pirates and Rivercrest Colts finished the regular season in entertaining fashion. The county rivals played to a 72-70 Colt win Friday night at the Gosnell Physical Education Center...
Langston signs with Henderson St. (02/11/16)
By STEVE KNOX Osceola Times Wilson - All-state running back Cecil Langston signed a letter of intent Monday to continue his football career at the collegiate level at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia, Ark. Langston, the all-time career rushing leader at Rivercrest and the state single-season rushing yards record holder, had considered signing with Ouachita Baptist, but decided to become a "Reddie" instead. ...
Are you kidding me?
"A democracy cannot exist as a permanent form of government. It can only exist until the majority discovers it can vote itself largess out of the public treasure. After that the majority always votes for the candidate promising the most benefits with the result the democracy collapses because of the loose fiscal policy ensuing, always to be followed by a dictatorship..." is a quote attributed to the Scottish Lord Alexander Fraser Tytler. ...
Really trying to be okay with this...
I have never been one to see tons of things in my life about which to gloat..except for this one thing (okay and some other things too, but there's only this one that I want to talk about right now)...how well my kid has slept since she was born. It took hard work from pretty much the day we brought her home from the hospital, but within a few months she was sleeping like a champ for eight solid hours, and then 12...

Coping with death and grief
Sooner or later everyone will experience that gut wrenching, dagger in the heart type of pain called grief. I have dealt with it myself on a personal level, sometimes with family members who have lived a long fulfilled life, and other times with very young untimely and completely unexpected death. ...
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