Budget deception tactics

Editor, As happens every year, it is time for Holiday Island to set next year’s budget. Every year every department submits a “wish list” full...

A choice to not wear a mask?

Editor, Why aren’t we allowed to drive a car and drink alcohol? Why don’t we have the right to choose to go into a social...

Ring that Bell

Editor, I recently received a flyer from Harlan Breaux, incumbent candidate for Arkansas House (District 97). He claimed that he was “making healthcare accessible and...

Buck up

Editor, In 1967 because I was trained as a helicopter technician and door gunner, the Army asked me to volunteer to serve a year in...

Historic districts have their rules

Editor, As has been explained many times over, the National Register for Historic Places is strictly honorary and carries little weight. There are more than 80,000...

Time, patience and perseverance pays off

Editor, We received a beautiful German Shepherd at the police department the latter part of September. The dog seemed very vicious toward everyone. I worked...

Confederates are U.S. veterans

Editor, For all the people speaking out about the Confederate flags in the Eureka Springs cemetery, let me school you with a fact – it’s...

Land rights take attention

Editor, Thank you to everyone that reached out in support of resisting the 250 ft. tall cell tower on scenic US 62 across from Martin...

Confrontation over mask wearing

Editor, I went into the post office and found that a customer was standing at the counter without wearing a mask. It is difficult to...

Staying informed

Editor, My husband and I love our Holiday Island house and have many close friends here. When the subject of incorporation came up, we researched...