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There are those whose hearts have extra room for incredible love and gifts. Dia Sawyer is one such individual. She is changing lives at every turn. As the Heart Gallery director for a nine-county area in Arkansas that includes Craighead County, Dia works to find permanent homes for children in the foster care system. To date, she has testified in court on behalf of 19 children...
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local flavor
A smoother, richer ice cream with less fat and fewer calories – is it too good to be true? Not at Scoops a Gelato Café where they serve an Italian ice cream that is a healthier alternative to America’s favorite frozen treat. Gelato is made from 90 percent milk rather than the 50/50 mix of milk and cream as used in traditional American ice cream, cutting the fat grams and...
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best overall
First, this prejudice is incontrovertible and not subject to argument: Mid-South Delta barbecue is, hands down, the finest BBQ in the world, bar none. And I’m talking barbecued pork – whether it’s pulled for sandwiches or platter dining, or in the form of ribs, whole shoulder, whole hog, or any other configuration that emanates from the hog...
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10 questions
Sue Kochel dearly loves her work. As she speaks of it, her dark eyes dance as she draws the listener into a world where work for the Lord is the highest calling of all. On any given Sunday afternoon, Kochel can be found serving in various capacities at Huntington Mission Church, an outreach of First Baptist Church...
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