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Sep 12, 2019 - 00:00

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Jun 10, 2021 - 00:00

As a young boy, I would ask my dad for permission for something I wanted. Sometimes the answer was “Yeah sure, that’ll work, go ahead.” But all too often the response I received was not exactly the answer of my dreams. Quite regularly it was “No” with a firmness in his voice that I dared not question or cross. Then there were the times when he would ponder briefly and say, “Mmm….maybe, let me think about it.” But way too often, he would turn to look at me with a sharp glint in his eye as he retorted, “I seriously doubt that’s ever gonna fly, son.”

Wins, wins and more wins. When I ask people, who are the greatest coaches, I hear astonishing win-loss records. Or I hear about a coach who has been at a tradition rich school.

Jun 10, 2021 - 00:00

June is Alzheimer’s & Brain Awareness Month®, and while we take steps to exercise and take care of our brains, we shouldn’t neglect the fact that caregivers of those living with Alzheimer’s and other dementia need some recognition too.

Obituaries

Jun 10, 2021 - 00:00

Services for Carolyn Kay (Young) Robinson, 58, of Colfax, were held Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at Crossroads Church in Canton with Bruce Clifton, the Rev. Tim Wade and Dr. Joe Bob Alexander officiating, under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home in Canton.

Jun 10, 2021 - 00:00

Services for Johnny Charles Reid, 86, of Canton, were held Friday, June 4, 2021, at Eubank Funeral Home with Bro. L.A. “Pokey” Goodson and Bro. Steve Glosup officiating. Interment was in Haven of Memories.

Jun 3, 2021 - 00:00

Services for Emma Jean Plaster, 79, of Whitton, were held on Saturday, May 15, 2021, at Eubank Funeral Home in Canton with David Fretwell officiating. Interment was in Tarver Cemetery.

Mrs. Plaster passed away May 11, 2021, in Tyler. She was born Nov. 6, 1941, in Dallas to Edward Monroe and Odie Adams Carpenter.

Jun 3, 2021 - 00:00

Services for Donna “Honey” Hart, 69, of Bentonville, Arkansas, formerly of Canton, were held Sunday, May 30, 2021, at Eubank Funeral Home in Canton with Bro. Steve Glosup officiating.

Interment was in Haven of Memories.

Ms. Hart passed away May 24, 2021, in Rogers, Arkansas. She was born Nov. 22, 1951, in Dallas to Arbe John Crowell, Jr. and Dorothy Jean Rogers Crowell.