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M. C. Williams

June 30, 2014

M. C. Williams, 88, of Benton passed away June 28, 2014. He was born Aug.t 11, 1925, in Nettleton.
Mr. Williams was retired from Jacuzzi Inc. in Little Rock and the Bryant School District.
He was a member of New Friendship Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Mose Calvin Williams and Bertha Griffin Williams; a son, Douglas B. Williams; four brothers; one sister; and one grandson, Lance Williams.

Lawmakers hope for quick session on 3 issues

June 30, 2014

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas legislative leaders hope to quickly tackle the three issues facing them in this week's special session, but the addition of a bill to restrict the lottery's games and objections to changes in teacher insurance could complicate those plans.

The House and Senate will convene Monday afternoon for a special legislative session called to deal with teacher insurance, prison overcrowding and the state's lottery. It'll be the third special session held since Democratic Gov. Mike Beebe took office in 2007.

DAVIS: In Bryant, dysfunction goes from exception to rule

June 30, 2014

I want to make it clear from the outset that I do not find any particular joy in what you are about to read. The words that follow are not political, are not biased, nor are they meant to support or denigrate anyone.

I am simply putting forth an opinion.

Nothing more. Nothing less. An opinion that I believe is shared by a growing number of people.

 

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