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Aftershock — a 16U fast pitch softball team under the coaching prowess of Chris Flowers and Richie Taunton, both of Crossett — played in the Fastpitch American Softball Association C Class World Series in Hot Springs last weekend.

The other day, someone I’ve known for years offered a pointed bit of criticism. “It’s easy for people like you to make long lists of things Congress should do to improve,” he said. “But you know good and well most of them won’t happen. So if you’re really serious, what’s the one most importa…

There are few legislative meetings scheduled the week of the Fourth of July, allowing us to spend time with family and also our constituents. Several of us, including my friend State Sen. Eddie Cheatham, were able to meet with city, county, and community business leaders in Crossett to hear …