El Dorado News

Tuesday
June 30, 2015
El Dorado News Times

Israeli navy intercepts Gaza-bound vessel

Israel’s navy intercepted a Swedish vessel attempting to breach a naval blockade of the Gaza Strip early Monday and brought it to an Israeli port, where it said the foreign activists would be questioned before ...

Recognition process overhauled

Some Indian tribes may have a clearer path toward federal recognition under a new Obama administration rule that relaxes some requirements and speeds decision-making, potentially affecting hundreds of groups.

Washington wildfire destroys homes

From just across the Wenatchee River, Dominick Bonny watched a whole neighborhood in his central Washington town burn as a wildfire destroyed two dozen structures and forced hundreds to flee.

Israeli navy intercepts Gaza-bound vessel

Israel’s navy intercepted a Swedish vessel attempting to breach a naval blockade of the Gaza Strip early Monday and brought it to an Israeli port, where it said the foreign activists would be questioned before they are sent back to their home countries.

Mystic Creek to hold event for juniors

SouthArk Junior Golf (SAJG) announced the Jimmy Howard Tournament of Champions will be hosted by Mystic Creek Golf Club on Wednesday, beginning at 9 a.m. Junior golfers from four south Arkansas counties and also from communities in north Louisiana will compete in this event.

Patriotic patchwork

“This is about letting our soldiers know that we care. The number one thing that people who are presenting the quilts are told is ‘I didn’t know anybody cared,’ from the veterans they present to; they hear that statement more than anything else. But anyone that has fought for my freedom deserves it,” said Nannette Moss, co-group leader of Freedom Quilters of El Dorado.

The Lamp and the Light

There is one world source for true illumination about right versus wrong, about good versus evil, about light versus darkness: Psalm 119:105, “Thy word is a lamp unto my feet and a light unto my path.”