Category Archives: By Sherelle Black

Keeping up with the Olympics

As you may be aware, the United States is currently competing in the Winter Olympics. If you haven’t had time to sit and watch the wintery games on NBC here is a quick update: The United States is currently in … Continue reading

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Analyzing the Richard Sherman interview

Last night the Seattle Seahawks played an intense game against the San Francisco 49ers to determine who would advance to the Super Bowl to play against the Denver Broncos. The Seahawks defeated the 49ers 23- 17 thanks to a game-saving … Continue reading

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Golden Globe Winners

The 71st annual Golden Globe Awards hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler aired last night on NBC. Just in case you missed it, here are some of last night’s winners: •BEST MOTION PICTURE – DRAMA “12 Years a Slave” … Continue reading

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You might as well drink what you want!

Consumers are finding out that the artificial sweeteners in diet sodas are unhealthy and cause people to gain weight regardless of zero calories. The diet beverages contain artificial sweeteners such as aspartame,sucralose and acesulfame potassium, according to an article on … Continue reading

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Upcoming holiday events

This time next week I’ll be stuffing my face with Thanksgiving food and putting ornaments on the Christmas tree. I can’t believe how fast 2013 has gone by. It’s almost time for the New Year, but before this year is … Continue reading

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How much is your Twitter account worth?

Twitter made its big debut in the stock market world on Thursday closing at $44.90 a share, which according to USA Today, that makes the company’s value at more than $31 billion. As with any other social network site, it … Continue reading

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Pink Pumpkin Event

In light of breast cancer awareness month, Spa On Main will be holding Pink Pumpkin event on Thursday from 4 to 7 p.m. at 209 E. Main St. The event will be an afternoon of breast health updates as well … Continue reading

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19 warrants issued for drug trafficking in El Dorado

Find out tomorrow who was arrested and charged today with federal and state crimes related to trafficking methamphetamine in El Dorado and surrounding areas. The investigation involved local, state and federal law enforcement officers participating in the FBI Safe Streets … Continue reading

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We all scream for ice cream!

El Dorado Creamery is opening in downtown El Dorado and celebrating their grand opening with a Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting ceremony at 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 30. This frozen yogurt shop will offer 12 rotating flavors with more than … Continue reading

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Did you upgrade?

Apple made iOS 7 available on Wednesday to iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch users as a FREE software update. The new software comes with more than 200 new features including iTune radio and a revamped look for the control center. … Continue reading

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Amy Crain makes it to Top 15 in Miss America

Miss Arkansas Amy Crain may have not won the crown, but she did advance to the Top 15 round of the Miss America Pageant Sunday night in Atlantic City, N.J. The pageant featured 53 contestants representing the 50 states, District … Continue reading

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Remembering 9/11

It’s been 12 years since the tragic and horrific terrorist attacks of 9/11 happened leaving many Americans filled with confusion, somberness and a new sense of patriotism. On Sept. 11, 2001, several hijackers took control over planes and crashed them … Continue reading

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Small businesses invited to meet with Arkansas Blue Cross

Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield is inviting employers with 50 employees or less to attend a meeting Wednesday at the El Dorado Conference Center to discuss the new health care law and how it will affect their businesses. “We … Continue reading

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Apple to unveil two new iPhones

Apple is set to meet Tuesday at its headquarters in Cupertino, Calif. to reveal a new iPhone with a faster processor, along with a another model that will be sold at a lower cost, according to an article in The … Continue reading

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Win Razorback Tickets!

The South Arkansas Networking Luncheon sponsored by Simmons First Bank will be giving away two tickets to see the Razorbacks play against Mississippi State in Little Rock on Nov. 23. The tickets will be accompanied with a parking pass. The … Continue reading

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