Subscribe Register Login
Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 8:34 p.m.


Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

RSS for Style

Style: Cool off with cucumbers

posted: 06/19/2018 12:14 p.m. Discuss

Cucumbers, with their super high (up to 96 percent) water content, can feel up to 20 degrees cooler than the actual temperature, making them an ideal summer refresher.

Exhibit: Born of need or planned as art, quilts from rural black Arkansans convey the warmth of family ties

posted: 06/19/2018 4:30 a.m. Discuss

I believe that African-American history should be as complete as the history of the dominant or the mainstream population of the country. So when I saw that African-American quilt history was becoming the property of a group of scholars that had a very limited outlook on what African-American quilters have done over the years, I believed it was my task to try to give a more accurate and varied picture.

BOOKS: Arkansan's lifelong Tarzan obsession compiled into set of 4 books

posted: 06/19/2018 4:30 a.m. Comment 1

When he was 8 years old, Michael Tierney was diagnosed with what was thought to be terminal leukemia.

What's in a Dame: Big heart is BFF's best trait

posted: 06/19/2018 2:21 a.m. Comments 2

Most friendships begin with a hello.

Tell Me About It: Approach friend's behavior toward hubby with compassion

posted: 06/19/2018 2:14 a.m. Discuss

DEAR CAROLYN: My best friend from college is one of the most honest and loyal people you could ever meet. She's an amazing lawyer, a devoted mother, a very good friend and a really mean wife. She and her husband are visiting me right now and it's painful to hear the scathing tone she uses with her husband and the constant stream of criticism and orders she directs at him. It seems to be all about control and putting him down, right in front of me and my partner. Her husband is annoying and has his own faults, but no one deserves to be treated this way.

Helpful Hints

posted: 06/19/2018 2:13 a.m. Discuss

DEAR READERS: Back in January, I told you that St. Jude's Ranch for Children had concluded its program in which the children took the fronts of recycled greeting cards and made new cards that were sold in the gift shop and online.

Listen Up: Now there are two great versions of Remain in Light

posted: 06/19/2018 2:10 a.m. Discuss

A Angelique Kidjo


posted: 06/19/2018 2:09 a.m. Discuss

Elsewhere in entertainment, events and the arts:

Music: No degrees of separation between these Bacons

posted: 06/19/2018 2:03 a.m. Discuss

The day of this interview is June 1, and The Bacon Brothers are in Rocky Mount, Va., for the first stop on their U.S. tour -- the one that brings them to The Sheid at Arkansas State University-Mountain Home for a show Wednesday.

The TV Column: Modern western borrows from themes in the past

posted: 06/19/2018 1:56 a.m. Discuss

Is there anything more beloved and American than a good ol' TV Western? Paramount Network hopes you agree (see below).

Arkansas postcard past

posted: 06/19/2018 1:54 a.m. Discuss

MALVERN, 1908 "Dear Uncle & Auntie, How are you this warm weather?" Phillip Shockey and his camera were fixtures in Hot Spring County for many years and one of his works was this postcard featuring portraits of many young women of Malvern.

Horoscopes by Holiday

posted: 06/19/2018 1:52 a.m. Discuss

Happy birthday. There will be three months of closing karmic circles. Past kindnesses will catch up to you, and you'll also enjoy the delayed benefits of work you did long ago.

Super Quiz: Distinctive book titles

posted: 06/19/2018 1:51 a.m. Discuss

1. A Clockwork _______

Parenting: Girl, 15, too young to be alone with date who’s 20

posted: 06/19/2018 1:45 a.m. Discuss

Q Our 15-year-old daughter has told us she's in love with a 20-year-old guy who is in the Army and intending to make the Army his career. We've met him, and he is extremely respectful and well-mannered, and has told us he's in love with her. We've made it clear to both of them that for the time being at least, they may meet in our home, when we are home, and nowhere else.

Sew interesting: Old State House revisits quilts by black Arkansans

posted: 06/18/2018 11:47 a.m. Discuss

It was time once again for officials of the Old State House Museum to get out the quilts, Helaine R. Williams writes in Tuesday’s Style section.




Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
Arkansas Online