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Updated 12:00 a.m., Sun February 7, 2016

David Larson

Logophile lends love to county spelling bee

David Larson sat in what he calls “the solarium” in his 1919 home in downtown Conway. Most people would call it a sunroom, but not the Faulkner County Spelling Bee guru. “It’s such a nice room; we wanted a distinctive title for it,” he said. Larson, a retired Hendrix College history professor, was the pronouncer Saturday — if all went as planned — for the 32nd time for the Faulkner County Spelling Bee. It still annoys him that when he g... READ MORE

Jim Adams: Heber Chamber board president appreciates small town

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