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Drivetime Mahatma: East of old bridge, new lies in wait

posted: 10/01/2016 3:31 a.m. Discuss

ON THE BROADWAY BRIDGE -- Technically, because the Broadway Bridge is in our town, no dateline is necessary. But beginning newspaper kids are told to find a dateline that's cool to attract the attention of the reader.

Mystical repetitions

posted: 10/01/2016 3:16 a.m. Comments 3

I awoke again the other morning just as the clock turned to 11:11. It's happened more times than I can count in the past decade. Sometimes I drift back to sleep only to reawaken at 3:33 or 5:55. Several nights I've also rolled over with 12:34 staring back. I recall awakening in the 11th month last fall at 11:11.

Hog Calls: Jared Cornelius leaves no doubt he's back

posted: 10/01/2016 3:03 a.m. Discuss

Set back by a bad back two games ago, Jared Cornelius announced he was back last week.


posted: 10/01/2016 1:57 a.m. Discuss

Q Can you tell me what kind of vine this is? Poison ivy, box elder or other? Lots in my flower bed.

Recruiting Guy: New Orleans receiver attracts UA's attention

posted: 09/30/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

Arkansas receivers coach Michael Smith has been direct during the recruitment of junior receiver Lawrence Keys III of New Orleans McDonogh 35.

DEAR ABBY: Basic voting information is available just a click away

posted: 09/30/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

DEAR ABBY: Election Day is just over a month away. As it approaches, many people have questions about voting that could keep them away from the polls this November.

ON FILM: So many movies, so few great ones

posted: 09/30/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

I don't watch as many movies as I used to.

No moderators needed

posted: 09/30/2016 2:49 a.m. Comments 7

Whatever anybody wants to say about Donald Trump, he's got drawing power.

Like it is: WEEKEND PREDICTIONS: National games juicy in ho-hum SEC week

posted: 09/30/2016 2:32 a.m. Discuss

All things considered, this is not a great weekend for watching college football in the SEC.

Football: Siloam Springs begins long journey in 6A-West

posted: 09/30/2016 1 a.m. Discuss

It's understandable why Siloam Springs wanted out of the 7A-West, where the Panthers were outnumbered and overmatched in football by the largest schools in the state.

Commentary: JOHN BRUMMETT: Years in the making

posted: 09/29/2016 5:45 a.m. Comments 23

Once I had the rare opportunity to watch a presidential debate in the company of Bill and Hillary Clinton.

Like it is: Power Five coaches better watch their backs

posted: 09/29/2016 5:45 a.m. Comments 4

It is very early in the college football season, but already things are shaping up for a tidal wave of head-coaching changes by the end of the season.

DEAR ABBY: Husband needs help moving beyond past sexual abuse

posted: 09/29/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

DEAR ABBY: My husband recently disclosed to me that he was sexually abused by his cousin, who was the same age, when he was in high school. She blackmailed him by threatening to tell everyone he had raped her. She used this power over him to coax sexual favors but never intercourse.

Arkansas Sportsman: Journey armed lawyer for career

posted: 09/29/2016 2:39 a.m. Discuss

Amid the commotion of 18 pheasant hunters and nearly as many bird dogs, Coleson Bruce hears only the quiet of days bygone.

The TV Column: Crime, quirkiness on menu for TV's midseason

posted: 09/29/2016 1:55 a.m. Discuss

Because the networks begin their publicity campaigns months in advance, I'm already getting emails asking about new series that readers have heard about, but won't find on the schedule until midseason.




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