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Sunday, August 20, 2017, 12:41 p.m.


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PAPER TRAILS: Sign fixed; Godspell not playing

posted: 08/20/2017 3:22 a.m. Discuss

SIGN TIME: Two LED display screens in Little Rock's Creative Corridor might be high-tech, but a co-worker noticed they contained old information.

Like it is: Singing the blues not a bad thing for Hogs

posted: 08/20/2017 2:56 a.m. Comment 1

Usually by this time of the year, less than two weeks until Arkansas' first football game, Kool-Aid has flowed.

Arkansas Outdoorsman: Cheap paper not worthy of printed licenses

posted: 08/20/2017 2:54 a.m. Comments 4

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission's new hunting and fishing license is the goofiest excuse for a legal document I've seen.

The Recruiting Guy: Broyles-like charm gives Bielema recruiting edge

posted: 08/20/2017 2:38 a.m. Discuss

Bret Bielema's ability to relate to people has helped him become Arkansas' best recruiting coach since Frank Broyles.

Dear Abby: Husband balks about time she spends with her family

posted: 08/20/2017 2:23 a.m. Discuss

DEAR ABBY: I have been married five years and have two children under 3. I grew up in a large Italian-American family; my husband did not. He doesn't understand the closeness I have with my family.

LET'S TALK: Try love; hate's just too tiring

posted: 08/20/2017 2:21 a.m. Discuss

One of the main things I hate ... is hate.

Critical Mass: Scott Miller is gone but his music lives

posted: 08/20/2017 2:17 a.m. Discuss

In April 2013, a middle-aged man named Scott Miller committed suicide.

The TV Column: Ferneau in Food Truck Season 8; Endeavor is back

posted: 08/20/2017 2:16 a.m. Discuss

If there's one thing that's improved in my 24 years on the TV beat, it's that these days there's almost always something on for everyone.

Spin Cycle: Dorm life was not so deluxe back in ol' Aunt Jenny's day

posted: 08/20/2017 2:16 a.m. Discuss

Aunt Jennifer would like to take this time to wish all those college-bound kiddos a great year at their luxury spas.

OPINION- Column One: Why, oh why?

posted: 08/20/2017 1:59 a.m. Comments 3

Why does each day's edition of Arkansas' Newspaper carry just enough news and opinion to fill every column inch, neither more nor less but exactly? And here's a clue: The usually unheralded geniuses on the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette's copy desk know how to condense all the news and opinion to custom-fit.

OPINION: A medical education pioneer

posted: 08/20/2017 1:58 a.m. Discuss

One of the great leaders in Arkansas medical history was born on this date in 1846. Dr. James Anthony Dibrell Jr. was a founder of the University of Arkansas Medical Department and he served for many years as dean of the medical school.

OPINION: When is it OK to punch a Nazi in the throat?

posted: 08/20/2017 1:51 a.m. Comments 3

Dear Good People, I believe you when you say you are good people who do not condone violence or racial hatred. I believe you when you say you detest white nationalism and, as Tom Cotton put it, the "contemptible little men" who carry torches for trampled Reichs and Lost Causes.

OPINION: The loss of two legends

posted: 08/20/2017 1:49 a.m. Discuss

We had spent a fun day at the Hope Watermelon Festival, and it was time to head back to Little Rock. I was riding with Paul Austin, head of the Arkansas Humanities Council, and suggested that we not get back on Interstate 30 just yet. Instead we would make our way through the pine woods and cattle pastures of southwest Arkansas--to Washington, Ozan, Nashville and Murfreesboro--to soak up the rural atmosphere in my old neck of the woods. Our destination was Delight.

OPINION : Time Traveler

posted: 08/20/2017 1:47 a.m. Discuss

Dimly lit Heritage Hall at Silver Dollar City was packed with chattering media types and coaster-lovers on "National Roller Coaster Day" in preparation for the Branson area park's unveiling of its largest attraction ever.

OPINION : On a civil plane

posted: 08/20/2017 1:46 a.m. Comments 4

Thursday's column sought to provide a modulated analysis of the Confederate monument furor.






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