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JOHN BRUMMETT: Kurrus' dilemma

posted: 05/05/2016 5:45 a.m. Comments 5

Baker Kurrus says he won't take a paying job with the Little Rock school superintendent sent by the state to replace him.

DEAR ABBY: Friendship fades when girl's best friend gets a boyfriend

posted: 05/05/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

DEAR ABBY: My beautiful, kindhearted, loving daughter "Cora" has a "best friend" she used to be very close with. However, her friend now has a boyfriend, so Cora doesn't see her on weekends or receive texts from her very often anymore. Everything they plan to do together, the girl cancels. My daughter is so distraught that it is affecting her emotionally and physically.

Like it is: WALLY HALL: Oaklawn, after Pharoah, big Derby player

posted: 05/05/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

"Regarding Creator, clearly the horses coming out the prep races at Oaklawn have had good success in recent years. American Pharoah and Smarty Jones are two Derby winners this century that came through Oaklawn. Creator is a son of the superstar stallion, Tapit, and he's trained by (Steve) Asmussen." -- Forbes Magazine, May 3, 2016.

Arkansas Sportsman: Keep fishing easy for beginners

posted: 05/05/2016 2:18 a.m. Discuss

Sometimes we get so enthralled with the latest and most advanced fish catching techniques, we disservice novice and beginning anglers.

The TV Column: Ever-shortening TV season begins 2016 wrap

posted: 05/05/2016 1:52 a.m. Discuss

We've finally entered the homestretch of the 2015-16 TV season when, ready or not, season finales begin to kick in.

Like it is: Kirkland, Tretola at front of line for steals

posted: 05/04/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

Late Sunday night, Razorback Nation's Aaron Peters -- the sports anchor for KNWA-TV -- pitched to reporter Alyssa Orange for an interview with Denver Kirkland.

DEAR ABBY: Man abused as child may need to confront it as adult

posted: 05/04/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

DEAR ABBY: I have been in a serious relationship with my boyfriend for two years. He shared with me that he was sexually abused by a cousin for years as a child. He told me he has never disclosed it to anyone but me.

Column: The last supper

posted: 05/04/2016 3:06 a.m. Discuss

God bless 'em all, they held the last Passover seder ever in Pine Bluff Friday night before last, departing in haste just as our ancestors had left Egypt's fleshpots.

The Arkansas Greeks

posted: 05/04/2016 3:03 a.m. Discuss

Little Rock construction executive Gus Vratsinas has vivid memories of that first Greek Food Festival in 1984 at Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church. Orthodox congregations across the country had held similar events for years and raised large amounts of money in the process.

FRONT BURNER: Berries rest easy atop fresh cast-iron skillet shortcake

posted: 05/04/2016 1:56 a.m. Discuss

Mom -- if you're reading this -- happy (early) Mother's Day. Here's a preview of the shortcake we'll eat this year.

Hog Calls: Another year important for Kingsley

posted: 05/04/2016 1:54 a.m. Discuss

On Razorbacks underclassmen turning pro, this column always roots for the athlete over the Razorbacks.

Uncorked: Vintners feel heat of rising air temps

posted: 05/04/2016 1:48 a.m. Discuss

Does the issue of global warming have the potential to affect our next glass of wine?

JOHN BRUMMETT: Thank you, Sir Paul

posted: 05/03/2016 5:45 a.m. Comments 16

Would we still need him, would we still feed him, when he's 73?

The Recruiting Guy: Mississippi juco receivers looking hard at Arkansas

posted: 05/03/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

Arkansas recently extended scholarship offers to two junior college football prospects from the same school, and both are looking to visit the Hogs this summer.

DEAR ABBY: Struggling sister should get help and get going

posted: 05/03/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

DEAR ABBY: I have a hard time differentiating between enabling and just helping out my sister. Throughout her adult life, even while she was married, she has never been able to make ends meet.





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