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Drivetime Mahatma: 'Step out of the car': Who says?

posted: 11/28/2015 3:17 a.m. Comment 1

Dear Mahatma: Do the police have the right if they stop you to make you get out of the car? It's my understanding that you must have your driver's license, proof of insurance and title info, but what else can they make you do? -- Robert

Mr. Hog's wild ride

posted: 11/28/2015 2:53 a.m. Comments 2

We've arrived at the end of a roller-coaster Razorback football season. While it didn't measure up to the inflated hype of preseason, this team found a way to gel that sets it apart over others.

Like it is: 5-3 SEC record an imprint of improvement

posted: 11/28/2015 2:41 a.m. Comments 3

On a miserably cold and wet day the Arkansas Razorbacks ended the season as they began it, with a relatively easy victory, and it assured them of a winning conference record for only the eighth time since they joined the SEC in 1992.

Hog Calls: Cheers to DeBriyn's UA service

posted: 11/28/2015 2:40 a.m. Discuss

From Monday through Jan. 15, Norm DeBriyn could short-time it to retirement.

Dear Abby: Neighbors make themselves at home at another castle

posted: 11/28/2015 1 a.m. Discuss

DEAR ABBY: I have a neighbor, "Mrs. Smith," whom I see often in another neighbor's yard, "the Joneses," when they are not home. I have seen Mrs. Smith pick vegetables from their garden and take them to her house, and Mr. Smith connect extension cords that run to their home in the winter months when the owners are away. The Smiths are at least in their 60s and well off.

Like It Is: Razorbacks out to improve bowling stature

posted: 11/27/2015 5:45 a.m. Discuss

For seven months this season was anticipated with hopes and dreams, but in the end it was still Alabama's to win or lose.

Proclamations then & now

posted: 11/27/2015 2:58 a.m. Comment 1

It is a happy coincidence that our first national day of Thanksgiving under the new Constitution in 1789 and this year’s holiday share the same calendar date. November 26 was widely celebrated 226 years ago by Americans with gatherings, feasts and prayers, as was yesterday.

The Recruiting Guy: Big offensive line prospects have a lot in common

posted: 11/27/2015 2:16 a.m. Comment 1

Arkansas will be host two major offensive line targets for today’s game against Missouri, and their recruitment by the Hogs and their paths to where they are today are very similar.

Dear Abby: Teen questions connection between sex and marriage

posted: 11/27/2015 1 a.m. Discuss

DEAR ABBY: I am 16 and a sophomore in high school. As someone who is exposed to social media, I see that many people emphasize sex as a sign of love. They seem to be saying a happy marriage cannot survive without sex.

Like It Is: WALLY HALL: A heaping helping of reasons to be thankful

posted: 11/26/2015 5:45 a.m. Discuss

As we take this day to give thanks, yours truly has a few things to be especially thankful for.

JOHN BRUMMETT: Split the difference

posted: 11/26/2015 2:38 a.m. Comments 3

Conner Eldridge, 38 and a Davidson College graduate who is maybe a smidgen on the preppy side, visited with me for more than an hour Monday afternoon.

Arkansas Sportsman: Gates slow boats at Bayou Meto

posted: 11/26/2015 2:22 a.m. Discuss

For now, new gates appear to have corrected boat traffic problems at Bayou Meto Wildlife Management Area.

Dear Abby: Mom and sister join forces to dictate wedding party

posted: 11/26/2015 1:40 a.m. Discuss

DEAR ABBY: My mother and older sister are trying to spoil my happiness about my upcoming wedding. I have known my ex-stepmother, "Gina," for 20 years and have been best friends with her for the last 15. We remained close even after she divorced my biological father, who is not in the picture.

Column: PAUL GREENBERG: The most American holiday

posted: 11/25/2015 2:53 a.m. Comment 1

As every well-trained Southerner knows, the first Thanksgiving was held in Virginia in 1619--at Berkeley Plantation outside Williamsburg, to be specific.

REX NELSON: Thankful for Arkansas

posted: 11/25/2015 2:48 a.m. Discuss

As another Thanksgiving approaches, I'm thankful to live in a state like Arkansas. I'm thankful to live in a place where I can eat a turkey sandwich at the original Burge's in Lewisville, grab a plate lunch at the Pickens Store in Desha County, consume some buffalo ribs at the Lassis Inn in Little Rock, pig out at Jones Bar-B-Q in Marianna and have a Friday night catfish dinner at The Whippet in Prattsville.




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