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posted: 12/12/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

Nursing home residents and young children are society's most vulnerable members, especially in Arkansas where our record of elder care remains shamefully substandard on several levels, including dangerous medication errors.

OPINION: PHILIP MARTIN: Past and future in Washington

posted: 12/12/2017 4:30 a.m. Comment 1

WASHINGTON, D.C. — They say the new president doesn’t like it here much and I can understand that; Washington doesn’t feel stylish or all that cosmopolitan; it is a city of $12 haircuts and puffy down jackets worn over Men’s Wearhouse suits, of sensible women in skirts and tennis shoes and homeless people camping in tents along E Street.

What's in a Dame: Stripped: Comforts removed, clothes too

posted: 12/12/2017 1:49 a.m. Discuss

Featuring completely naked participants, Bravo's revealing new reality show Stripped is unlike anything we've ever seen before.

The TV Column: Gwen Stefani will make it Feel Like Christmas

posted: 12/12/2017 1:48 a.m. Discuss

Nothing says Christmas like a holiday special that fills an hour while plugging a new album in the process.

DEAR ABBY: Husband's luddite attitude puts a heavy burden on wife

posted: 12/12/2017 1 a.m. Discuss

DEAR ABBY: My husband and I have been together for 40 years. Like most people, we've had our good times and bad, but we've both been committed to the marriage, and so we've made it work.

OPINION : BRADLEY R. GITZ: Dumb thought and politics

posted: 12/11/2017 4:30 a.m. Comments 10

News reports tell us that the National Football League is now attempting get players to stop kneeling for the national anthem by creating an owners fund dedicated to "social justice."

DEAR ABBY: Years of bailouts fail to help sister who's drowning in debt

posted: 12/11/2017 1 a.m. Discuss

DEAR ABBY: My only sister has been "borrowing" money from me every month for years. She has a ton of credit card debt and cannot afford to meet her monthly financial obligations.

HOG CALLS: Bench key to Arkansas' victory over Minnesota

posted: 12/11/2017 1 a.m. Discuss

Daniel Gafford's eight for eight from the field, 16 points, six shot blocks and seven rebounds in the El Dorado freshman's debut Arkansas start headlined the Razorbacks' 96-79 thumping of 14th-ranked Minnesota on Saturday night at Walton Arena.

PAPER TRAILS: Little Rock missing person case on 'Dr. Phil'

updated: 12/11/2017 4:30 a.m. Comment 1

PHIL'S GOODWILL: The case of Ebby Jane Steppach, the Little Rock Central High School student missing since Oct. 24, 2015, just got its biggest publicity boost to date.

OPINION: JOHN BRUMMETT: The moral high ground

posted: 12/10/2017 4:30 a.m. Comments 95

Al Franken called it irony, but it was so much more.


posted: 12/10/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

They were, for the most part, tough men who came from poor families in rural areas of Arkansas. They were men who hunted rabbits and squirrels throughout the year just to put meat on the table; men who plowed land behind teams of mules in order to plant cotton; men who chopped weeds between the cotton plants by hand in the summer and picked cotton by hand in the fall. From 1933-35, they built many of the roads, bridges and buildings still being used on Mount Nebo in Yell County.


posted: 12/10/2017 4:30 a.m. Comment 1

Welcome to the beautiful Arkansas Ozarks and the respected Razorback football program. We are pleased you and your wife Paula have joined us in God's Country. You will find the natural beauty (go see the Buffalo) and so many good people across this state. We wish you only the very best.

Like it is: WALLY HALL: Dry eyes scarce while bidding adieu to Cella

posted: 12/10/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

ST. LOUIS -- Cars from more than seven states overflowed the parking lot almost to Cella Road. The cars on the street stretched more than a half-mile long.

OPINION - Column One: PAUL GREENBERG: Politics change

posted: 12/10/2017 4:30 a.m. Comments 2

There are any number of lessons to be learned from the almost forgotten life of John Anderson, the late congressman from Illinois. Dead at 95, he represents something of a puzzle to those of us still trying to figure him out.

The Recruiting Guy: Jerry Jones' grandson receives offer

posted: 12/10/2017 2:53 a.m. Comments 9

QB John Stephen Jones, grandson of Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones, received an offer from new Arkansas coach Chad Morris Friday night.






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