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John Deering Editorial Cartoon 4/28/13

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Bangladeshi rescue workers search on a building that collapsed on Wednesday in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Sunday, April 28, 2013. Bangladesh rescuers on Sunday located nine people alive inside the rubble of the multi-story building, as authorities announced they will now use heavy equipment to drill a central hole from the top to look for survivors and dead bodies.

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A Pakistani police officer stands guard near an office of a local politician following a blast in Kohat, Pakistan on Sunday, April 28, 2013. Pakistani Taliban detonated bombs at the campaign offices of two politicians in the country’s northwest on Sunday, police said, killing many people in an escalation of attacks on secular, left-leaning political parties.

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Mary Rebecca Bell

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Late-night television host Conan O'Brien, from left, first lady Michelle Obama, Michael Clemente, Executive Vice President of Fox News, and President Barack Obama attend the White House Correspondents' Association Dinner at the Washington Hilton Hotel, Saturday, April 27, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

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Sen. Paul Bookout, D-Jonesboro, left, speaks with Sen. Larry Teague, D-Nashville, in the Senate at the Arkansas state Capitol in Little Rock, Ark., after Teague presented budget legislation Monday, April 22, 2013. The budget won approval days after lawmakers passed a plan to use federal Medicaid dollars to purchase private insurance for thousands of low-income residents. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

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Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe speaks at the Arkansas state Capitol in Little Rock, Ark., Monday, March 25, 2013. Later in the day Monday, Beebe vetoed a bill requiring voters to show photo identification at polls. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

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A visitor takes in an art installation, made of hanging neon tubes and created by artist Villu Jaanisoo of Helsinki, inside the bomb-shelter complex built for Yugoslavia’s communist leaders.

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A gallery official runs along a bunker tunnel, its floors lined with mirrors meant to crack under foot.

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Rescue workers evacuate a survivor found in the garment factory building that collapsed Wednesday in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Saturday, April 27, 2013. Police in Bangladesh took five people into custody in connection with the collapse of a shoddily-constructed building this week, as rescue workers pulled 19 survivors out of the rubble on Saturday and vowed to continue as long as necessary to find others despite fading hopes. (AP Photo/Ismail Ferdous)

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A relative of a missing Bangladeshi garment worker holds a picture of his loved one as he watches rescue operations in the rubble of a building that collapsed Wednesday in Savar, near Dhaka, Bangladesh, Saturday, April 27, 2013. Police in Bangladesh arrested two owners of a garment factory in a shoddily-constructed building that collapsed this week, killing at least 324 people, as protests spread to a second city Saturday with hundreds of people throwing stones and setting fire to vehicles. (AP Photo/Kevin Frayer)

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FILE - In this Jan. 8, 2013 photo, U.S. director Quentin Tarantino arrives for the German premiere of the movie "Django Unchained" in Berlin, Germany. Chinese theaters pulled Django Unchained at the last minute, despite widespread reports that Tarantino had bowed to censors demands by dampening the films violence. China said only that the films screening had been halted for technical reasons without elaborating what that meant. (AP Photo/Gero Breloe, File)

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A woman watches people attend an outdoor mass Tai Chi session from behind her home's gate in the China Town area of Old Havana, Cuba, Saturday, April 27, 2013. Roberto Vargas Lee, the director of Havana's main Tai Chi school, said the session was part of global World Tai Chi Day celebrations. "We are searching for peace in the Chinese practice," said Vargas Lee. "It also helps us maintain our health." (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)

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4/27/13 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Little Rock firefighters exit a smoldering home in the 6700 block of West 65th Street while fighting the house fire Saturday morning in Little Rock.

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4/27/13 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Ava Brown , 3, wiggles her new bicycle helmet into place as she and Armanie Hill, 4, background, are fitted for the free helmets during a Safe Kids Day event Saturday morning at the CALS Children's Library and Learning Center in Little Rock.

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An Ethiopian Airlines' Boeing 787 Dreamliner prepares to take off from Addis Ababa airport in Ethiopia, Saturday, April 27, 2013. A Boeing 787 operated by Ethiopian Airlines flew from Ethiopia to Kenya's capital Nairobi on Saturday, the first commercial flight since air safety authorities grounded the Dreamliners after incidents with smoldering batteries on two different planes in January. (AP Photo/Elias Asmare)

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Martin Brans, Allentown, Pa., reacts after eating 14 hot dogs in 13 minutes to win the Hot Dog Eating Contest during the annual Schaeffer's Harley-Davidson Block Party for MDA in Orwigsburg Pa., Saturday, April 27, 2013. (AP Photo/Jacqueline Dormer, The Republican-Herald)

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FILE - In this March 16, 2011 file photo, "South Park" co-creator, Trey Parker, poses for a portrait in New York. Trial has been delayed for a man accused of burglarizing Parker's home on the Hawaiian island of Kauai, because Parker didn't show up for a recent hearing. The judge allowed the trial to be delayed until June 3, 2013. (AP photo/Victoria Will, file)

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EDS. NOTE: MOCK EXERCISE DRILLS - Lane County Sheriff's deputy Chad Rogers, center, advances with other officers during a full scale "active shooter" exercise on the school grounds of Elmira High School, Saturday, April 27, 2013, in Elmira, Ore. Multiple law enforcement agencies responded to the drill, which tested interagency response to a school shooting and involved volunteer students and staff members. The exercise allows agencies to examine and evaluate the policies and procedures in place to manage an active shooter scenario and to see how those plans work in real time. (AP Photo/The Register-Guard, Brian Davies)

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Everett Dutschke was taken into custody without incident early Saturday, FBI officials said.

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A vehicle loaded with goods from North Korea’s Kaesong industrial complex arrives at a border check Saturday on its way into South Korea. The last group of South Korean plant managers have fled Kaesong, stuffing their cars with as many items as they could take from their shuttered factories.

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South Korean vehicles carrying products from North Korea's Kaesong industrial complex arrive at the customs, immigration and quarantine office near the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea, Saturday, April 27, 2013. South Korea said Friday that it has decided to withdraw the roughly 175 South Koreans still at a jointly run factory complex in North Korea, raising a major question about the survival of the last symbol of inter-Korean cooperation. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

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4/27/13 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON Coplea Donley, 15, left, smiles as she watches her sister Cate Donley, 7, right, beam with pride after producing a wheel-thrown clay flower pot during Saturday morning's Thea's Art Festival along Main Street in North Little Rock. The festival featured visual and performing artists from throughout Arkansas and hands on art projects for children.

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Ray McKinnon

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The centerpiece of the Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Hall is a new, bronze, life-size sculpture of the 26th president sitting on a bench. This depiction of Roosevelt is based on photos of him during a 1903 trip to Yosemite with fellow naturalist John Muir. The sculpture was created by Studio EIS in Brooklyn.

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South Korean vehicles carrying products from North Korea’s Kaesong industrial complex arrive at the customs, immigration and quarantine office near the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, South Korea, on Saturday.

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The Old Crow Medicine Show performs Saturday at Fayetteville’s Arkansas Music Pavilion.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Andrew Collins and Meghan Collins are co-chairs of the Dinner on the Grounds event for Our House, set for the Terry House grounds on May 3.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/CHEREE FRANCO - chuck dodson

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Dan Capello, executive chef, Chenal Country Club. 041613

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Slammaster Mo Man braves a rainstorm outside a poetry slam at the Arkansas Arts Center. 040813

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4/22/13 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON 18 Sellette Ct. for top six houses

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/CHEREE FRANCO - Maria Kuntz

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --04-24-2013-- Rain Mako, president of the Headwaters School and a teacher at the facility, erases a previous lesson from a blackboard April 24 before beginning a lesson on the Buffalo National River, which the students were schedule to float the next day. The school, located in Red Star, is a twice-a-week community learning center for homeschooling families.

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4/22/13 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON 2323 Hidden Valley for top six houses

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Sarah Gilmore Cummings

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Rocktown Slam master Amoja “Mo’ Man” Sumler takes a break between poetry rounds at the Arkansas Arts Center.

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Celeste Flippo Parchman

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Jeremy Mason McGraw, one of artists pictured in upcoming MUGS exhibit during May Fine Arts in Eureka Springs

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ADG illustration by John Deering bakery

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The Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Hall at the American Museum of Natural History contains objects from the museum's collection showing that Roosevelt's interest in the natural world started when he was young. (Photo: AMNH/D. Finnin) Manhattan Pix travel man display

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The American Museum of Natural History’s Hall of North American Mammals has newly refurbished dioramas. Some had dated from 1942.

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The Theodore Roosevelt Memorial includes the museum’s iconic Central Park West facade.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/CHEREE FRANCO - chuck dodson

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Dan Capello, executive chef, Chenal Country Club. 041613

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/CHEREE FRANCO - Maria Kuntz

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Eureka Springs May Festival of the Arts poster

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Knight Weis has been promoted to President, Northwest Arkansas for Signature Bank

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Arkansas House Speaker Rep. Davy Carter, R-Cabot, attends a bill signing ceremony at the Arkansas state Capitol in Little Rock, Ark., Tuesday, April 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/CHEREE FRANCO - Founders

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL --4/27/13-- North Little Rock Police officer Shana Cobbs collects prescription drugs Saturday morning at the North Little Rock Police and Fire Training facility during the National Prescription Drug “Take Back” day.

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Frank "Sonny" Faryewicz (cq)(right) drops of a bag of prescription drugs with North Little Rock Police Sgt. Brian Dedrick Saturday morning at Cornerstone Pharmacy on McCain Blvd. during the National Prescription Drug “Take Back” day.

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Rain Mako, president of the Headwaters School and a teacher at the facility, explains the scientific principle of surface tension through a soap bubble blowing exercise April 24 with students Ani Hedges, 4, center, her brother Ian, 6, and Abel Baer, 13, at top. The school, located in Red Star, is a twice-a-week community learning center for homeschooling families.

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Leon Major vacuums the floor of the House Chambers at the state Capitol in Little Rock Tuesday. The 89th General Assembly of the Arkansas Legislature ended Tuesday.

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General Motors unveils a Buick Riviera concept car at the Shanghai auto show. The expo is drawing throngs of potential Chinese buyers. Illustrates CHINA-CARS (category i), by Steven Mufson (c) 2013, The Washington Post. Moved Tuesday, April 23, 2013. (MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Steven Mufson)

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4/22/13 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STEPHEN B. THORNTON 59 Quercus Cir. (GATE) for top six houses

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Paul Anka

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Mona and Frankie Frazier

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NWA Media/ANDY SHUPE Mariah White, co-owner of Summer Kitchen Family Farm, feeds and brushes her two Jersey cows, Scarlett, left, and Annalies, Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at the farm in south Fayetteville.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Andrew Collins and Meghan Collins are co-chairs of the Dinner on the Grounds event for Our House, set for the Terry House grounds on May 3.

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Actress Reese Witherspoon arrives for The Cinema Society’s screening of Mud, two days after her arrest.

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Bud Kenny performs at The Poet’s Loft in Hot Springs in 1997.

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Memphis Grizzlies' Marc Gasol, of Spain, back, defends against Los Angeles Clippers' DeAndre Jordan during the second half of Game 3 in a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, in Memphis, Tenn., Thursday, April 25, 2013. The Grizzlies defeated the Clippers 94-82. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

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Lois Fenton submitted photo illustrating a contrast collar.

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Brian Cohen, chairman of New York Angels, is interviewed in New York, Tuesday April 23, 2013. Business owners anticipating their chance to solicit online investments may not want to count on crowdfunding to finance their entrepreneurial dreams. “I think there's going to be an enormous amount of companies that go online, and nothing happens,” says Cohen, chairman of New York Angels, a group of angel investors. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

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Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg (37) throws during a baseball game against the St. Louis Cardinals at Nationals Park Wednesday, April 24, 2013, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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UNDATED HANDOUT PHOTO ROCK OF AGES Rocks the Orpheum Theatre May 10-12 "Here I go Again," the cast of ROCK OF AGES (photo credit, Scott Suchman)

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Tempting plates in Spain’s tapas bars make it easy to sample new foods.

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The Newseum in Washington is marking the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy with a year-long commemoration. This picture of Kennedy shows him at a news conference in Omaha, Neb., in 1959.

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National Geographic reporter Scott Wallace lectures Wednesday at the University of the Ozarks in Clarksville.

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Syfy’s Warehouse 13 returns at 9 p.m. Monday starring (from left) Eddie McClintock, Saul Rubinek and Joanne Kelly. There will be 10 new episodes in Season 4.5.

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Andrew and Meghan Collins visit the Terry House Butterfly Garden. On Friday, the grounds will be packed with Our House supporters for the annual Dinner on the Grounds.

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NWA Media/MICHAEL WOODS --04/10/2013-- Steve Blair, Work Matters Board member (left) and David Roth, president of Work Matters Wednesday afternoon in there Rogers office.

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NWA Media/MICHAEL WOODS --04/10/2013-- Steve Blair, Work Matters Board member (left) and David Roth, president of Work Matters Wednesday afternoon in there Rogers office.

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NWA Media/MICHAEL WOODS --04/10/2013-- David Roth, president of Work Matters, left, and Steve Blair, Work Matters Board member, Wednesday afternoon in there Rogers office.

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NWA Media/MICHAEL WOODS --04/10/2013-- Steve Blair, Work Matters Board member (left) and David Roth, president of Work Matters Wednesday afternoon in there Rogers office.

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NWA Media/DAVID GOTTSCHALK 4/22/13 Burt Hanna, the founder of Hannaís Candle Company, in the employee lounge at the Fayetteville company's headquarters Monday afternoon.

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NWA Media/DAVID GOTTSCHALK 4/22/13 Burt Hanna, the founder of Hannaís Candle Company, on the production floor at the Fayetteville company's headquarters Monday afternoon.

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In this Friday, March 29, 2013, photo, a worker helps frame a new home under construction in Matthews, N.C. The Commerce Department reports on new-home sales for March on Tuesday, April 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Dan Capello, executive chef, Chenal Country Club. 041613

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Dan Capello, executive chef, Chenal Country Club. 041613

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Musician John Two-Hawks was one of 130 Eureka Springs artists asked to grin and bear it for the Creative Energy Project’s “Mugs” series, new this year to the city’s 26th annual May Festival of the Arts.

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ADG illustration by John Deering american brands

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A 3,000-degree Fahrenheit electric arc furnace prepares to receive a "charge" of scrap metal for conversion into steel Saturday at Severstal Columbus. Employees' families got an inside glimpse of the entire metallurgical process during an open house and tour of the plant's one million square foot facilities Saturday during "Family Day." (Photo by Carmen K. Sisson/Dispatch Staff)

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John Eichler that he would like to have put into the "People in Business" section of the newspaper whenever it would be convenient. The article is as follows: Eichler Qualified for Top Industry Award John C. Eichler, CLU, ChFC of Eichler-Williams Insurance has just received notification that he has qualified for the most prestigious award in the insurance industry, The 2013 Million Dollar Round Table. His production allowed him to qualify for "Court of the Table" which requires Mr. Eichler to meet at least 300% of the production needed to qualify for The Million Dollar Round Table itself. The Million Dollar Round Table, the premier association for financial professions, acknowledges top producing agents around the world. Less than 1% of all agents qualify for this award. Mr. Eichler has qualified for this award 40 consecutive years.

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NWA Media/ANDY SHUPE Mariah White, co-owner of Summer Kitchen Family Farm, feeds and brushes her two Jersey cows, Scarlett, left, and Annalies, Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at the farm in south Fayetteville.

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NWA Media/ANDY SHUPE Mariah White, co-owner of Summer Kitchen Family Farm, feeds and brushes her two Jersey cows, Scarlett, right, and Annalies, Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at the farm in south Fayetteville.

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Melody Martens has joined Signature Bank as its President in Bentonville.

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Bo Bittle promoted to President, Fayetteville for Signature Bank

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Special to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - 04/25/2013 - Workers at Toyota's plant at Blue Springs, Miss., assemble a new Corolla. Toyota chose the Tupelo, Miss., area plant over an Arkansas site near Marion.

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Mariah White, co-owner of Summer Kitchen Family Farm, feeds and brushes her two Jersey cows, Scarlett, left, and Annalies, Wednesday, April 24, 2013, at the farm in south Fayetteville.

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Flutter Eyewear's Ayla style ($85) is made of hand-polished acetate and features upswept, softly-curved frames and temples,

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN --04/22/2013-- HP top 6 house 6015 Greenwood in Camack Village

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN --04/22/2013-- HP top 6 house 115 Midland in Little Rock

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN --04/22/2013-- HP top 6 house 4 Riverbend Rd

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Dan Capello, executive chef, Chenal Country Club. 041613

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JOHN SYKES JR. - Dan Capello, executive chef, Chenal Country Club with Chera Morris. 041613

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Brittany James Wilkerson

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Sha'Roda Williams Springfield

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Jennifer Estoker Scanlon

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Doyle and Doris Middleton, who were married May 3, 1963

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Bill and Dottie Rath

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/STATON BREIDENTHAL --4/27/13-- Sisters Kabrien (cq) Johnson (left), 11, and Tayler (cq) Shelton, 6, climb a rock wall Saturday morning during the YMCA Healthy Kids day at War Memorial Stadium. Kids activities including the climbing wall, soccer and an obstacle course.

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NWA Media ANDY SHUPE Tom Chastain of Springdale, left, speaks with Steve Parker, evidence technician with the Springdale Police Department, Saturday, April 27, 2013, after dropping off unwanted medications at the Springdale Police Department. Saturday was National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day and local law enforcement agencies in Benton and Washington counties collected unwanted medications to be disposed of in a safe and environmentally friendly manner.

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STAFF PHOTO MARC F. HENNING Dunia Garcia-Rodriguez, left, and Maillieann Beasha, both of Springdale, perform a cultural dance Saturday, April 27, 2013, during Marshallese Appreciation Day at NorthWest Arkansas Community College in Bentonville. The event, which also featured Marshallese food, was held to officially close NWACC's themed semester on the Marshall Islands.

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NWA Media/JASON IVESTER Arkansas senior wide receiver Cobi Hamilton is hit by Mississippi State junior Nicoe Whitley after making a touchdown catch during the first quarter on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at Davis Wade Stadium in Starkville, Miss.

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Russia's Maria Sharapova waves after winning the semi-final match against Germany's Angelique Kerber at the WTA Porsche Tennis Grand Prix in Stuttgart, Germany, 27 April 2013. Sharapova won the match with 6-3, 2-6 and 7-5. (AP Photo/dpa, Bernd Weissbrod)

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RICK MCFARLAND --10/06/12-- Arkansas qb Tyler Wilson passes against Auburn in their game at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn on Saturday Oct. 6, 2012.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/BENJAMIN KRAIN --8/28/10-- UAPB Head Coach Monte Coleman

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NWA Media/JASON IVESTER Arkansas quarterback Tyler Wilson rolls out of the pocket to pass against Kentucky during the second quarter on Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville.

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** ADVANCE FOR WEEKEND, OCT. 23-24 ** Denver Nuggets assistant coach Adrian Dantley instructs players during drills at the team's practice in Denver on Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2004. Dantley is starting his second season on the Nuggets bench. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski)

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New York Giants' Osi Umenyiora looks on during NFL football training camp Friday, Aug. 5, 2011 in East Rutherford, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun)

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NWA MEDIA/SAMANTHA BAKER Arkansas' Tyler Spoon attempts to lay down a bunt Sunday, March 31, 2013, during game three of the series against Mississippi State at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville. Arkansas won the game, 3-1, and the series, 2-1.

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NWA Media/MICHAEL WOODS --04/27/2013-- Eva Kirk, age 2 of Fayetteville, stops to say hello to a dog while visiting the Fayetteville Farmers Market on the Fayetteville square Saturday afternoon with her mother Katie Kirk. The Fayetteville Framers Market is open on the Fayetteville square every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday mornings rain or shine.

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A model and a jock stroll the runway together during the fi nale of the 2012 Models & Jocks Runway Show. This year’s event, “ALS in Wonderland,” will be May 11.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --04-24-2013-- Liviyah Blackman, 10, coasts down a ramp on rollerblades during a free play period at the Headwaters School in Red Star. The school, which serves homeschool families and meets twice a week, doesn't follow a strictly structured curriculum, but instead emphasizes social interaction and learning through tactile or kinetic activities. Rain Mako, president of the Headwaters School and a teacher at the facility, explains the scientific principle of surface tension through a soap bubble blowing exercise April 24 with students Ani Hedges, 4, center, her brother Ian, 6, and Abel Baer, 13, at top. The school, located in Red Star, is a twice-a-week community learning center for homeschooling families.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RYAN MCGEENEY --04-24-2013-- Students at the Headwaters School stroll outside the school April 24. The school, which serves homeschool families and meets twice a week, doesn't follow a strictly structured curriculum, but instead emphasizes social interaction and learning through tactile or kinetic activities. Rain Mako, president of the Headwaters School and a teacher at the facility, explains the scientific principle of surface tension through a soap bubble blowing exercise April 24 with students Ani Hedges, 4, center, her brother Ian, 6, and Abel Baer, 13, at top. The school, located in Red Star, is a twice-a-week community learning center for homeschooling families.

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/MICHAEL WOODS --05/19/2011--University of Arkansas pitcher DJ Baxendale fires a pitch during the 1st inning of Thursday nights game against Ole Miss at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.

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Detroit Tigers right fielder Torii Hunter hits in the batting cage, Detroit Tigers play the Los Angeles Angels during a baseball game Friday, April 19, 2013, in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

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KISSIMMEE, FL - FEBRUARY 21: Dallas Keuchel #60 of the Houston Astros poses during Photo Day on Thursday, February 21, 2012 at Osceola County Stadium at Osceola Heritage Park in Kissimmee, Florida. (Photo by Tony Firriolo/MLB Photos via Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Dallas Keuchel

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2011 Arkansas Razorback Baseball Team, James McCann

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Los Angeles Clippers' Blake Griffin, right, defends against Memphis Grizzlies' Zach Randolph, left, during the first half of Game 4 in a first-round NBA basketball playoff series in Memphis, Tenn., Saturday, April 27, 2013. (AP Photo/Danny Johnston)

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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/JASON IVESTER --08/04/12-- Arkansas running back Knile Davis inside the Broyles Center at Donald W. Reynolds Razorback Stadium in Fayetteville during the team's annual media day on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012.

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NWA Media/MICHAEL WOODS --04/27/2013-- University of Arkansas javelin thrower Pete Miroke launches the javelin during Saturday afternoons Arkansas Team Invitational at John McDonnell Field in Fayetteville.

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Kenny Young for recruiting colyum

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NWA Media/MICHAEL WOODS --04/27/2013-- University of Arkansas runner Valerie Reina and Samantha Mohler (left) set the pace in the women's 3000 meter run during Saturday afternoons Arkansas Team Invitational at John McDonnell Field in Fayetteville.

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Photo submitted by Tim Blann Harrison Blann, 9, killed his first turkey while hunting in Calhoun County, near Hampton with his father Tim Blann and grandfather Ben Blann. The 2-year old bird weighed 19 pounds and had a 9-inch beard and -inch spurs.

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Photo submitted by Johnnie Henry Hayden Henry of Little Rock, son of former Arkansas Razorback football player Mark Henry, killed this turkey April 13 while hunting near Batesville with his grandfather Skip Henry during the youth turkey season.

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Photo submitted by Robert Silzer Owen Silzer, 9, shot this bearded hen April 14 in Cleburne County. The beard was 9 inches long.

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Photo submitted by Bruce Colclasure Steele Colclasure, 11, killed his first turkey April 13 while hunting with his father Bruce Colclasure in Dallas County.

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Kevin Stadler, right, shakes hands with Peter Tomasulo after they finished the third round of the PGA Zurich Classic golf tournament at TPC Louisiana in Avondale, La., Saturday, April 27, 2013. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

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The writer waited all day to call in this bird last Saturday.

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Brianna Matheu, the 5-year-old daughter of Juan Carlos Lopez and Gemil Lisseth Lopez of Conway, shows some of the books she will put in her personalized bookcase. Brianna is enrolled in the Community Action Program for Central Arkansas’ Head Start program and will attend kindergarten in the fall.

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Dr. Miguel Aguinaga, a native of Spain, is a cardiothoracic surgeon in Searcy. Aguinaga attended medical school in Spain but knew he wanted to one day travel to the United States for further training. Now, he’s doing that and more, as Aguinaga’s experiences have led to piloting a surgical robot.

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Nickolas Mann "caught" baby Oliver as his wife, Hannah Holt, delivered their son as she was getting out of the shower. The midwives had been to the couple’s home during Holt’s long labor, but Holt told them to wait to come back and delivered in the meantime.

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Nicolle Fletcher of Conway is a childbirth educator and a certified doula. A doula provides information during a woman’s pregnancy, as well as emotional and physical support for the woman during labor and childbirth, Fletcher said.

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John Marasco, a sophomore, pours tea to hand out while educating the University of Central Arkansas campus about how to make the most impact with their charitable giving. UCA students will also be taking donations for hunger relief (through Feed My Starving Children), shelter for the working homeless (through Our House of Little Rock) and clean water projects in Kenya (through Charity:Water).

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Debra Robinson, 54, of Wooster has worked for the Faulkner County Senior Citizens Program for 35 years, including 25 as its executive director. “There are not many people who get to do something they love for this long,” she said. Her office is in the Conway Senior Wellness and Activity Center on Donaghey Avenue, and the senior program has five satellite centers. People must be 60 or older to use the centers.

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Although it is as large as a crow and quite common in Arkansas, the pileated woodpecker tends to be heard more than seen. It has a striking red crest.

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Pat Knighten, Project WILD coordinator for the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, talks to Amanda Colclasure’s second-grade class at Central Arkansas Christian’s North Little Rock Elementary School about the butterfly garden that will be funded by a $2,500 grant the school recently received.

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Morgan Calaway plants a pepper plant as part of a planting day ceremony at Caldwell Elementary School in Benton.

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Mary Beth Trubitt, archeologist and professor at Henderson State University, holds a Caddo Indian pot discovered from an archeological dig along the Saline River between Malvern and Hot Springs. Programs about the Native Americans who have lived in the region for thousands of years will be among the topics covered in an exhibit and presentation offered during May as part of Arkansas Heritage Month.

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Members of the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, led by co-concert master Kril Laskarov, front, warm up for a performance in Anthony Chapel at Garvan Woodland Gardens near Hot Springs. The group played to a sellout crowd in the glass-walled structure, surrounded by nature.

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Stony Evans, librarian and media specialist at Lakeside Junior High School in Hot Springs, was named Media Specialist of the Year for Arkansas

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Rich-N-Tone creator Butch Richenback, left, teaches Chesney Hendricks the proper teqhnique for “the quack,” the first step in learning to call ducks.

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Cabot businesses, several with stores in the city’s downtown area, will be set up Saturday in the Cabot Junior High School North cafeteria for the first Cabot Shop-O-Rama. Organized by Roberta Calhoun, who runs the Facebook page Positively Cabot, the event is an opportunity for members in the community to see what local businesses and crafters have to offer.

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Tyler Counts, 19, of Sulphur Rock makes and sells homemade dog treats under the business name Diggy Dawg Bone Co. to raise money to pay his tuition at the University of Arkansas Community College at Batesville.

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Dr. Miguel Aguinaga, a native of Spain, is a cardiothoracic surgeon in Searcy. Aguinaga attended medical school in Spain but knew he wanted to one day travel to the United States for further training. Now, he’s doing that and more, as Aguinaga’s experiences have led to piloting a surgical robot.

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Although it is as large as a crow and quite common in Arkansas, the pileated woodpecker tends to be heard more than seen. It has a striking red crest.

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Daniece Howard, interim librarian at the Arlene Cherry Memorial Library in Cabot, holds a book on one of the subjects to be presented during the summer reading program.

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Justin Gehrig forges metal during a recent event at Pioneer Village in Searcy. Similar activities will be on display when Pioneer Village observes Spring Fest on Saturday.

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