Net benefits: An Arkansas pickup game older than its faithful players

So the guys might be a wee bit past prime basketball days — so what?

Subscriber onlyIt starts with free throws: Ten men in a single-file line, clanging a ball off a basket. Continue reading...

OLD NEWS: Funny how words can change in 100 years

Subscriber onlyLet's talk dubs. Continue reading...

Game On: It’s Sparta vs. Athens in the latest Assassin’s Creed

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Watch Your Language! Make those metonymies and onomatopoeias work for you

Subscriber onlyLast week, I wrote about half of the "Top 20 Figures of Speech." As I was re-reading the list for this week, I realized two things. Continue reading...

Practically Active: Diabetes can really get under your skin

Subscriber onlyWhen the doctor said I had diabetes, I conjured images of languishing on a chaise lounge nibbling on chocolates. I have no idea why I thought this. Continue reading...

Here’s your chance to Run Two Rivers Park like a bat out of ...

Subscriber onlyLil' Monsters will dash a quarter mile along paved trails in Two Rivers Park at 4:30 p.m. Saturday, followed at 5 by a stampede of Creep 'N Crawl 10K runners and, 15 minutes after them, 5K racers. Continue reading...

Sharon Randall: In a time of fires and storms, memories bring us home

Subscriber onlyWhat does the word "home" mean to you? Continue reading...

Master Class: Don’t let floor exercises get you down

Subscriber onlyFloor-based exercise can be a fantastic option for those with limited equipment. Pilates, yoga and other training methods that put your body on the floor provide an opportunity for low-impact exertion with very little injury risk. Continue reading...

Horoscopes by Holiday

Subscriber onlyHappy birthday. This year brings exceptional circumstances far beyond the magnitude of what typically occurs in your world. Continue reading...

Super Quiz: Ends in "oner"

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Helpful Hints

Subscriber onlyDEAR READERS: Today's Sound Off is about problem renters. Continue reading...

DEAR ABBY: Need continues for self-help support for families in crisis

Subscriber onlyDEAR ABBY: It's been several years since you have mentioned Because I Love You (B.I.L.Y.) as a resource for parents in crisis. What is happening to our groups -- as well as similar ones -- is a decrease in attendance. Yet the problems today are worse than when I started B.I.L.Y. many years ago. The schools don't want a group such as ours on their campus because they're afraid it signals that there are problems on their campus. Well, there are problems on ALL campuses today! Continue reading...

HIGH PROFILE: Rodger Bumpass, Little Rock native who voices Squidward on 'SpongeBob SquarePants'

Subscriber onlyRodger Bumpass wants it to be known that Rodger Bumpass is not his stage name. And he has not died twice. Continue reading...

PHOTOS: 7,000 people at World Cheese Dip Championship in Little Rock process flavors, chip in for good cause

Subscriber onlyThe World Cheese Dip Championship hosted annually in Little Rock is, if anything, only getting cheesier. Continue reading...

Actor's new gig: Arkansas Black Hall of Famer

Subscriber onlyThe feature films and TV shows in which Brent Jennings has starred run the gamut: Brubaker, Witness, The Serpent and the Rainbow, Children of the Corn 4, Life, Moneyball and TV shows such as Hill Street Blues, Miami Vice, American Gothic, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, ER and Medium. Continue reading...

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