Pine Bluff thinks big

Subscriber onlyOn Feb. 12, I wrote a short post on social media to note that it was on that date in 1984 that the University of Arkansas' Charles Balentine hit a baseline jumper with four seconds remaining to lead the Razorback basketball team to a 65-64 victory over the No. 1 team in the country, the University of North Carolina. The game was played at the Pine Bluff Convention Center. In a famous photo of that shot, North Carolina's No. 23--a fellow named Michael Jordan--looks on helplessly. Continue reading...

Letters

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MASTERSON ONLINE: Science on the Buffalo

Subscriber onlyThose intent on leaving C&H Hog Farms in its precarious location along the Buffalo National River watershed are advocating science, rather than emotion, to make their case. Continue reading...

DOUG THOMPSON: Putin is the real target

Putin is real target of Mueller investigation

Subscriber onlyThe Russians are not our enemies. Vladimir Putin's regime is. Continue reading...

OTHERS SAY: The future isn't in plastics

Subscriber onlyFaced with an unholy tonnage of chip bags, soda bottles, takeout containers and other disposable plastic items flowing into our landfills and our waters, winding up in wildlife, drinking water and food, policymakers in California have tried reining in plastic waste bit by bit. For example, more than 100 cities have adopted restrictions on polystyrene takeout containers, and the state has banned single-use plastic grocery bags. Continue reading...

NWA editorial: Connected, but to what?

Park wi-fi nice, but it’s not really the point

Subscriber onlyIn today's society, what characteristic seems to be almost universally Continue reading...

Repeal Second Amendment; laws ineffective until then

Subscriber onlyHad the recent massacre of 17 people at a Florida high school been different in one respect—that is, had alleged perpetrator Nikolas Cruz shouted “Allahu akbar” during the course of his rampage—conservatives would be demanding another round of get-tough measures. Continue reading...

NWA LETTERS

Subscriber onlyNever imagined weapon of war attacking schools Continue reading...

NWA Letters to the Editor

Subscriber onlyNever imagined weapon Continue reading...

NWA Letters to the Editor

Subscriber onlyNRA stance may foment gun confiscation efforts Continue reading...

DANA D. KELLEY: Facts over frenzy

Subscriber onlyThe massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., is so atrocious and painful that it invokes an hysterical urge to "do something." Continue reading...

The evangelist

Who made St. Paul’s audience look small

Subscriber onlyHe must have been the most wildly successful preacher in temporal history by the time he died in North Carolina, where he was born 99 years ago. He walked with presidents and kings, commoners and the uncommon, yet never lost the common touch. Continue reading...

A human's worth

Proposal puts price tag on life

Subscriber onlyThere's the Kelly Blue Book value for used cars. There's an appraisal value for a house. There's even the going market price for cattle and hogs. But how much is a person worth? Continue reading...

Letters

Subscriber onlyAdults failing children Continue reading...

GARY SMITH: The British have come

Traveling the world through TV mysteries

Subscriber onlyDo you ever get the feeling you've joined a cult? Continue reading...

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