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Time Traveler

Ride of century

Subscriber onlyDimly lit Heritage Hall at Silver Dollar City was packed with chattering media types and coaster-lovers on "National Roller Coaster Day" in preparation for the Branson area park's unveiling of its largest attraction ever. Continue reading...

NWA Democrat-Gazette: Enslaved by the past

Statues celebrating Confederacy deserve scrutiny

Subscriber onlyWhen it comes to Arkansas historical figures, James Henderson Berry can rightly be considered deserving of a statue. Continue reading...

NWA LETTERS

Subscriber onlyProsecutor, staff dropped ball, should be axed Continue reading...

MASTERSON ONLINE: Witty Will Rogers

Subscriber onlyIn reflecting on exceptional wits of our time, I immediately picture Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens) of Missouri and William “Will” Penn Adair Rogers from Oklahoma. Continue reading...

Doug Thompson: Lighting candles still better than cursing

Some state Republicans responded well to Charlottesville

Subscriber onlyBravo, Sen. Tom Cotton, Gov. Asa Hutchinson and state Rep. Jeff Williams. Bravo also to all others who gave strong, swift rebukes to Nazis at a rally in Charlottesville, Va. Continue reading...

NWA editorial: Report crimes

Legal status should not be barrier to calling authorities

Subscriber onlyPeople who migrated illegally to the United States, in most cases, traveled here in pursuit of better lives, for themselves and their families. Continue reading...

Correction

Subscriber onlyAutumn Tolbert was the attorney representing Jimmy Lee Hancock, whose case in Washington County Circuit Court was dropped this week after Tolbert filed a motion arguing Hancock's right to speedy trial had been violated. A judge agreed. A reference to Tolbert's lawyer in Friday's editorial used the incorrect pronoun. Continue reading...

NWA LETTERS

Subscriber onlyWhy do BLM activists get a pass on violence? Continue reading...

Letters to the Editor

Subscriber onlyRemember history, but Continue reading...

Letters to the Editor

Subscriber onlyWhy do BLM activists Continue reading...

Letters to the Editor

Subscriber onlyProsecutor, staff dropped ball, should be axed Continue reading...

Gary Smith: Escaping to baseball

Sport’s unpredictable nature still a draw

Subscriber onlyThe news cycle the last few weeks has been such that I feel the only way to observe it is through my eclipse glasses. Staring at it too long will burn my retina. Continue reading...

Aiming for A+ schools

Push for exceptional schools in NW Arkansas continues

Subscriber onlyYear after year, Northwest Arkansas has received high marks for its growing economy, affordability and expanding trail network. In 2017 alone, the region was named one of the best places to live by U.S. News & World Report and Outside Magazine. But what about our schools? Four out of five of the state's best high schools are located here. And just this May, Education Week named Bentonville the nation's best city for K-12 teachers. As Northwest Arkansas continues to attract talent from all over the world, we must ensure our education system is not only able to compete locally and nationally, but internationally. To accomplish this goal, we must continue to expand high-quality education options across all sectors: traditional districts, public charters and independent schools. Continue reading...

NWA editorial: Justice fumbled

Prosecutor’s office leaves people to wonder

Subscriber onlyPerhaps topped only by the prospect of successfully incarcerating an innocent person, we imagine making an error that lets a murderer go free is the type of worry that keeps prosecutors up at night. Continue reading...

NWA LETTERS

Subscriber onlySpringdale headed in right direction for animals Continue reading...

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