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For Kenneth Hixson

In the race for state Supreme Court

Subscriber onlyIN A YEAR when those running for political office in these parts are accomplished, skilled and admirable, it is still easy to be impressed when a candidate like Kenneth Hixson sits down across the table. Continue reading...

MIKE MASTERSON: Pesky contradictions

Conflicts of trust

Subscriber onlyContradictions can cause my skeptical little brain to convulse. I hear an elected politico pronounce one thing as fact nowadays when plain folks claim the opposite. And I believe the folks. Continue reading...

NWA editorial: Final deliberations?

Benton County appears closer on courts solution

Subscriber onlyBenton County leaders are honing in on a well-constructed, reasonable funding plan for a courts building that acknowledges a reality: A 50- to 100-year solution to meet the court system needs of a growing population can't be done by just pinching pennies. Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyBeware the results of North Korea summit Continue reading...

MASTERSON ONLINE: Steadily unraveling

Subscriber onlyDo you believe we are a more unified nation of citizens than we were a few short decades ago? The way I see it, we unfortunately have been steadily declining in myriad ways in areas including families, civil rights, mental health, personal faith, freedom of speech, civility, education, our economy and rampant obesity. Continue reading...

DOUG THOMPSON: The formidable Stormy Daniels

A porn star becomes Trump’s most remarkable enemy

Subscriber onlyOf all the unlikely allies Robert Mueller has ever had and of all the foes the president has ever faced, porn star Stormy Daniels now ranks among the most formidable. Continue reading...

NWA editorial: Mixed messages

Use of flags reflects lack of understanding

Subscriber onlyWithout a doubt, politics makes strange bedfellows. Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyTrump proves what con artist can achieve Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyBeware the results Continue reading...

GARY SMITH: Food for thought

Teen’s appetite revives memories, at least ones not eaten

Subscriber onlyMost of the time, I just nod and smile. Continue reading...

NWA editorial: It's getting serious

Election Day nears, so time to cram

Subscriber only"Who are you going to vote for in the quorum court race?" one curious voter asks another. Continue reading...

NWA LETTERS: "Serious wounds raise questions for Congress"

Why are the wounds caused by assault rifles so lethal? Continue reading...

TED TALLEY: College friend, sportwriter went big on local coverage

Subscriber onlyMonday, I attended the funeral of a college buddy in Little Rock. That wouldn't normally be noteworthy beyond his family and friends, especially since he and I recently celebrated respective 68th birthdays. Continue reading...