Emmy nominee list a nod to online series' gains

The 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards will be televised live at 6 p.m. Sept. 18 on ABC, with Jimmy Kimmel as host. That should take care of the entire Sunday lineup. Just be grateful that all 113 categories aren't covered. Continue reading...

Van Buren is a historic river town spilling over with sights

VAN BUREN -- Bob Burns was an Arkansas teenager when he invented an oddball musical instrument whose namesakes helped win World War II four decades later. Continue reading...

The Rockwood Files: A vacation unicorn

What a wild ride when lines short

Subscriber onlyIt happened -- the rarest of family vacation experiences. It has never happened before and may never happen again, which is why I must document it here for the sake of posterity and to give parents everywhere hope that it's possible. Continue reading...

Remembering Rogers: The strange story of Coin Harvey

Enterpreneur builds luxury hotel, ampitheater, own tomb

Subscriber onlyAlmost everyone has heard of William Hope "Coin" Harvey and the amazing resort he built in the early 1900s just outside of Rogers at Monte Ne. So, who was this amazing man? Continue reading...

My Roots Are Showing: Canine at the keyboard

On Furless Beings, zombies and Columbo

Subscriber onlyLisa Kelley is away this week. Writing in her stead is her dog, Baxter: Continue reading...

Big top beckons gala guests

Subscriber onlyThe big top beckons guests for the "Dream Big" Charity Gala on Saturday evening at the Fayetteville Town Center. The ninth annual benefit for the Children's Safety Center will feature live performances from dance troupe Orenda Cirque and area band Boom Kinetic. Continue reading...

Rotary honors Trammel for investment in community

Subscriber onlyDick Trammel was born an only child. But he's made sure over the ensuing 78 years that he has a family that stretches across four generations and friendships that circle the globe. He might well be the most recognizable man in Northwest Arkansas -- and one of the most recognized for his achievements. Continue reading...

School news

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People & places

Subscriber onlyRogers reunion planned for fall Continue reading...

PHOTOS AND VIDEO: Books on a bus

Pea Ridge program helps children to read in summer

Subscriber onlyA school bus running through the Pea Ridge community takes books to students rather than taking students to the books. Continue reading...

Mating is no panacea and it's OK to be sad sometimes

DEAR CAROLYN: I am secure in the fact that I don't want kids, and at 35 and very single, I have learned how to be alone without feeling lonely. I date when I want to, but don't make that my focus. I've been successful at work and recently expanded my hobbies by starting my own website and creating a community of people around that. In short, I usually know what I need to do to fix feelings that don't feel good. Continue reading...

Helpful Hints

DEAR READERS: It's time for summer fun, sports, games and outings. Many people use a bag of frozen peas as an ice pack for an "owie," but here is something better: Continue reading...

Horoscopes by Holiday

Happy birthday. You'll find yourself incredibly happy for no good reason this year. August will bring a shift in your professional realm and an exciting opportunity therein. Continue reading...

On Christianity

DEAR REV. GRAHAM: I admit I probably smoke "pot" a bit more than I should (it's legal in our state), but now my wife is getting after me because she says I'm addicted to it and turning into the equivalent of an alcoholic. Can harmless drugs like "pot" really do that to you? Continue reading...

Super Quiz: Science

1. The cosmic explosion that is hypothesized to have marked the origin of the universe (B.B.) Continue reading...

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