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Subscriber onlyNOTE For additions to this calendar, fax the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette at (501) 378-3869. Information on events also may be emailed to bhendricks@arkansasonline.com Continue reading...

19th stage: Harsh words and spitting fan

Subscriber onlyChris Froome always expected his rivals to throw everything at him and his lead in the Tour de France. He just didn't expect it would happen when he was stopped by the side of the road. Continue reading...

Froome still ahead despite no crowds

Subscriber onlyThe road snaked back and forth like spaghetti stuck to a wall, 18 hairpin bends, climbed for the first time in the 112-year history of the Tour de France. Continue reading...

Froome stays up, others go down at Allos descent

Subscriber onlyThe speedometer clocked between 30 and 37 mph as the pine trees whipped by, and the riders leaned left to right and back again to negotiate the snaking, bumpy descent. Continue reading...

New McKinnis book has plenty of whoppers

Subscriber onlyOf the visionaries that built sport fishing over the last 50-60 years, Jerry McKinnis of Little Rock doesn't get the credit he deserves, but he stakes an authoritative claim in his new book Bass Fishing, Brown Dogs & Curveballs. Continue reading...

Bird dog training seminar set

Subscriber onlyMembers of the Arkansas-Louisiana National Shoot To Retrieve Association will hold a free bird dog training seminar from 9-11 a.m. Aug. 8 at the Camp Robinson Special Use Area pavilion near Conway. Continue reading...

Fishing this week

Subscriber onlyHot Spots LAKE MAUMELLE White bass are just east of Jolly Rogers Marina and are excellent on CC Spoons, white jigs, Rooster Tails and trolled deep-diving Bandits and Bombers running about 14 feet deep. Spotted bass are excellent on crankbaits and jigs in 5 to 10 feet of water. Continue reading...

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Subscriber onlyNOTE For additions to this calendar, fax the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette at (501) 378-3869. Information on events also may be emailed to bhendricks@arkansasonline.com Continue reading...

Hobbs sets moonlight kayak tours

Subscriber onlyHobbs State Park-Conservation Area will hold full-moon kayak tours on Beaver Lake July 31, Aug. 29 and Sept. 28. Tours begin at 8 p.m., and last about 90 minutes. Continue reading...

Parson wins for second time

Subscriber onlyNicky Parson won his second consecutive Beaver Lake Elite Series bass tournament Saturday with five bass that weighed 11.03 pounds. Continue reading...

NWA fishing report

Subscriber onlyBeaver Lake: Trolling for walleye or white bass has been productive this week. Continue reading...

Fix That Flat

Prepared riders won’t find themselves stranded on road, trail

Subscriber onlyDo much bicycle riding and one thing is going to happen besides burning calories and working those muscles. You’re going to have a flat. Continue reading...

High water brings swamp paddling to Ozarks

Conditions right for exploring backwaters

Subscriber onlyThis summer adventurous paddlers can canoe or kayak in the woolly swamp and never leave the Ozarks. Continue reading...

Team airs data as rumors persist

Subscriber onlyThe team of Tour de France leader Chris Froome bowed to pressure Tuesday and released data about his riding power, heart rate and pedaling rhythm, hoping to quell speculation about doping ahead of an increasingly likely victory in Paris on Sunday. Continue reading...

Thomas crashes; Froome still in front

Subscriber onlyTwo bright-yellow Tour de France arrows attached to a telephone pole were telling Geraint Thomas to veer sharp right. He rode straight into them. Continue reading...