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UA's Coon is selected for Honors College job

Subscriber onlyA history professor at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville has been named dean of its Honors College. Continue reading...

Coon named dean of UA Honors College

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A history professor at the University of Arkansas has been named dean of its Honors College. Continue reading...

State covered in snow, ice; temperatures dive

Subscriber onlyA cold front came slower into Arkansas than expected Wednesday, bringing rain followed by heavy snow, sleet and gusty winds. At least one Arkansan died in a traffic accident. Continue reading...

Cancer killed Missouri gunman's mom before rampage

Subscriber onlyA 74-year-old Tyrone, Mo., woman died last week from cancer, a Missouri coroner said Monday. Continue reading...

Anti-bias law letter shakes up chamber

Eureka Springs business group fires CEO after statement; chairman resigns

Subscriber onlyThe president and chief executive officer of the Eureka Springs Chamber of Commerce was fired Monday, and its board chairman resigned Friday after backlash from the chamber's opposition to the city's anti-discrimination law. Continue reading...

3 victims identified in Missouri slayings

Subscriber onlyPolice on Saturday identified three victims of a mass shooting in Tyrone, Mo., on Thursday night that resulted in eight deaths, including that of the gunman. Continue reading...

Man kills 7, himself in Missouri

Bad feelings in family said to lead up to shooting rampage

Subscriber onlyTYRONE, Mo. -- A gunman who shot and killed seven people Thursday night had been feuding with one of them -- a cousin -- for more than a year, the shooter's uncle said Friday. Continue reading...

Eureka Springs sets special vote on anti-bias law

Ballot wording crux of move

Subscriber onlyVoters in Eureka Springs will decide May 12 whether they want an ordinance prohibiting discrimination against gay people. Continue reading...

Dogpatch owner suspects arson

Investigation of fire to start; 3 buildings to be restored

Subscriber onlyThe owner of the Dogpatch USA theme park land in rural Newton County said he's "pretty sure" a fire that destroyed three buildings Sunday morning was the result of arson. Continue reading...

Service medal given to World War II vet

Presentation honors Civil Air Patrol

Subscriber onlyManny Redifer was ready to go before the ceremony even began Thursday. Continue reading...

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Roy Reed, at his home in Hogeye, recalls the 1965 events in Selma, Ala.

Roy Reed, at his home in Hogeye, recalls the 1965 events in Selma, Ala.

Published: February 1, 2015

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Bill Bowden - Arno Michaelis, a former "racist skinhead," spoke Wednesday ...

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Bill Bowden - Arno Michaelis, a former "racist skinhead," spoke Wednesday April 2, 2014, to a crowd of a...

Published: April 3, 2014

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Bill Bowden Bill Solleder, executive director of Low Key Arts of Hot Sprin...

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Bill Bowden Bill Solleder, executive director of Low Key Arts of Hot Springs, introduces a program of sh...

Published: January 26, 2014

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Bill Bowden Charles O'Donnell is co-owner of the Dickson Street Bookshop, ...

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/Bill Bowden Charles O'Donnell is co-owner of the Dickson Street Bookshop, which opened in 1978.

Published: January 5, 2014

Filmmakers shoot a scene Wednesday in Hindsville for the movie Valley Inn. In the scene, mourners ar...

Filmmakers shoot a scene Wednesday in Hindsville for the movie Valley Inn. In the scene, mourners are walking from a funeral back ...

Published: July 14, 2013

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