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Greg Harton: Do the issues matter?

Presidential contest isn’t just about the personalities

Subscriber onlyThe 2016 presidential campaign is as mind-boggling as one could imagine. Continue reading...

Greg Harton: Producing results

State tries to put achievement in higher ed funding formula

Subscriber onlyDo you remember hearing about lawmakers taking the challenge to live off what a typical food stamp recipient gets through the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program? It's a dramatic if misleading way to help people understand the challenges one might face if he's depending on government assistance. Continue reading...

Commentary: Who's on the menu?

Neal’s departure from judge’s race raises questions

Subscriber onlyThe responses to restaurateur and state Rep. Micah Neal's announcement late last week that he intended to drop out of the race for Washington County judge provides a clear indication of how unexpected the turn of events was. Continue reading...

Commentary: Do a good turn

Brainstorming cures for the turn-signal challenged

As I drove down Thompson Avenue Tuesday, I was probably a little anxious. An appointment in downtown Fayetteville had put me a little behind schedule getting to the office. Continue reading...

Commentary: A Trumped-up election

GOP nominee qualified to be president, according to Founders

Subscriber onlyHow many parents have told their kids "You can grow up to be president?" Continue reading...

Commentary: Bathroom solutions

Who really has the interests of students at heart?

Subscriber onlyThe other day, I heard a great Southern gospel song. Continue reading...

No ‘I’ in ‘team’

But who really pays attention to spelling anymore?

Subscriber onlyMany moons ago, I was on a team of reporters and editors during the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette’s 1990s expansion of coverage in Northwest Arkansas. While our concentration was in this region, as reporters for a statewide newspaper, it wasn’t unusual for us to want our stories to earn a spot on the front page across the state. Continue reading...

Commentary: In abundance and need

Dangers stem from a lack of contentent

Subscriber onlyIf someone could tell you how long you had to live, would you want to know? Continue reading...

Commentary: Arkansas Works: Does it?

Legislative session has appearance of manipulation

Subscriber onlyIt's tax day, a day worth celebrating. Continue reading...

Commentary: A wise investment

Tax collector-elect’s $55,000 gamble pays off

Subscriber onlySome Arkansas voters head back to the polls Tuesday to make their final selections in the preferential primaries of 2016. A few runoffs have extended the spring election season, but for most Arkansans, Election 2016 is done until fall rolls around. Continue reading...

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Springdale police and firefighters work the scene of a three-vehicle accident Tuesday at Don Tyson P...

Springdale police and firefighters work the scene of a three-vehicle accident Tuesday at Don Tyson Parkway and Thompson Street in ...

Published: September 26, 2012

Caroline Solloway, 10, right, of Little Rock, explains Thursday the inspiration behind her artwork t...

Caroline Solloway, 10, right, of Little Rock, explains Thursday the inspiration behind her artwork that won a Keep Fayetteville Be...

Published: August 10, 2012

Hunter Rogers, right, with the Jones Center, loads bags Thursday filled with backpacks and school su...

Hunter Rogers, right, with the Jones Center, loads bags Thursday filled with backpacks and school supplies from Gordan and Linda S...

Published: August 10, 2012

The Cosmopolitan Hotel

The Cosmopolitan Hotel

Published: November 4, 2011

Construction workers demolish the McDonalds restaurant at 1641 N. College Avenue Wednesday, Jan. 19,...

Construction workers demolish the McDonalds restaurant at 1641 N. College Avenue Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011, to make way for constru...

Published: January 19, 2011

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