Greg Harton

Photo of Greg Harton
Opinion Editor
Contact Greg
Latest tweet

Recent Stories

GREG HARTON: Triggering solutions

National conversation on violence stuck in neutral

Subscriber onlyYou might think the attack on students and staff at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., happened on Valentine's Day, but it was really Groundhog Day. Continue reading...

GREG HARTON: A Democrat, for governor?

Henderson faces long odds in pursuit of state’s top job

Subscriber onlyOne would hardly invite ridicule if he was to bet on a Republican victory in the race for Arkansas governor this fall. Given the recent trend line in state politics -- all seven constitutional officers, the six federal representatives and the majority of the state Legislature are GOP members -- and the fact Arkansas convincingly voted for Donald Trump two years ago, it's hard not to bet on the incumbent party. Continue reading...

GREG HARTON: Congestion as a good thing?

Communities look to back off car-centered development

Subscriber onlyI may never qualify for my membership card at the Institute for New Urbanism. Continue reading...

GREG HARTON: The Trump trap

“Fake news” mantra designed to have sinister effect

Subscriber onlyDonald Trump wants to succeed. He must succeed. His self-image is of a man who knows nothing but success. Continue reading...

GREG HARTON: Vote often

New year promises plenty of opportunities

Subscriber onlyWith New Year's Day in the rear-view mirror, we're officially in an election year. Continue reading...

GREG HARTON: Taking chances

“If I win the lottery” can be a dangerous thing to say

Subscriber only"He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to have." Continue reading...

GREG HARTON: Carry on, governor says

Legislators should be clear on handgun possession laws

Subscriber onlyGov. Asa Hutchinson last month chimed in by letter to the Arkansas State Police to offer his opinion that it's legal for people to openly carry handguns within the state's borders. Continue reading...

GREG HARTON: Who's your daddy?

Birth certificates must be factual above all

Subscriber onlyArkansas became the state with no births for a few hours Friday. Continue reading...

GREG HARTON: Bound for success?

The many meanings of “Arkansas ties”

Subscriber onlyToday, I've chosen a precarious path: Writing about the University of Arkansas' search for a coach and athletic director when, by the time this column appears, one or both of those decisions might have already been announced. Continue reading...

GREG HARTON: "No budget" November

Quorum Court meets a lot but fails at core task

Subscriber onlyAt first, there seemed to be hope. The team had been working hard, at least it seemed so, so why not believe they could pull it off and surprise everyone? Continue reading...

More stories by Greg »

Latest photos

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

More photos by Greg »