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Destroying the past

Demolishing yesterday doesn’t make today honorable

Subscriber onlyMaybe it's because I graduated from Wilbur D. Mills High School in Little Rock that I'm a little averse to this current program of erasing historical monuments and references to people who did great things but were, in one way or another, very flawed human beings. Continue reading...

Hutchinson gets his way

Repopulated Board of Education nixes school assessment

Subscriber onlyThe PARCC has been parked. The state Board of Education voted Thursday to abandon the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College And Careers, or PARCC, but it was far from a resounding endorsement. Continue reading...

Who said that?

UA distances itself from faculty expertise

Subscriber onlyHow many organizations are you affiliated with? Continue reading...

Commentary: Sadness in Charleston

Politicians jump on anti-gun pipe dream

Subscriber onlyThe awful shooting inside a church in Charleston, S.C., last week gives Americans a lot to think about. Continue reading...

The right to be drunk

If not on one’s front steps, then where?

Subscriber onlyIf you ever wonder about government's ability to justify its actions, at least to itself, just ask Patience Paye about her experience. Continue reading...

A road to nowhere?

Arkansas hurt by federal punt of highway bill

Subscriber onlyIn Northwest Arkansas, it's easy to come to the conclusion that orange barrels, lane shifts and the presence of construction crews are a normal part of the driving experience. Continue reading...

Commentary: Keeping the Core

Region gives support for education standards

Subscriber onlyI find it intriguing that members of the Governor's Council on Common Core Review have found overwhelmingly positive feedback for the educational standards only here in Northwest Arkansas. Continue reading...

Words with friends

Sometimes, it’s hard to find, or avoid, the right word

Subscriber onlyAs a writer who occasionally runs into a struggle to find the right word to adequately convey what's in my head, I have a lot of respect for the importance of word choice. Continue reading...

Cast in stone

Man-made monument less than heaven-sent

Subscriber onlyWhat’s all this hubbub about making the Bible the state book of Tennessee? Continue reading...

Pursuing protection for religious freedom not discriminatory

Pursuing protection for religious freedom not discriminatory

Subscriber onlyIf you wanted Arkansas House Bill 1228 to allow businesses to avoid serving gay people, you might just be a redneck. 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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