A time of reflection at OKC

September 25, 2017 Lacy Mitchell My father never got to know me as a journalist, but when I think about it, he and …

State Capitol Week in Review

September 25, 2017 LITTLE ROCK — Several Arkansas universities reported record enrollments this fall, while the size of the freshmen class at other institutions has gone down …

Teal, for real

September 22, 2017 Joseph Price When it comes to cancer awareness, it seems that pink is the dominant color. We all know it …

Letter to the Editor

September 22, 2017 Constitution Week is this week To the Editor, As the regent of Independence County Chapter National Society Daughters of the American Revolution, I …

6 things to do this fall

September 21, 2017 Shannon Haney Main Street Batesville has lots planned for the community this fall, so let’s just get right to it.

Ban cars because they’re too fast?

September 21, 2017 Rick Jensen Imagine getting a letter from the U.S. Department of Transportation saying your car is banned from public roadways …

Making sense of senseless protest violence

September 21, 2017 The understandable sense of outrage over Friday’s not-guilty verdict in the Jason Stockley trial culminated in a frenzy of nighttime violence that defies logic.