State Capitol Week in Review

June 29, 2015 Flooding due to recent heavy rains has focused the Legislature’s attention on the need to improve oversight of the patchwork of levees throughout Arkansas.

‘What a judge ought to be’

June 26, 2015 Dr. Ken Bridges “History Minute” George Rose Smith was praised as “an example of what a judge ought to be” …

Pick your battles

June 26, 2015 “Choose your battles well.” These words of wisdom have been around for a long time. But, as is so often the case, when …

Pope Francis challenges our apathy

June 25, 2015 Few papal encyclicals have been as anticipated as Laudato Si’, and Pope Francis has not disappointed. The encyclical articulates a compelling moral vision intended …

Hairy women, hairless men

June 25, 2015 Tom Purcell, Freelance Writer It’s a fashion trend that I don’t think I’ll ever get used to: More American women …

What winning truly is

June 24, 2015 Daris Howard “Life’s Outtakes” I was 20 years old, living in New York far from home, and spending long days …

Love and hate

June 24, 2015 Danny Gardner “Special to the Guard” Love and hate: we’ve seen extreme examples of both this past week in Charleston, …

A shot of Rock Town

June 24, 2015 Jeanni Brosius “Where We Live” While I was in Little Rock a couple of weekends ago having my tiny-house experience, …