An ode to Yellowstone River

January 27, 2015 On Jan. 17, the Yellowstone River, perhaps the most celebrated aquatic system in North America, was heavily contaminated by nearly 1,200 barrels of oil.

Would you pay $80/hour for hugs?

January 26, 2015 Danny Tyree “Tyrades!” On second thought, maybe I should discourage my son from pursuing a career in engineering.

LR mayor brought early advances

January 22, 2015 Dr. Ken Bridges “History Minute” As the 20th century dawned, Little Rock residents looked at the continuing problems of crime …

Not knowing math is expensive lesson

January 22, 2015 Daris Howard “Life’s Outtakes” I was teaching math at a vocational school and while I was assigned to the auto-body …

America as a welfare state

January 22, 2015 As the controversy builds over anything and everything relating to Barack Obama, many Republicans have come to believe that their party will prosper as …

Coffee addict

January 21, 2015 Jeanni Brosius “Where We Live” As I sit down to write my column this morning (of course it’s deadline day), …

What are Americans really like?

January 20, 2015 Danny Gardner “Special to the Guard” Older pastors in the community welcomed the bright, young preacher with gifts of commentaries and reference …

Smart911 can save time in emergency

January 20, 2015 We live in an era when privacy is difficult to maintain. Even things we want to remain hidden — bank accounts, Social Security numbers, …