About Town

May 9, 2014 It’s been a few weeks since my last column. I hope you all have been out and about enjoying the great weather we’ve been …

The right way to kill a man

May 8, 2014 The government of Oklahoma did not botch an execution last week. When the administration of an untested combination of drugs fails, we do …

Some’ll restore your faith

May 7, 2014 Camille Nesler “Outside the Box” The F4 tornado that plowed through the towns of Mayflower and Vilonia a week ago …

Improved warning systems save lives

May 7, 2014 Dr. Ken Bridges “History Minute” With springtime, Arkansans have long looked with trepidation to rising storm clouds or sudden shifts …

Why we’re no longer No. 1

May 6, 2014 Last week World Bank economists predicted that China would soon displace the United States as the world’s largest economy. The fact that this …

Your trash, my spring yard work

May 5, 2014 After I picked up the sticks in the yard and raked the leaves that had collected over the winter, a few crocuses were …