Interesting student communications

September 19, 2013 Most of my college students are bright, fun to teach, and work hard. But each semester I get interesting letters, emails and phone calls from …

Consequences for sex scandals

September 19, 2013 So much for voters being poised to show that they don’t care about sex scandals anymore. Forget about former South Carolina Gov. Mark Sanford’s surprise …

Time to investigate 107-year-old’s death

September 18, 2013 Better late than never, we suppose. We hope it’s not too late for an investigation that will speak to doubts and complaints about Pine Bluff, …

It’s (no longer) a Jeep thing

September 17, 2013 Tom Purcell, Freelance Writer I became upset when I got word. Jeep, reports Automotive News, is shifting its focus away from …

Virtue, vice at the ballpark

September 17, 2013 If there be (no virtue among us), we are in a wretched situation. —James Madison   This isn’t a year for complaints about the …

Lindbergh’s first night flight

September 16, 2013 Craig Ogilvie "... the rest is history!" A small monument off Highway 159, near Lake Village in extreme southeast Arkansas, marks …