Five things Republicans have repealed

August 20, 2013 Tina Dupuy “SoapBlox” House Speaker John Boehner says Republicans should be judged not on what laws they’ve made but by what …

Courthouses: Rich in history

August 19, 2013 Craig Ogilvie "... the rest is history!" After a statewide survey of all county courthouses in Arkansas, conducted by the state’s …

Culture of rudeness

August 16, 2013 Tom Purcell, Freelance Writer “What do you mean, Americans have gotten ruder?” “Poll after poll has been showing it in recent …

Union forces planned to occupy Little Rock

August 16, 2013 One hundred fifty years ago, the Union forces were steadfast in their plan to occupy Little Rock. As they repaired infrastructure destroyed by the Confederates, …

What’s in a name?

August 15, 2013 Camille Nesler “Outside the Box” I used to do the birth announcements for the Guard and as a result, I thought …

Why I sometimes long for the Cold War

August 15, 2013 Tom Purcell, Freelance Writer I’ve been thinking about the sorry state of American culture, and that made me reminisce about the …

Some chilling news

August 15, 2013 Peter Funt, Special to the Guard All I know about climate, some say, is what’s outside my window. Across much of …

A nerd girl’s paradise

August 14, 2013 Martha Carr“Martha’s Big Adventure” My big summer project has turned out to be redecorating my Chicago apartment. It …