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When Congress Reconvenes …

Aug 28, 2014 4:06pm

In a matter of days, all 535 members of Congress will be returning to Washington after a five-week state and district work period. There is a great deal of work that remains to be done and very...

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Aug 20, 2014 8:03am

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Globally, U.S. Students Earn A C

Dec 12, 2013 8:05am

Scores from one of the world’s most important tests have been announced, and American students, as they have in the past, have earned a C.

Administered by the Organization for Economic...

New Database Shows Rapid Growth Of Football Coaches’ Salaries

Dec 10, 2013 12:15pm

When Gus Malzahn bolted from Arkansas State University, which had given him his first head coaching job, about this time last year, he nearly tripled his $850,000 salary, generous by the standards...

Stadium Debate: Times, Tradition, Change

Dec 08, 2013 6:05am

University of Arkansas Athletic Director Jeff Long’s announcement last week that the Razorbacks will play only one game at Little Rock’s War Memorial Stadium for the next five years – with no...

Removing Some Of The Waste From College

Dec 05, 2013 6:05am

The Arkansas Razorbacks lost to both Mississippi schools this year in football, but at least the state leads in another, more important area: the number of adults age 25-64 with college degrees....

The Tradition Of Little Rock Hog Games

Dec 04, 2013 12:30pm

Growing up in Arkansas, it was a given that I would be a Razorback fan. Although my parents are from Georgia, they moved to Fayetteville to work at the University of Arkansas for Campus Crusade...

Prospects Grow Dimmer For Congress To Pass 2013 Farm Bill

Dec 03, 2013 8:05am

One of the casualties of the do-little 113th Congress will be the 2013 farm bill, which is two years overdue.

Without action, parts of the law will revert to the original 1938 and 1949...

ROTC Program Must Prove Worthiness Again

Nov 26, 2013 8:05am

After almost 80 years of producing commissioned military officers, you would think the Reserve Officer Training Corps at Arkansas State University has proven itself. But that’s obviously not the...

Tyson Foods Closes Year On Record Note

Nov 24, 2013 8:05am

Tyson Foods closed its fiscal year on a strong note as it posted record sales and earnings, while announcing several leadership changes in its management structure. The Springdale-based meat...

Dardanelle High Beats The State

Nov 24, 2013 8:05am

DARDANELLE – In a superintendent’s office built sometime in the 1930s, school administrators are explaining how Dardanelle High beats — in biology, almost doubles — the state average on high...

Thankful For More Than We Know

Nov 22, 2013 1:59pm

LITTLE ROCK - November is a month particularly focused on gratitude. Whether giving thanks for our families, friends, veterans or God’s providence, we reflect on the people and gifts that enrich...

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