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Arkansas’s Bright Future

Jul 25, 2014 2:11pm

As a student, I looked forward to summer vacation when I had more time to explore my interests. I enjoyed participating in the Boys Club and church youth programs. One summer that I will always...

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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...

CFBP Will Affect You

Nov 22, 2013 1:54pm

In 2010, President Obama and his liberal allies passed the Dodd-Frank Act, which enshrined “too-big-to-fail” into law and made Wall Street bailouts permanent. Their compulsion to enlarge...

Small Business Saturday

Nov 22, 2013 11:36am

Small business is the backbone of our economy, employing nearly half of all private sector employees and creating 64 percent of all new jobs. In this economy, small businesses have struggled and...

Doing Nothing On Social Security Isn’t Responsible

Nov 21, 2013 8:05am

Sen. Mark Pryor released an ad last week criticizing his opponent, Rep. Tom Cotton, for a number of votes related to Social Security and Medicare, including raising the eligibility age to 70...

Dennis The Menace And His Krispy Kreme Caper

Nov 20, 2013 8:05am

The Republican Primary in Arkansas has seen quite a reversal since the last time there were statewide races for constitutional officers. In 2010, Republicans did not even field a full slate for...

First Tebow Rule Players Complete Season

Nov 19, 2013 5:16pm

Losses in the opening round of the playoffs Friday marked the end of football careers all over the state.

In many cases it brought to an end a career that has spanned as many as 10 years. In...

Remembering That Friday 50 Years Ago

Nov 19, 2013 8:05am

Fifty years ago this Friday I was a freshman journalism major at Arkansas State College, working as a part-time sports writer for the Jonesboro Evening Sun. Since it was an afternoon newspaper...

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