Current Weather

You are here

OpinionSubscribe to RSS - Opinion

Another perspective - July 30, 2016

Jul 30, 2016 4:05am

“IMAGINE YOU WINNING $422 MILLION, Current Annuitized Jackpot, Drawing Wednesday!” This was the encouraging message on the home page of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery. At the bottom of the page...

More Opinion ↓

Legislative digest - Feb. 3, 2016

Feb 03, 2016 2:13pm

Since many of you will be filing your taxes over the next few months, we want to remind you about legislation passed to help protect you from unnecessary fees and fraud.

In 2009, the General...

View from the bottom rung - Jan. 23, 2016

Jan 23, 2016 5:05am

Another year done gone, two years older. Say hey? But as anyone fortunate enough to have lived long enough to be called a relic of a bygone era knows, a year chips away at a man’s stamina and...

Legislative digest - Jan. 20, 2016

Jan 20, 2016 5:06am

Children with special needs have gifts and talents. Our challenge in education is to ensure these students have the tools to unleash these talents and reach their full potential. Close to 12...

State Capitol in review - Jan. 20, 2016

Jan 20, 2016 5:06am

The enormous Powerball prize generated record sales of lottery tickets in Arkansas and increased income for college scholarships.

However, legislative leaders said they would take a long...

Another perspective - Jan. 16, 2016

Jan 18, 2016 10:29am

Meet the Bundys. Cliven Bundy is a rancher who has refused to pay his federal grazing fees for over 20 years while ignoring court orders to remove his animals from federal lands. According to the...

State Capitol in review - Jan. 13, 2016

Jan 13, 2016 10:20am

The secretary of state’s office has issued new rules for groups that want to place ballot issues before voters in the November general election.

The rules reflect changes enacted by...

Legislative digest - Jan. 13, 2016

Jan 13, 2016 10:19am

Losing weight is the most common new year’s resolution year after year.

For our state as a whole, we do not just see this as a one-time resolution. We have a 10-year plan to encourage and...

Letter: Thank you

Jan 13, 2016 10:18am

If only I could find the words to tell so many friends and family what the outpouring of love, food, cards and courtesies have meant to my family and I. You carried us through a very heart-...

View from the bottom rung - Jan. 9, 2016

Jan 09, 2016 5:05am

Well here it is column time and the scribe again must search for time within a busy Holiday schedule to expound upon profound human philosophies, interests, events, politics and, well, just...

View from the bottom rung - Dec. 26, 2015

Dec 26, 2015 4:34pm

Biblical scripture offers so many great titles for an article reflecting today’s politics that the choice is a difficult one to make. Where to begin, which to choose, which presents the best “hook...

eNewsletter sign up

Email Address:

First Name:

Last Name:

Yes, I would like to receive This Week's News.

Yes, I would like to receive breaking news alerts.