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Presidential Influences

Subscriber onlyAbraham Lincoln's birthday was on Feb. 12, and George Washington's is today, Feb. 22. Continue reading...

Ark. FOI Act 50th anniversary celebrated quietly

Subscriber onlyThis past week, exactly one-half century ago, on Valentine's Day, the Arkansas Freedom of Information Act, was first passed and signed into law. Continue reading...

Faith versus flu, praying in the spirit

Subscriber onlyI bought chicken fingers for lunch Sunday - my only outing. I was very sick. The young man at the window told me that nearly 20 percent of university students in Fayetteville had the flu. I know about the flu. I put my picture up on Facebook wearing a mask at my doctor's office last week. I thought I looked nice. I have a good face for radio. Continue reading...

Joe Yates: Benton County's first real Republican senator

Subscriber onlyForgive me this week if I don't rail on about what is going on down in Little Rock at the 91st General Assembly. Continue reading...

Good reads for 2017

Subscriber only"Finding God in the Waves" is a true book by Mike McHargue. He is known as "Science Mike" on his podcasts. The subtitle of his book is, "How I lost my faith and found it again through science." Continue reading...

Old news items from Arkansas Gazette

Subscriber onlyOn a recent visit to the University of Arkansas library, I sorted through some issues of the Arkansas Gazette from 1970. Before I knew it, I was perusing many items that had nothing to do with why I was there. Continue reading...

Letter to the Editor

Subscriber onlyAmerican flags are refreshing Continue reading...