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Matthew Pate: Heed the rule, not the exception

Apr 15, 2015 8:26am

If you’ve seen the video from Charleston, South Carolina, where police officer Michael Slager appears to gun down Walter Scott, an unarmed fleeing suspect, you can’t help but be a little sickened...

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<p>The Inspirations</p>

MUSIC BEAT: The Inspirations set for Searcy concert

Aug 21, 2012 8:27pm

The Inspirations will be appearing at the First Assembly of God in Searcy on Friday, Aug. 24. The Hannahs will open the concert at 7 p.m.

“We’ve been coming to Searcy every year for some...

If you choose hate, please educate

Updated: Aug 13, 2012 2:46pm

The late, great humorist Sam Levenson once said something to this effect: “Disliking people because they belong to a certain group is ridiculous when there are so many perfectly legitimate reasons...

Parents, role they play in a child’s life

Aug 06, 2012 1:24pm

It has been a week of sports and musical theater in my household. Our family has been watching the Olympics on television every night, while during the day our daughter rehearsed for The Rep’s...

Magainze best-priced, has good stories

Jul 31, 2012 4:10pm

You likely have heard the advertisements for ArkansasSports360.com’s football preview magazine.

So this is a political season, unfortunately, and in the case of equal time – since we...

<p>Anne Russ</p>

Offering a little help for getting along

Jul 31, 2012 6:00am

We are not treating each other well these days. Everyone seems to be angry at something or someone. To paraphrase friends the Revs. (and Drs.) David Dyer and Robert Lowry: It seems we have reached...

<p>Anne Russ</p>

Olympics bring my time as sports fan

Jul 18, 2012 2:44pm

It’s almost here. Every two years, I get to be normal. Once every two years for about two weeks, I become a sports fan. It’s almost time for the Olympic Games.

When my husband — a fan of the...

Walgreens to acquire Pine Bluff-based USA drug

Updated: Jul 11, 2012 11:00pm

Walgreen Co. announced Thursday that it has entered into an agreement to purchase USA Drug Stores, a regional drugstore chain in the mid-South owned by Stephen L. LaFrance Holdings Inc. and...

<p>Roy Ockert</p>

Gambling proposals should get attention of state chamber

Updated: Jul 11, 2012 10:58pm

Various organizations have been waging campaigns over the past few months to refer proposals to expand gambling in Arkansas significantly, to legalize marijuana for medicinal purposes, to take tax...

Andy Taylor fictional character; ruled his town with real values

Updated: Jul 11, 2012 10:45pm

If Sheriff Andy Taylor were to knock on my front door along with Opie and Barney Fife, I probably would invite them all into my living room and offer them a glass of tea.

So real are they to...