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Memorial Day: Show gratitude for those who gave everything

Published May. 29 2017

Today is Memorial Day. It's the federal holiday set aside to honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice for American...

Notre Dame students could have learned from Pence

Published May. 29 2017

Some are claiming victory for the opposition because of reports that about 150 people walked out of Vice President Mike...

The storm of leaks flooding out of Washington

Published May. 29 2017

Let's talk about anonymous leakers, about their frequent dishonor and dishonesty, sometimes their criminality, and about the dangers of news...

JFK at 100: As candidate he thrilled Texarkana, as president he inspired the world

Published May. 28 2017

Way back in 1960, a young senator from Massachusetts was campaigning for the presidency of the United States.

Twins vie to win fans, establish new legacy

Published May. 28 2017

Baseball's back in Texarkana this summer after about a 10-year hiatus.

Honda's 2017 Accord: New Accord is a reliable lifesaver

Published May. 28 2017

Objectivity sometimes eludes me when discussing the Honda Accord, but this is understandable.

How to restore American self-reliance

Published May. 28 2017

WASHINGTON—When in the Senate chamber, Ben Sasse, a Nebraska Republican, sits by choice at the desk used by the late...

Perfect way to start the holiday weekend: drive a 2018 Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster

Published May. 28 2017

If Memorial Day weekend signals anything, it's the beginning of travel season, a time of year when a vehicle's load...

We interrupt to bring you ... grandkids

Published May. 28 2017

With the swamp now drained and refilled with new alligators, with swamp gas up everybody's nostrils, and with tragedies everywhere...

2017 Chevy Bolt is a good car with great implications

Published May. 28 2017

People called it cool, cute, quick. The most talked-about feature was the 10.2-inch touch screen, the most divisive the plastic...

Data, doubt battle for Fed forecast

Published May. 27 2017

How soon is soon?

Donald Trump's Proposed Tax Plan

Published May. 27 2017

The purpose of this discussion will be to review the major aspects of President Donald Trump's proposed changes in the...

School's Out: Encourage youngsters to balance outdoor activities and indoor pursuits

Published May. 27 2017

Well, for many here in Texarkana, summer officially has begun. By that we mean that school's out just about all...

Cheers & Jeers

Published May. 27 2017

Cheers & Jeers for May 27, 2017

A case study in the value of learning CPR basics

Published May. 27 2017

Even people who are "over the hill" should learn CPR—as a story from the Washington state town of Battle Ground...

The hidden blessing for President Trump

Published May. 27 2017

A witch hunt. That's what President Donald Trump calls the appointment of a special counsel to investigate potential Russian political...

Saudi Arabia's duplicity on terrorism

Published May. 27 2017

Trusting Saudi Arabia to combat terrorists and extremists and "drive them out," as President Trump called on the kingdom and...

Lingering Doubt: Should O.J. Simpson be paroled from Nevada prison?

Published May. 26 2017

It's hard to believe that more than two decades have passed since America was enthralled by the O.J. Simpson saga.

Squealing and healing: A Capitol progress report

Published May. 26 2017

On Election Night 2014, as Republicans captured the Senate and tightened their grip on the House—setting up their roadblock capability...

Why Trump voter fraud commission is dangerous

Published May. 26 2017

Washington's preoccupation with Donald Trump's tweets and the multiple probes into his campaign's possible ties to the Russians have diverted...

Shakedown?: Why should Target have to pay states over 2013 security breach?

Published May. 25 2017

On Tuesday, attorneys general in 46 states—including Arkansas and Texas—and the District of Columbia announced a $18.5 million settlement with...

Ford and U.S. ingenuity

Published May. 25 2017

Tesla, the electric vehicle startup, did something remarkable last month: It surpassed Ford and GM to become the country's most...

Manchester rises amid the shattered innocence

Published May. 25 2017

Girls scream at concerts. Girls screamed for Frank Sinatra, for Elvis Presley, for The Beatles, for The Supremes, for Madonna,...