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Eliza Gaines of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Talks Future of Publishing

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/24/2012 12:00 am

Eliza Gaines, 25, is the daughter of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette’s publisher and owner, Walter Hussman Jr.

Bylined Stephens Story in Democrat-Gazette a ‘Courtesy’

by Kate Knable 12/17/2012 12:00 am

Readers of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette may have wondered why a story that competitor Stephens Media of Las Vegas had written about its own work was published in the Nov. 27 issue of the statewide daily newspaper.

On G. David Gearhart, Transparency and That $4 Million Budget Shortfall

by Lance Turner 12/15/2012 1:27 pm

University of Arkansas Chancellor G. David Gearhart writes the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette to express disappointment in the paper's editorials about the budget shortfall in the UA's Advancement Office.

Democrat-Gazette Writers Post Conflicting Tweets On Razorback Coaching Search

by Chris Bahn 12/4/2012 1:22 pm

Coaching searches are one of the more challenging stories for sports journalists to cover. It can be a complicated and messy process trying to filter through what’s real and what isn’t. Credible information can be hard to come by, and sources often have agendas behind what they are willing to reveal. Which is how you wind up with this from the search for an Arkansas football coach:

More Employee Changes at Democrat-Gazette

by Kate Knable 11/26/2012 12:00 am

The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette last week named Bobby Ampezzan the new editor of its High Profile section.

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Personnel Change Jobs

by Kate Knable 11/12/2012 12:00 am

The recently emptied job of Bill Simmons, the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette political editor of 16 years who died Oct. 29, has been filled by Frank Lockwood.

Rachel Chaney to Leave Democrat-Gazette's High Profile

by Kate Knable 11/5/2012 12:00 am

Rachel Chaney is leaving her job as High Profile editor for the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

Bill Simmons, Democrat-Gazette Political Editor, Ex-AP Bureau Chief, Dies at 71

by Kelly P. Kissel, The Associated Press 10/29/2012 9:12 pm

Bill Simmons, a former Associated Press bureau chief who covered Arkansas politics for nearly a half-century, including the Whitewater and Paula Jones scandals that dogged Bill Clinton's presidency, has died.

Joel Gambill Researches for John Robert Starr Book

by Kate Knable 9/17/2012 12:00 am

A former Arkansas State University professor, Joel Gambill, is daily sorting through nearly 2,000 records belonging to the late journalist John Robert Starr. Gambill plans to write a biography of the fiery editor and columnist.

Arkansas Business Hall of Fame 2012: Walter E. Hussman Jr.

by Arkansas Business Staff 1/30/2012 12:00 am

Hussman took over as publisher of the Arkansas Democrat when it was about 100 years old and he was just 27. The Democrat was losing money – and market share to the rival Arkansas Gazette – each year. And it wasn’t just market share. At that point, the Democrat trailed the Gazette in just about everything. But it had a secret weapon. A new publisher. Who didn’t lose.