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Like the Game Itself, 2019 Ads Not So Super

Like the Game Itself, 2019 Ads Not So Super

Nice ads outnumbered good plays in Super Bowl LIII, a record low-scoring affair that left the New England Patriots champions again, 13-3 victors over the Los Angeles Rams.
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At 81, Journalist Ernest Dumas on Verge of Retirement This article is available only in print.

After an Arkansas journalism career spanning 65 years and an estimated 10,000 articles, columns and editorials, Ernest Dumas says he may have written his last.
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Lauren James, First Security Reach Settlement in Lawsuit

First Security Bank of Searcy last week settled its lawsuit against Lauren James Enterprises Inc. of Fayetteville, ending a legal battle that included allegations that the women's clothing company conducted a sham foreclosure sale in August to avoid paying the bank.
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Cesar Conde Appointed to Walmart's Board of Directors

Walmart Inc. on Monday appointed Cesar Conde, chairman of NBCUniversal International Group and NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises, to its board of directors. read more >

Big Deals of 2018 Skyrocket in Arkansas by 267 Percent This article is available only in print.

The value of big deals in Arkansas leaped to $53.9 billion in 2018, a 267 percent increase over the $14.7 billion figure of 2017. read more >

Central Arkansas Lags U.S. in Slow-Growing Economy

Job growth in central Arkansas has lagged behind that for the nation as a whole since 2010-11, though it's starting to catch up. read more >

Partner in John Daly Steakhouse Venture Files for Bankruptcy This article is available only in print.

The minority partner in the failed John Daly Steakhouse project in Conway recently filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy liquidation, listing $4.7 million in debts. read more >

Marginally Acceptable (Gwen Moritz Editor's Note)

We're never going to find a tax structure that suits everyone — this is the essential tension of governing. But any honest discussion would have to start with this: Taxation isn't child's play. read more >

Rules of Thumb (Editorial)

Whew, that was a long seven days — and we aren't even residents of Virginia. read more >

The Questions to Ask (Jim Karrh On Marketing)

We can all probably ask more — and more effectively — in our businesses and communities. read more >

Larry Harris Switches to Windstream as Regional Sales Director (Movers & Shakers)

Larry Harris is the new sales director for Arkansas, Louisiana and Alabama at Windstream in Little Rock. read more >

KARK's Kellerman, Who Put Spotlight On 'Babe Bracket,' Heading Home to Texas

KARK-TV News Director Austin Kellerman says he's going home to Texas to work for parent company Nexstar Communications, ending a seven-year stint of directing news coverage for the Little Rock NBC affiliate. read more >

Arkansas State Seeks Delay in Free Speech Lawsuit

Arkansas State University attorneys want a freedom of speech lawsuit against the university to be delayed, citing a bill legislators are considering that regulates university speech. read more >

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