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Cleaning up the West Fork of the White River

Volunteer Tiffany Morrow carries a bag Saturday, May 16, 2015, while walking through a drainage culvert beneath Centennial Avenue in West Fork during 10th annual West Fork Cleanup sponsored by the Beaver Watershed Alliance. Volunteers worked in Fayetteville, West Fork and Winslow. The group that I followed during the cleanup was all from the same […]

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Academic All-Stars

The Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Academic All-Star team includes Alisha Sahu of Rogers High School, left; Brookelynn Harper of Providence Academy in Rogers; Jeremy Mueller of Farmington High School; Alex O’Brien of Springdale Har-Ber High School; Kate Woolverton of Haas Hall Academy in Fayetteville; Sam Johnson of Fayetteville High School; Allison Torres of Siloam Springs High […]

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Chi Omega Greek Theatre rededicated

Jenny Bryan (center) and her mother, Holly Bryan, both of Fayetteville, take a “selfie” during a rededication ceremony Wednesday, May 6, 2015, for the renovated Chi Omega Greek Theatre on the University of Arkansas campus in Fayetteville. The Chi Omega Greek Theatre is second only to Old Main as one of the signature spots on […]

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The Bentonville Film Festival red carpet

Actress Geena Davis speaks to members of the media during a red-carpet event to open the Bentonville Film Festival Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art in Bentonville. That was a first red carpet duty for me, though I could tell there were several there who had done that many times […]

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Greenway opens before large crowd

Residents gather to watch the ribbon cutting during a dedication ceremony for the Northwest Arkansas Razorback Greenway’s opening Saturday, May 2, 2015, on Emma Avenue in Springdale. Even knowing the degree to which residents in Northwest Arkansas are passionate about trails, I never thought that so many would show up to see the grand opening […]

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Bob Woodward speaks at J-Days at the UA

Renown journalist and author Bob Woodward speaks Thursday, April 9, 2015, at the Hillside Auditorium on the University of Arkansas campus in Fayetteville as a part of the Journalism Days celebration at the university. As a person who grew up in the 1970s, I was very aware of the impact that the Watergate scandal had. […]

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Fayetteville crowns Colors Day queen

Peyton Smith (left) is congratulated by friends after being named Colors Day queen during a coronation ceremony and pep rally Friday, Feb. 13, 2015, at Fayetteville High School. The event featured performances from the cheer and dance teams, the candidates for queen, and a dunk contest before Smith was crowned. The Dogs play host to […]

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Washington County Spelling Bee

Saoirse Disney-McKeethen, a student at Woodland Junior High School in Fayetteville, smiles after winning the Washington County Spelling Bee Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, at St. Joseph Catholic School in Fayetteville. Saoirse won on the word, ‘manipulate.’ Saoirse will compete in the state spelling bee next month at UCA in Conway.

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Zak Clark hired as SHS football coach

Zak Clark speaks to students at Springdale High School Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, after being announced as the school’s new football coach during a pep rally in the gymnasium. Clark left his position as offensive coordinator at Fayetteville to take the head coaching job for the Red Dogs. I covered Clark as an eighth- and […]

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University of Arkansas fall graduation

Graduates participate in the University of Arkansas fall commencement exercises Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014, at Barnhill Arena on the university campus in Fayetteville. After shooting last year’s fall commencement in a miserable cold rain, this year was so much more pleasant. Yet, the rain made for some nice photographs as the graduates made their way […]

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