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Grable and Wellick qualify for NCAA championship

Arkansas’ Katherine Grable competes in the floor exercise during the NCAA Gymnastics Regional Saturday, April 5, 2014, in Barnhill Arena in Fayetteville. Arkansas hosted the NCAA Fayetteville Regional and came in third behind Utah and UCLA, but was able to get Katherine Grable and Amanda Wellick qualified for the NCAA Championship Meet.

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Holi celebration in Rogers

Brody Hill, 17, of Bentonville, center, laughs as he and other participants throw colored powder on one another Saturday, April 5, 2014, during an observance of Holi, the Indian Festival of Colors, sponsored by the Indian Cultural Association of Northwest Arkansas in downtown Rogers. In an addition to my assignment for this event, I was […]

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Rivals Prairie Grove and Farmington play to tie in storm

Prairie Grove and Farmington coaches gather near the plate with umpire Steve Zega to call the game in the seventh inning as storm clouds roll in Thursday, April 3, 2014, in Prairie Grove. Play was suspended because of the storm with the game tied at 4 in the bottom of the seventh inning. Play will […]

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Prairie Grove FFA Ranch Rodeo

Chuck Phillips of Lowell loses his hat as he sorts calves while competing in a working cow horse sorting and trailer loading competition Saturday, March 29, 2014, during a ranch rodeo to benefit the Prairie Grove FFA program at Willow Springs Ranch in Prairie Grove. My wife rides and she stumbled upon and advertisement this […]

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Arkansas wins thriller, 2-1, over Bama

Arkansas starter Trey Killian celebrates the final out during the Hogs’ 2-1 come-from-behind win over Alabama Saturday, March 22, 2014, at Baum Stadium in Fayetteville.¬†Arkansas’ Trey Killian pitched a complete game and the Hogs’ otherwise-silent bats came alive in the seventh and eighth innings to pull out the win, 2-1. Games that are decided by […]

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Arkansas wins in NIT over Sycamores, 91-71

Arkansas guard Rashad Madden, center, drives to the basket as Indiana State guard Jake Odum (13) and wing Khristian Smith, right, defend during the first half Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville. I wasn’t sure how big the crowd would be or how well Arkansas would play given everyone’s normally dim […]

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Grable sets school all-around record

Arkansas’ Katherine Grable competes in the floor during a meet with Kentucky Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at Barnhill Arena in Fayetteville. Grable won the all-around title for the meet after scoring the meet highs in all three events and set a new school record for the all-around score. It was impressive to witness something like […]

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3A-1 West Conference District Tournament

lkins senior Andrea Wilson (14) leaps to score over Cedarville junior Malia Hernandez (11) during the first half of play Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, at Dee Lee Gymnasium in Greenland. Post-season basketball has begun and that means it’s the beginning of the best time of the year. This marks the beginning of fun basketball, warm […]

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City Council votes to conserve Mount Kessler

Bob Caulk, chairman of the Fayetteville Natural Heritage Association, left, leads a standing ovation Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, for Frank and Sara Sharp during a meeting of the Fayetteville City Council where the Council voted to dedicate $1.5 million in partnership with the Fayetteville Natural Heritage Association and the Walton Family Trust to purchase 376 […]

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Saturday school in Huntsville

Longtime custodian Tobe Bohannan, who still works at the age of 100, greets students Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, as they exit busses and begin their school day in Huntsville. While working on a story about Saturday school at Huntsville, which has missed 18 days of school because of snow, I ran into Bohannan as he […]

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