On Nov. 19, 1863, Abraham Lincoln traveled to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania to deliver the most famous speech likely ever given by a U.S. president. The country was caught in the middle of a brutal Civil War. Families divided, son pitted against son. The chasm created by slavery was threatening t…

Fayetteville residents stood before rows of electronic machines at the Washington County Courthouse and cast their vote in local, state and national elected. Many Fayetteville community members said they think the state and local elections will have more of an impact on students and their da…

In a room of 135 Arkansas State Legislature members, men stand straight in their black or brown suits with white pressed shirts, but every so often a hint of red, blue or yellow is seen around the room. These are the congresswomen, and these vibrant colors are almost lost among the sea of su…

Did you wake up this morning to find the world had collapsed at your feet?

On Nov. 19, 1863, Abraham Lincoln traveled to Gettysburg, Pennsylvania to deliver the most famous speech likely ever given by a U.S. president. The country was caught in the middle of a brutal Civil War. Families divided, son pitted against son. The chasm created by slavery was threatening t…

This moment is the first that I am truly pondering a Donald Trump presidency. Sure, I’ve entertained it before, hypothetically, but only as a means of trying to understand others. As the numbers shift, my heart rate increases. It’s 9:25 p.m., and The New York Times is giving Trump an 89 perc…

The state’s incumbent Republican senator will serve his second term in the U.S. Capitol following Tuesday’s election results.

The Republican incumbent won the third congressional district race in Arkansas Tuesday, leading to his fourth term representing the district.Rep. Steve Womack was first elected in 2010, according to records on the Arkansas Secretary of State website. He was previously the mayor of Rogers, ac…

7:15 p.m. - Despite the gloom outside, people at the Democratic Watch Party at the UARK Bowl are all smiles and laughter – the loudest sound other than the election coverage. With Hillary Clinton as the projected winner of the presidential election, her supporters are munching on the tacos a…

7 p.m. - Dreariness and wanna-be storm clouds serve as the preamble for the 2016 election finale. As voters cast their final thoughts across the U.S., Washington County Republicans congregate at Powerhouse Grill to celebrate election season and watch the numbers shift beside their candidates…