"Hiden Biden" has turned into "Walk Away Joe." Why is President Joe Biden given a list of who to call on in the media for questions? If you have nothing to hide then answer questions. There is no fear in truth that will always be consistent with facts. Trump always answered questions. Can yo…

Regarding Wednesday's "Committee blocks resolutions" article in The Sun, I'm curious why those against the resolutions were not interviewed — even though a glance across the room would reveal that those were the majority present — but somehow two men who were for a resolution taking away a w…

Jonesboro City Council member Bobby Long’s efforts to establish Jonesboro as a “Pro-Life” city where neither government nor private businesses can mandate vaccines or wearing masks imploded Tuesday when no one on the city’s public services committee would second his motions.

Due to last year's tornado, one of the lesser-known effects is the job market.

Following the death of Mao Zedong, former president and founding father of the People’s Republic of China, more than 40 years ago, his successor, Deng Xiaoping, instituted economic reforms that looked less like classic communism and more like capitalism. It didn’t happen all at once, but gra…

Cheers to Chris Wessel and staff for their positive stance regarding mask wearing in schools as well as vaccinations. It seems that some school boards and districts have utilized their common sense and have required their students to wear masks.

The fuel tax is the most efficient way to collect money for highways, but in the near future, many vehicles will not be powered by fuel. So should motorists instead be taxed by how many miles they drive?

In a diplomatic coup, Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced a deal last week with the U.K. and U.S. to have those Anglo-American allies help build a nuclear-powered submarine fleet for Australia.

President Joe Biden’s $4.5 trillion Build Back Better plan is his attempt to restructure the economy. What Biden is trying to accomplish is reminiscent of what FDR did during his first two terms in office.

I recently had an appointment to see my orthopedist at 1:20 p.m. I arrived 10 minutes early as traffic didn’t slow me down. I checked in at the reception desk and sat in the general waiting area.

I come from a generation that believed in the innate goodness of people and their motives. But I continue to ask myself what has happened that now gives me pause to trust our local, state and national leaders?

Last Saturday on my way into town I noticed a bag of trash had been spread on Woodsprings Road near the I-555 overpass. Traffic or wildlife had scattered it beyond the bag along the roadway.

I wanted to take a moment to publicly thank our city leaders for the wonderful renovation of Johnson Avenue.

Coming out of the Army in 1972, I began working on my father's far. In 1975, my brother and I rented farm land of our own. I have farmed ever since while serving six years in the Arkansas National Guard.

Over the past year, teenagers from the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints have chosen to serve their community by picking up litter. When it was first mentioned that Keep Jonesboro Beautiful had requested help picking up trash, these youth, ages 11-18, were eager to make a commitmen…

To the person who took the beautiful fall flower arrangement from my mother's grave at the Tyronza Cemetery: Jesus saw you do it and my mother saw you if she could. The devil made you do it!

President Joe Biden and Gov. Asa Hutchinson both want more people to get vaccinated. To date, Hutchinson has tried to accomplish this using carrots. On Sept. 9, Biden added a pretty big stick.

President Joe Biden and Gov. Asa Hutchinson both want more people to get vaccinated. To date, Hutchinson has tried to accomplish this using carrots. On Sept. 9, Biden added a pretty big stick.

As you’ve read on today’s front page, The Sun is moving – soon. I believe it’s a positive step in the evolution of our newspaper.

The Jonesboro City Council has already heard the first of three readings of a tax increase. But rather than read the entire proposed ordinance, the council voted to waive a full reading and, instead, we heard it "by title only" — no details. With that accomplished, the proposed tax increase …

President Joe Biden and Gov. Asa Hutchinson both want more people to get vaccinated. To date, Hutchinson has tried to accomplish this using carrots. On Sept. 9, Biden added a pretty big stick. Biden announced that all employers with 100 or more employees would be required to ensure their emp…

On Tuesday, the Jonesboro City Council Public Service Committee will vote on whether to approve Resolution 21-167, or Bobby Long’s “Pro-Life” declaration.

Let's stop with the oxymoron “unborn child.” According to the Macmillan dictionary, a child is defined as “a young person from the time they are born until they are about 14 years old.” So, no, no one has a right to kill something that does not exist.

As you’ve read on today’s front page, The Sun is moving – soon. I believe it’s a positive step in the evolution of our newspaper.

In March 2020, when the Jonesboro City Council adopted a resolution to create the Jonesboro Beautification Commission, this marked the beginning of efforts to improve the appearance of our city.

In Shanksville, Penn., on Saturday, former President George W. Bush’s theme was national unity – and how it has been lost over these past 20 years.

Gerrymandering, where purely partisan and political considerations result in ridiculously shaped legislative districts, has become a huge issue nationally in recent years now that Republicans and Democrats armed with data have made it a science.

U.S. attorney general Merrick Garland spoke Thursday at the justice department basically stating that women have the right to exercise their "constitutional rights" to abortion. You can kill your unborn child through abortion but you don't have a "constitutional right" to choose whether to i…

The Republican led Texas legislature recently created a new cottage industry for aspiring entrepreneurs. You need little to start your business. Some binoculars and some listening devices are about all you need. You can earn thousands each year, $10,000 at a time.

At the controversial Jonesboro Library Board meeting in August over LGBTQ+ materials, said board allowed public comment. However, it was made clear that there was a policy for public comment available on the library website.

In September of 2001, I was finishing up a book commemorating the state’s newspaper history. “Community Diaries” was almost ready to go to press when 9/11 hit.

The spirit of two Southern governors from more than half a century ago – Arkansas’s Orval Faubus and Alabama’s George Wallace, who defied the Supreme Court regarding race – is infecting the nation today, with different objectives.

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