Archive of: Features

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Feature: How Great Is Art? August 2013

Feature: How Great Is Art?

Pike View is one of 12 Arkansas A+ Schools. A+ is a model that integrates art throughout the curriculum, emphasizes experiential learning and teaches students based on how they learn best.

Feature: Double Up August 2013

Feature: Double Up

Arkansas’ education officials are working diligently to meet a challenge issued by Gov. Mike Beebe: double the number of college graduates by 2025.

Feature: Youth Finds Joy In Giving August 2013

Feature: Youth Finds Joy In Giving

Now 14, Masino leads KYE-YAC (Youth Advisory Council) International, a 501(c)(3), philanthropic organization “created by kids, for kids” that focuses on improving healthcare, education and exposure to the arts for children, as well as fighting childhood hunger.

Guide To Good Health: Benefits of Massage July 2013

Guide To Good Health: Benefits of Massage

We often consider massages a luxury or a treat. Massage therapy can help reduce headaches, which are often caused by stress, sports injuries, insomnia, fatigue, depression and much more.

Guide To Good Health: Martial Arts July 2013

Guide To Good Health: Martial Arts

Paula Morell leads a busy life and just like most mothers, she invests in her children, providing opportunities for development and fun. To that end she enrolled the girls, when they were 5 and 7 years old, in classes at Unity Martial Arts.

Guide To Good Health: Weight Loss Tips & Fitness Apps July 2013

Guide To Good Health: Weight Loss Tips & Fitness Apps

Harley Pasternak, best-selling author of several books, including The Body Reset Diet: Power Your Metabolism, Blast Fat, and Shed Pounds in Just 15 Days, and go-to trainer for A-list stars, answers some common questions about how to lose weight and the tools needed to keep it off.

Guide To Good Health: Fighting The Good Fight July 2013

Guide To Good Health: Fighting The Good Fight

These Arkansans aren’t just fighting the weight-loss battle, they’re winning it. While each path taken may differ, each goal is the same: to live a healthier life.

Guide To Good Health: 10 Foods You Should Never Eat July 2013

Guide To Good Health: 10 Foods You Should Never Eat

Here are the 10 worst foods you may want to consider never eating and recommendations of foods to enjoy instead.

Feature: 3rd Year's A Charm July 2013

Feature: 3rd Year's A Charm

This month marks a stellar occasion for the Art Porter Music Education foundation: they will award the first scholarship since reviving the foundation three years ago.

Feature: A Life-Saving Mission July 2013

Feature: A Life-Saving Mission

Since BOYD Ward became director OF ARORA (Arkansas Regional Organ Recovery Agency) in November 2001, Organ donation has nearly doubled, Up from 35 donors in 2001 to 65 donors last year; and tissue donation has increased six-fold, from 54 donations in 2001 to 377 last year.