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Morning Mix January 29, 2020: LSRD Protesters Demonstrate on Fifth Anniversary of State Takeover

Pro-LRSD protestors and parents demonstrated outside the Governor’s mansion, marking the fifth anniversary of the state’s takeover of Little Rock Schools. Since the takeover, the number of failing schools has risen from six to eight. The Arkansas Department of Health reported 33 flu-related deaths so far this season, with six occurring last week. Arkansas’ flu…

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New Owners Announced for South on Main

by Tyler Hale   When chef Matt Bell announced his plans to sell South on Main and move to Nashville, questions were immediately asked about the future of the restaurant. In an email interview, Bell told AY Magazine that there were plans in the works that he couldn’t comment on.   However, there has been…

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Dining at Waffle House for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day can often can break the bank. Not if you’re a Fischer. That’s because my husband and I have spent a couple of Valentine’s Days at that romantic stalwart, Waffle House. My husband loves a good breakfast-for-dinner meal, and who else but Waffle House can deliver that type of meal so affordably? Waffle House…

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Morning Mix January 27, 2020: Arkansas Musician Wins at Grammys

Arkansas-born Shay Mooney of Dan + Shay won big at the Grammy Awards last night. The duo’s hit single “Speechless” garnered them the Grammy for Best Music Duo/Group. The Fayetteville City Council released their “Fayetteville 2040” plan. The plan outlines methods for infrastructure and affordable housing improvements, meant to handle the city’s predicted population growth.…