Author Archives: Nick Brothers

Beyond Winning and Losing

By Robert C. Koehler |
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Sports, politics, war — whatever. Winning is everything.

TheatreSquared launches ‘LIGHTS UP!’ For Access

Posted by Nick Brothers |
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Martin Miller, TheatreSquared’s executive director, announces the new Lights Up! For Access program at the T2 season opening reception at the Garner Farm in east Fayetteville. The program will allow for affordable ticket pricing to those who are applicable.

Lights Up! for Access, offering thousands of free and $5 tickets to community members who face a cost barrier to attend, thanks to a Season Sponsor commitment from the Walmart Foundation.

Grand Opening of the Kessler Mountain Regional Park

By Amanda Bancroft |
Staff Photo Amanda Bancroft

Officials gathered in front of a large Kessler Mountain Regional Park banner to joyously cut the ribbon and open the park to the public.

Sometimes a single project can make ripples across various topics like human health, the environment, and the economy simultaneously.

Patients For Dr. Jill Stein Part 2: Two Lesser Evils

By Abel Tomlinson |
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Presidential nominees Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump

An Iraqi man said he preferred Trump over Hillary. My first reaction was laughter, but later I wondered why?

Burning Man, Mercury Retrograde – Back to the Future

By Risa’s Stars |

Burning Man, nine-day, intentional, temporary, desert art community, on the playas of Black Rock City (BRC), (northern) Nevada, begins Sunday, August 28 and ends Monday, Labor Day, Sept. 5th.

Election Commission Denies Campus Voting Site

By Nick Brothers |
Nick BrothersThe Free Weekly Managing Editor

Last week, the Washington County Election Commission refused a request to place an early voting polling site at the University of Arkansas campus.

Seven Reasons to Flip the Senate

By Tom H. Hastings |

The U.S. Senate is up for grabs. Republicans hold 54 seats but 34 senate races could change that.

Q&A: Amy Helm

By Nick Brothers |
Photo Courtesy of Lisa MacIntosh

Amy Helm, daughter of The Band’s Levon Helm, will be playing her first show in Fayetteville with her band The Handsome Strangers at the Roots Festival Friday evening.

The daughter of one of Arkansas’s most famed drummer and singer will be making her solo debut Friday night at the Fayetteville Roots Festival.

Magazine Publisher Kody Ford Stoked For Night Bird Reading

By Richard Massey |
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Kody Ford goes through spurts of creativity, satisfies his need to write, and then hibernates for a while.

55 Films to Be Shown at Fayetteville Film Fest

By Nick Brothers |
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Fayetteville can now add its name to the long list of film festival towns.