Oracle Reviews:

Jason Melton, Staff Writer

April 18, 2004

Filed under Arts And Entertainment

With a sold-out crowd, Willie Nelson took the stage in Summit Arena on Thursday evening. He brought along all the typical fanfare of a star, bringing with him three tour buses and a semi full of equipment. Opening for Nelson was C...

Twin Rivers makes waves in Arkadelphia

Natika Henderson, Staff Writer

April 18, 2004

Filed under Arts And Entertainment

What is there to do in Arkadelphia? Isn't that the eternal question? The only answer we can usually come up with is "Go to Wal-Mart." Lucky for us bored - and broke - college students, help is just around the corner. On April 22-2...

Brazilian martial art finds new audience

Richard Brand, KRT

March 18, 2004

Filed under Arts And Entertainment

The percussion rhythm slows to a crawling beat, and two men playfully twirl their bodies, reacting to one another's moves as if dancing. The beat quickens, the percussion becomes more aggressive. And in a flash, a kick cracks ...

Fakin’ it not good idea when tanning:

Kelley Sublett, Staff Writer

March 12, 2004

Filed under Arts And Entertainment

Spring Break is only two weeks away, with summer vacation not far behind. As the weather warms up, the pasty skin of winter becomes less and less appealing to a growing number of people. For young adults, with busy schedules, t...

World’s shortest St. Patty’s day parade in Hot Springs

Marshall Dunn, Staff Writer

March 12, 2004

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Hot Springs will the host of the first ever First Annual St. Patrick's Day Parade and pub-crawl. It's about time that Hot Springs got its own St. Patrick's Day parade. Festivities are scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m. with over...

Henderson’s chief idolater speaks out

Dr. Marck Beggs

February 13, 2004

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Dear HSU Idol Audience, Please do not express any criticism toward the contestants. That is my job, playing the role of Simon. Your job is to offer them support and to help them get through a very fun, but tense, competition. Feel...

Thomas praises staff, contestants

Eula Thomas

February 13, 2004

Filed under Arts And Entertainment

Never before in the history of Henderson State University has the campus been enlightened to have such a beautiful activity that brought students together in such an overwhelming challenge to participate in par excellent talen...

It’s back

LaTresha Blanton

February 13, 2004

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The temperature is rising for the top ten vocalists who were voted thru to the final round of the Henderson Idol. There are five finalists that were moved directly into the final round, who were named before the Christmas break...

Somebody’s gonna win: Oaklawn celebrates 100

Jason Melton, Staff Writer

February 2, 2004

Filed under Arts And Entertainment

Clods of mud kicked up by the rhythmic thump of steel-shoed hooves. Countless people clutching a small square of paper, shouting "Go baby go!" The familiar and haunting sound of an old bugle's call. All part of an all-too-famil...

Tantric coming to Juanita’s

Tristen Bruce, Staff Writer

February 2, 2004

Filed under Arts And Entertainment

So it's another Wednesday and you have nothing to do. Well, you could study for that biology exam, hang out with some friends and play a board game, drink some coffee and discuss politics or you could go watch a rock band with...

Former NKOTB star has right stuff at Juanita’s in LR

Jennifer Hamilton, Staff Writer

February 2, 2004

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"My favorite girl, oh, she's my favorite girl, don't you know, my favorite girl, oh, she's my favorite girl." That was the sound heard by hundreds at Juanita's in Little Rock Monday night as former New Kids on the Block member...

Some recent movies have been ruined by their ‘wrong’ endings, say critics

KRT

January 23, 2004

Filed under Arts And Entertainment

Movies have happy endings (the hero finds true love or a suitcase stuffed with cash) and unhappy endings (the hero dies in the course of doing something valiant). There are also endings that are just plain wrong because nothin...

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