Contractors place dehumidifiers with fans Oct. 4 on the first floor of Kimpel Hall at the University of Arkansas. Nathan Owens / The Razorback Reporter

Joplin Residents Appreciate Help

By Sarah Derouen Lemke Newsroom JOPLIN, MO.    Mary Ann Palmer sat on her front porch while her two grandchildren played in a large pile of gravel. “We don’t call ourselves victims here.” Palmer and six of her relatives were in the basement on May 22 when an EF-5 tornado ravaged this southwest Missouri town. To […]

Local Biker Rally Stays Optimistic Despite Economy

By: Andrea Brown Motorcycle rallies nationwide have been affected by the country’s poor financial state in recent years, but Bikes, Blues & BBQ has yet to see a decline in attendance, a BBB official said. “We keep hearing from Sturgis and Daytona that their numbers have been down, so we keep expecting to see those […]

Health Center Says Flu Shots Beneficial

By: Ti’Juanna McKenzie The flu spreads quickly and with a higher population of students this semester, more people are at risk of getting it, health officials said. The Pat Walker Health Center staff encourages everyone to get the flu shot rather it’s their first time getting it or not a staff member said. “I went […]

Alcoholic Energy Drinks

Click here listen to the perspective of one Fayetteville business concerning Four Loko and alcoholic energy drinks as a whole.

TWD: Texting While Driving

Texting behind the wheel has become a fatal distraction. Since Arkansas passed a ban in 2009 of texting while driving, law enforcement has said that it has been a struggle to issue tickets for the violation. Click here to see what some students  think about the ban and texting while driving for “Generation X.”

UA Students Prepare for Finals

With finals around the corner, students will be spending hours studying for tests. Most students will loose hours of sleep, and be more prone to getting sick. Students will also be using energy stressing about the upcoming events of the end of the semester.
By Stephanie Patterson

International Fiesta Podcast

[vimeo][/vimeo] Holcombe Hall houses the most international students on the UA campus. The university hit a record enrollment for the 2010 fall semester for international students. The International Fiesta was a way for students to meet and learn about other cultures. These students also had their opinion of the American culture. (Video by Anna Mickelson/LEMKE […]

UA First Security Collecting Coats to Distribute

UA Students Fundraise for Relay For Life