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[3 Apr 2011 | 2 Comments | 2,701 views]
Week in Review — March 28-April 3

Yes, it was another week full of excitement here at First Arkansas News.
We’ve written about everything from the president of the National Lum and Abner Society to a drug-selling mailman in the past few days, so it’s time for a review.
Prior to getting into that, let’s go over a couple of other things. First of all, we should have a big announcement to make on Monday Tuesday that could shake up the way we do things around here (and improve them). Make sure to stop in for that.
Second, we sure …

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[1 Apr 2011 | One Comment | 1,798 views]
Weekend OTR — April Fools on Life with Luigi

It’s the weekend once again and that, of course, means it’s time to relax with a classic old time radio program.
We run at least one classic episode a week here at First Arkansas News as part of our Weekend OTR series. Ah, but we dedicate more than just one feature to old time radio — there’s also the OTR Serials section that’s dandy fun (and updated regularly), so make sure to check that out when you get a chance.
This weekend, we’ve got a radio program that celebrates the fun of …

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[1 Apr 2011 | 3 Comments | 4,627 views]
April Fools’ Day wackiness

Indeed, it’s April 1 and everyone knows what that means — it’s time to pester friends, coworkers and loved ones with a bunch of pranks and yell “gotcha!” whenever one hits as planned.
As expected, the Internet was brimming with all manner of April Fools’ gags today and a couple of them caught the attention of us here at First Arkansas News.
One that falls under the categories of  “harmless fun” and “for old time radio fans only” has to do with an announcement posted by the cats over at the National …