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[7 May 2011 | 2 Comments | 3,878 views]
Mother’s Day with Gracie Allen

Happy Mother’s Day! For those who like a good dose of nostalgia with the holiday, we’ve got just the prescription — a Burns and Allen episode in which Gracie’s mother pays a visit.
So, spend some time with mom and then enjoy the knee-slapping antics of Gracie Allen and her bewildered husband — George Burns — in observance of the holiday. What could be more fun than that?
As always, the episode featured here was provided byour good friends over at OTRCat.com. If you’re in the market for some great old time …

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[21 Mar 2011 | One Comment | 1,211 views]
Week in Review (March 15-20)

After recovering from having daylight savings time cruelly sprung on us once again, we at First Arkansas News got busy with a big ole batch of stories.
Yes, we had everything from some politics to real estate to St. Patrick’s Day and the start of spring over the past week. Fun, fun.
Before recapping all of that, it’s time to invite our readers to keep up with what’s going on around here in a few very convenient ways. Feel free to subscribe to our RSS feed, like the heck out of us …

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[18 Dec 2010 | 3 Comments | 1,476 views]
Weekend OTR: Burns and Allen — Last Minute Christmas Gift

It’s the weekend. The weekend before Christmas.
And you know what that means, right? Yes, another sparkling Christmas OTR program right here at First Arkansas News. Christmas is just a week away, so celebrate with an old time radio program from one of the finest acts in the business — George Burns and Gracie Allen.
Hey, Christmas is all about tradition, and what could be more traditional than an old time radio program from the Burns & Allen team? That wacky Gracie will help make your days merry and bright, and that …

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[18 Nov 2010 | One Comment | 2,913 views]
Thanksgiving OTR: Burns & Allen — Gracie Buys a Live Turkey

Thanksgiving, of course, is just around the corner. Are you ready?
No? Well, First Arkansas News is here to help. How? Why through the magical Weekend OTR series, naturally. Regular visitors know that we post an old time radio program every weekend, but we’re going to do something special over the next few days — post more Thanksgiving-themed OTR themes than you can shake a stick at so you can get all excited over the upcoming holiday.
So, check back every day and see what’s new (of course, you can click here …

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[25 Jul 2010 | 2 Comments | 1,507 views]
Weekend OTR — Dragnet: The Werewolf

My, but the weekend just flew by in a hurry, didn’t it?
A couple of days ago, First Arkansas News started posting detective-themed old time radio shows to coincide with a great sale on those programs going on over at OTRCat.com. Indeed, the prices over there on detective shows right now are so great you might fall out of your chair in disbelief.
Well, nothing that extreme, but you can pick up discs stuffed full of MP3s of your favorite shows for, literally, a few cents an episode.
We kicked off the weekend …