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[16 Jun 2013 | One Comment | 1,560 views]
Week in Review (June 9-15)

First off, happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there. Make your kids be nice to you for a change if you, indeed, have that much authority.
Second, we’ve had a busy week (as usual) here at First Arkansas News and would have for our tens of fans to miss out on anything. To that end, we’re doing our weekly thing of posting links to everything that’s been posted in the past week for your clicking pleasure. Yes, we wrote about everything from crepe myrtle thieves in Benton to the …

Arts & Entertainment, Holiday OTR, Old time radio (OTR), Weekend OTR »

[14 Jun 2013 | No Comment | 2,238 views]
Father’s Day OTR: Gunsmoke

Sunday is Father’s Day and we at First Arkansas News honor all the dads out there with a special installment in our Weekend OTR series.
What’s on tap? An episode of Gunsmoke — one of the most popular series back during the Golden Age of Radio. So, get ready to head out to the Old West — a time when lawlessness was almost a hobby and tough, two-fisted men were needed to keep towns safe for God-fearing folks. Awesome!
Before you listen to this gripping program, why not take a minute or …

Arts & Entertainment, Holiday OTR, Old time radio (OTR), Weekend OTR »

[17 Jun 2012 | One Comment | 5,829 views]
Father’s Day OTR — Dragnet

It’s Father’s Day so you know what that means — an edition of Weekend OTR that celebrates dear old dad.
And what radio show could be more manly than Dragnet? In honor of father’s everywhere, then, we at First Arkansas News are proud to present this old time radio show and hope our faithful readers enjoy it.
By the way, have you seen the newest Lum and Abner comic strip here at First Arkansas News? If not, click here and prepare to be entertained. If you really enjoy the strip, consider a …

Arts & Entertainment, Holiday OTR, Old time radio (OTR), Weekend OTR »

[19 Jun 2011 | 2 Comments | 2,280 views]
Weekend OTR — happy Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day to all of you dads out there.
Children — make sure to tell your father how much you appreciate him. Fathers — make your children tell you how great you are all day long. Relax, have fun and make sure to kick back to some classic old time radio here at First Arkansas News.
Of course, we post a new OTR episode every weekend at First Arkansas News and this week is doubly special because of the holiday. It’s so special, in fact, that we’ve got two episodes on …

Arts & Entertainment, Holiday OTR, Old time radio (OTR), Weekend OTR »

[20 Jun 2010 | One Comment | 994 views]
Bonus Weekend OTR — Father’s Day mania continues

It’s long been said that Mother’s Day is a huge deal while Father’s Day is comparatively minor.
Here at First Arkansas News, we say double and triple phooey on that. Yes, there was an old time radio program (OTR) honoring dear old dad posted just yesterday, but we’re posting another one just to show how much we honor all those fathers out there.
There are plenty of OTR programs stored in the vaults over at OTRCat.com, so get ready for another Father’s Day-theme bit of radio history. This time around, we’ve got …

Arts & Entertainment, Holiday OTR, Old time radio (OTR), Weekend OTR »

[19 Jun 2010 | One Comment | 1,236 views]
Weekend OTR — Father’s Day edition!

Yes, Father’s Day is just around the corner so we’ve got a super special edition of the famed Weekend OTR series to honor dear old dad.
What’s on tap this week? An episode of the Aldrich Family from way on back in 1952. In this episode, Henry’s father gets sick and wackiness ensues (typical for that particular show).
As always, this episode is brought to you by our friends over at OTRCat.com. If you want to pick up a whole bunch of old time radio programs in MP3 or standard CD format …