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[31 Dec 2011 | 2 Comments | 2,238 views]
Holiday OTR: Gunsmoke — Puckett’s New Year

Happy New Year to all from First Arkansas News. Here’s hoping that 2012 is good to all of us.
It’s the weekend so, of course, we’ve got another installment in our Weekend OTR series. And, since it’s New Year’s Eve, we’re making this one part of our Holiday OTR series. It’s a Gunsmoke episode in which someone starts out the New Year in a rather unusual way. How unusual? Well, you’ll just have to listen and find out, won’t you?
Before doing that, please keep in mind that this episode — like …

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[2 Jul 2011 | One Comment | 2,087 views]
Holiday OTR: Meet the Meeks — Planning a Company Picnic

Happy Fourth of July weekend, everyone.
Yes, it’s time to relax and shoot off a firework or two, provided you live in a town that allows such celebrations. Hopefully, you’ll have some time to listen to some old time radio over the weekend.
We’re posting a couple of episodes over the next couple of days that have — believe it or not — a Fourth of July theme. Get all patriotic and get ready to listen to some fine OTR. What could be more downright American than that? Not a whole lot, …

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[12 Mar 2011 | 2 Comments | 1,512 views]
Weekend OTR — St. Patrick’s Day Diamond

St. Patrick’s day is just around the corner and that’s not escaped the attention of the crew at First Arkansas News.
While you’re planning what your going to do for St. Patricks’ Day — adding green food coloring to beer, getting ready to pinch people who aren’t wearing their festive colors, etc. — why not take a few minutes and listen to a holiday-appropriate old time radio episode?
What’s on tap this week? An episode of the Quiz Kids program that’s all about the holiday at issue here. As always, we’d like …

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[15 Oct 2010 | One Comment | 1,759 views]
Weekend OTR: Fibber McGee and Molly — Gildersleeve’s Halloween Party

It’s Friday and you know what that means — it’s time for another installment in the oh-so-fun Weekend OTR series here at First Arkansas News.
Since it is October, we’re running Halloween-themed old time radio shows all month. We’ve got a good one on tap this week from the long-running Fibber McGee and Molly series. The Great Gildersleeve hosting a Halloween party? Yeah, you’ll laugh so hard you’ll break all your furniture. Count on it.
As always, this week’s episode is brought to you by our friends at OTRCat.com. You can grab …