Author - Caleb Talley

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Startup Spotlight: Qbox

Qbox is a support, hosting and management resource for popular open sources platforms, including Elasticsearch, a distributed data exploration and analytics tool, and Kubernetes, a cloud-native container orchestration platform. “Those terms will mean nothing to 98 percent of readers,” jokes CEO...

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Mayor Candidate Spotlight: Warwick Sabin

WARWICK SABIN Arkansas State Representative, Winrock International Senior Director of U.S. Programs How do you view the role of mayor in a city like Little Rock, which also has a city manager? I believe the mayor is the primary public advocate for the citizens of Little Rock because he or she is...

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Focusing on the Issues – Issue 5

by Caleb Talley  As we march our way toward Election Day, it’s critical Arkansas voters know what they’ll be seeing when they enter the ballot box. Campaigns are heating up – not only individuals seeking offices, but also those fighting for or against proposed ballot measures. And as is...

Magazine September 2018

Little Rock’s Next Mayor

by Caleb Talley It’s been more than a decade since anyone other than Mark Stodola has occupied 500 Markham St., having served as the mayor of Little Rock since January 2007. Stodola was elected to his first term in the fall of 2006, besting three challengers in a race that featured no incumbent...

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Be More Like John McCain

September 2018 Issue by Managing Editor Caleb Talley     “Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow.  The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.” – Abraham Lincoln   hen we lost Sen. John McCain on Aug. 25, we lost the real thing.  He had...

Magazine September 2018

From Our Editor: Be More Like John McCain

_________________________________________ “Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.” – Abraham Lincoln _________________________________________ When we lost Sen. John McCain on Aug. 25, we lost the real thing. He...

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Hey, at least it’s not San Francisco

by Caleb Talley Trigger warning: This editorial is pretty crappy. When polling citizens on what they expect from their local government, you’re bound to have a number of reoccurring concerns, regardless of where in the country you are. Safety is almost always at the top of that list, as is...

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Neo-Nazis, Anti-Fascists and America

by Caleb Talley  It’s hard to forget what happened last August in Charlottesville, Va., when a multitude of self-described neo-Nazis gathered for the first Unite the Right rally and clashed with far-left protestors – a group we now refer to as Antifa. It went about as well as one would...