Columns - Newport Independent - Newport, AR http://www.newportindependent.com newportindependent.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Sat, 01 Aug 2015 02:51:49 +0000 Kent Bush: Trump phenomenon is nothing new in political silly season http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150724/NEWS/150729767/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Jul 2015 14:14:56 +0000 Kent Bush More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150724/NEWS/150729767/1008/OPINION Matthew T. Mangino: Harper Lee remakes Atticus Finch http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150724/NEWS/150729773/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:48:58 +0000 Matthew T. 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Cyr: Camp David summit will not help Mideast stability http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150514/NEWS/150519828/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Thu, 14 May 2015 15:16:15 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150514/NEWS/150519828/1008/OPINION Arthur I. Cyr: Britain’s important election – in royal political context http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150508/NEWS/150509711/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 08 May 2015 14:26:28 +0000 Arthur I. Cyr More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150508/NEWS/150509711/1008/OPINION Matthew T. Mangino: Aging prisoners: An American crisis http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150508/NEWS/150509726/1008/OPINION?rssfeed=true Fri, 08 May 2015 13:46:47 +0000 Matthew T. Mangino More Content Now http://www.newportindependent.com/article/20150508/NEWS/150509726/1008/OPINION Matthew T. 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