by Max Brantley
The line is open. Finishing up. Thanks to Stu Soffer for the Memorial Day contribution.
* HOTEL DEVELOPER DIES: John Q. Hammons, the Springfield, Mo., hotel developer who left a mark on Arkansas, died at 94.
* RIVERFEST MEMORIES: Photographer Brian Chilson has a pile of them on Facebook.
* ALSO IN EVERYONE'S THOUGHTS TODAY: In addition to veterans, the tornado victims in Oklahoma.