13 hrs ago
Teacher Suspended Following Choking Investigation
The Pulaski County Special School District has suspended a teacher during a police investigation into accusations that he choked a student.
17 hrs ago
Wall Street Journal
Amid Licensing Backlash, A Reprieve for Arkansas Hair Braiders
Nivea Earl Thornton, owner of Twistykinks in Jacksonville, Ark., cleanses the scalp of Stephun James' at her salon on Sunday afternoon.
Mayor, some Ghanaians meet, but not in Harrison
A delegation from Ghana visited the state Capitol on Wednesday as part of a Sister City trip to Jacksonville.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Tue Aug 26, 2014
The City Wire
Jobs chief: Workforce quality an - emergency' in Arkansas
The state's economic development community concluded two days of workshops hearing from leaders who called for a workforce overhaul and potential changes to Amendment 82, the state's superproject amendment.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Harrison, Ark., embarrasses itself again by refusing visit by delegation from Ghana
SAME CONTINENT: Ghana shares Africa with four countries where Ebola has been reported -- Guinea, Liberia, Nigeria and Sierra Leone.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Benton Police: Suspect Breaking Into Vehicles Arrested in the Act
Benton Police have arrested one man, and are searching for another in connection with a robbery on August 17. At 2:44 a.m., officers with the Benton Police Department responded to a home in the Miller Cove are on report of a possible breaking or entering in progress.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
NLR Woman Pockets Over $900K in Payroll Scheme, Guilty of Wire Fraud
A North Little Rock woman has pled guilty to wire fraud. Christopher R. Thyer, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas, announced today that Regina Paff, 53, of North Little Rock, Arkansas, pled guilty to an Information charging her with one count of wire fraud in a hearing held before U.S. District Judge James M. Moody, Jr. The ... (more)
North Little Rock woman guilty of wire fraud
A federal prosecutor says a North Little Rock woman faces up to 20 years in prison after pleading guilty to wire fraud.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Jacksonville Daily Progress
Couple gives $150,000 to education foundation
The Jacksonville Education Foundation is pleased to announce a $ 150,000 gift from the Mark and Judith Cook Foundation.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Little Rock Board may vote on 5 a.m. club ordinances next week
The Tuesday Little Rock City Board discussion on sharply limiting the hours of Little Rock's late-night clubs - the subject of our cover story this week - drew a packed house this evening.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Wed Aug 06, 2014
KATV Little Rock
Jacksonville Day Disappointment
There was supposed to be free food, bounce houses, music and a barbeque cook-off this past weekend at Dupree Park in Jacksonville.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
The City Wire
Gov. Beebe announces 22 appointments to boards and commissions
Dr. Clifton Braker, West Fork, to the Northwest Technical Institute Board of Directors.
Log Cabin Democrat
'Ride to Rebuild' set for Aug. 9
With kickstands up and engines started, motorcyclists will thunder into Vilonia around 10:30 a.m. on Aug. 9 to help raise funds to rebuild the Museum of Veterans and Military History in the city.
Jacksonville Daily News
Students rack up awards at SkillsUSA
Students from Jacksonville-area high school and college technical education programs won the nation's highest awards at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference.
State road budget allots $2.7 million to high-tech gear
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RICK MCFARLAND--08/03/14-- An Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department dynamic message sign over Westbound I-30 approaching West 6th St. in Little Rock Sunday.