10 min ago
Removing some of the waste from college
The Arkansas Razorbacks lost to both Mississippi schools this year in football, but at least the state leads in another, more important area: the number of adults age 25-64 with college degrees.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
National Review Online
Talk is Cheap, Mr. President. Prove You Care About Low-Income Children by Supporting Vouchers
"The idea that so many children are born into poverty in the wealthiest nation on Earth is heartbreaking enough," Obama said during his speech today at the Center for American Progress, "but the idea that a child may never be able to escape that poverty, because she lacks a decent education or health care or a community that views her future as ... (more)
Daily Flyer: Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013
The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm warning for Northwest Arkansas ahead of expected rain and cold weather on Thursday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
City Council primer: Dec. 3, 2013
A meeting of the Fayetteville City Council begins at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 inside room 219 of the City Administration Building, located at 113 W. Mountain Street in Fayetteville.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The City Wire
Federal bank - bailout' turns five, bankers await auction
It's been five years since the U.S. Treasury Department threw out a life line to banks as part of the Troubled Asset Relief Program in an effort to stabilize the wobbly economy, shore up bank balance sheets and spur lending.
Log Cabin Democrat
Who is Brock Thompson
Thompson, a programs coordinator for the Library of Congress Poetry and Literature Center in Washington D.C., said he has tried twice before to make it onto the answer-and-question quiz show.
UA to host 'Pictures with Santa' on Dec. 4
UA students and Fayetteville residents will have an opportunity to get their photos made with Santa Claus this week on the University of Arkansas campus.
Houston couple gives $3M to UA engineering college
A $3 million gift from a University of Arkansas graduate will create an endowed position at the university's College of Engineering.
Daily Policy Digest
Louisiana Voucher Program Helps School Desegregation
The Louisiana Scholarship Program , also known as the Student Scholarships for Educational Excellence Program, provides public funds for low-income students in low-performing public schools to enroll in local private schools.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The City Wire
A nod to the traveling man
Editor's note: Maylon Rice is a former newspaper reporter, columnist and editor at several newspapers over the past 40 years.
Now Playing Onstage in Little Rock - Week of 12/01/2013
CHRISTMAS WITH THE WIND SYMPHONY Little Rock Wind Symphony 12/5-12/5/2013 To celebrate the season, we have an extravaganza of your favorite Christmas carols performed by the Little Rock Wind Symphony and fabulous guest artists.
Fayetteville School Board Gets Update On Property Tax Lawsuit
The School District is waiting for the outcome of a lawsuit to find out if the University of Arkansas will have to pay back taxes on property.
Suzanna DeLay, a sophomore at the University of Arkansas from Fort Smith, parks her scooter Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, before going to class on the university campus in Fayetteville.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Stuffed on leftovers open line
This and that to chew on: today's New York Times reports on the recent decision by the University of Arkansas to go drop down to one game per year in Little Rock, and the broader trend against home away from home games in college football; Ezra Klein has a great roundup of what the administration's self-imposed Obamacare deadline tomorrow means; ... (more)
Okla. St., Ark. St. coaches are Broyles nominees
The Rotary Club of Little Rock announced the nominees that include ASU assistant head coach Kent Riddle and OSU defensive coordinator Glenn Spencer.
RSD students make farm to table connections
Russellville students had the opportunity this week to learn about where their food comes from.
Views of a student leader
Whether you're a reader who cheers the months of aggressive newspaper reporting and commentary about the multimillion-dollar budget deficit at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, or sees that ongoing effort in an entirely different light, there's little question that many who work and attend classes on the Hill have some strong opinions on ... (more)
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Customer Interaction Solutions
University of Arkansas Assigned Patent
By Targeted News Service ALEXANDRIA, Va., Nov. 30 -- The University of Arkansas, Little Rock, Ark., and Rohm, Japan, have been assigned a patent developed by Takukazu Otsuka, Kyoto, Japan, Keiji Okumura, Kyoto, Japan, and Brian Lynn Rowden, Springdale, Ark., for a "high melting point soldering layer alloyed by transient liquid phase and fabrication ... (more)
Traffic Stop Near West Fork Nets Marijuana
A man who told authorities he was headed to Fayetteville to cut hair for the University of Arkansas football team was arrested Wednesday in connection with felony possession of a controlled substance and resisting arrest.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Walking into the University of Arkansas' impressive Inn at Carnall Hall last Tuesday, I was struck by the level of energy emanating from one of the Inn's large conference rooms, where a reading was about to take place.