- Arkansas Black Hall of Fame names 6 inductees Updated: Sep-02-15 2:58 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas Black Hall of Fame Foundation will induct six new members who represent the fields of education, sports and the arts.
- Tuesday's Scores Updated: Sep-01-15 9:24 pm
Cent Ark Christian 34, Arkansas Baptist 6
- State police investigating officer-involved shooting Updated: Sep-01-15 8:07 pm
HELENA-WEST HELENA, Arkansas - The Arkansas State Police is investigating after a Helena-West Helena police officer shot a person.
- Arkansas AG: Local LGBT protections barred by state law Updated: Sep-01-15 7:43 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Five local measures prohibiting discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity cannot be enforced because of a new Arkansas law barring such protections, Attorney General Leslie Rutledge wrote in a nonbinding opinion Tuesday.
- Arkansas governor asked to set execution dates for 8 inmates Updated: Sep-01-15 7:37 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas' attorney general has asked Gov. Asa Hutchinson to set execution dates for eight death row inmates in what would be the state's first executions in a decade.
- Fort Smith attorney wants court to preserve Southside mascot Updated: Sep-01-15 7:35 pm
FORT SMITH, Arkansas - A Fort Smith attorney wants a judge to stop his local school district from ditching the Rebel mascot at Southside High School.
- Prosecutors announce settlement in Arkansas minerals case Updated: Sep-01-15 6:45 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Federal prosecutors in Arkansas say an energy company has agreed to pay the U.S. government $950,000 to settle a mineral trespass case.
- Covered wagon overturns, snarls traffic on Arkansas highway Updated: Sep-01-15 6:04 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - History bumped into modern times when a covered wagon overturned on a busy Arkansas interstate, snarling traffic for a short time.
- 46 Arkansas schools identified for low performance on tests Updated: Sep-01-15 4:25 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas Department of Education has identified 46 schools around the state with consistently low performance on state tests.
- Arkansas governor: Change higher education funding formula Updated: Sep-01-15 1:59 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson is calling for changes in how the state funds higher education institutions and college scholarships in an effort to boost graduation rates.
- Lawrence County OKs placing tax issue on November ballot Updated: Sep-01-15 12:59 pm
WALNUT RIDGE, Arkansas - Voters in a northeast Arkansas county will be asked this fall to approve a sales tax increase to help build and maintain a new jail.
- Man pleads guilty after causing over $100K in damage Updated: Sep-01-15 11:38 am
HOT SPRINGS, Arkansas - An Arkansas man has pleaded guilty to a criminal mischief charge after authorities say he caused more than $100,000 in damages to his former employer's property.
- Lawsuit filed against Fayetteville anti-discrimination vote Updated: Sep-01-15 3:07 am
FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas - A Fayetteville group has filed a class-action lawsuit seeking to stop a special election on the city's proposed civil-rights ordinance to protect gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender residents from discrimination.
- Ex-LR schools chief loses doctorate amid plagiarism question Updated: Aug-31-15 7:43 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - An Indiana university said Monday that the former head of the Little Rock School District no longer holds a doctorate from the school, and the district said it is no longer obligated to pay ex-Superintendent Dexter Suggs under the terms of a settlement agreement.
- Bielema confident about Arkansas defense despite turnover Updated: Aug-31-15 6:33 pm
FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas - Arkansas lost four top defensive players to the NFL, and coach Bret Bielema thinks the unit can pick up where it left off last season.
- Federal lawmakers announce $8.5M in FAA grants for airports Updated: Aug-31-15 5:24 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Members of Arkansas' congressional delegation have announced $8.5 million in Federal Aviation Administration grants to improve airports throughout the state.
- University of Arkansas banning use of drones on campus Updated: Aug-31-15 4:34 pm
FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas - The University of Arkansas is banning the use of drones and remote-controlled model aircraft on or over the Fayetteville campus without prior approval.
- Appeals panel sides with Arkansas school district Updated: Aug-31-15 4:10 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A lower court was correct to toss a lawsuit filed by parents who claimed the Blytheville School District improperly opted out of an act that allowed them to send their children to neighboring districts, an 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals panel said Monday.
- Arkansas sheriff wants voluntary tax to fund pay raises Updated: Aug-31-15 3:53 pm
TEXARKANA, Arkansas - The Hempstead County sheriff is proposing a voluntary tax as a "last-ditch effort" to fund pay raises for deputies and jailers.
- US Sen. Tom Cotton meets with Netanyahu in Israel Updated: Aug-31-15 3:47 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Republican U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton says he talked about the Iran nuclear agreement with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a weeklong trip to Israel.
- Reward offered in Little Rock playground arson cases Updated: Aug-31-15 2:34 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Little Rock School District is offering a reward for information about suspicious fires at two elementary school playgrounds.
- Arkansas Democrats hire new executive director Updated: Aug-31-15 10:56 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Arkansas Democratic Party has hired a former official with the party in Montana to be its new executive director.
- Robinson project to cause lane closures in Little Rock Updated: Aug-31-15 7:43 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Ongoing renovations to the Robinson Center Music Hall will cause more traffic slowdowns in downtown Little Rock.
- Body found in Little Red River in White County Updated: Aug-31-15 3:55 am
SEARCY, Arkansas - Authorities are investigating after a body was found in the Little Red River in White County.
- Arkansas poet wins 2015 Porter Fund Literary Prize Updated: Aug-30-15 4:34 pm
FAYETTEVILLE, Arkansas - Arkansas poet Davis McCombs has been selected as the recipient of the 2015 Porter Fund Literary Prize.