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AG reminds consumers of propane tank rules

Nov 20, 2014 4:00pm

Cold weather has arrived in Arkansas and with it comes rising heating costs.

According to a survey of residential energy consumption in Arkansas, home heating accounts for one-fourth of...

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UACCM gets $1.1 million for improvements

Oct 09, 2014 2:28pm

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker announced last month that the Department’s Economic Development Administration (EDA) is awarding $7.5 million in Arkansas to finance projects that will...

Film competition to focus on historic sites

Oct 09, 2014 2:27pm

A new film competition will challenge Arkansas students to create short documentaries focusing on historic properties throughout the state, according to Arkansas Historic Preservation Program...

Yell County priest removed for alleged sexual misconduct

Oct 03, 2014 3:28pm

The bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Little Rock says a Yell County priest has been removed from the ministry and will not be allowed to function as a priest again because of “credible...

Program winds down

Sep 25, 2014 5:28pm

Ozark Opportunities Inc. will close its Regular and Crisis FY 2014 Summer Cooling Home Energy Assistance Programs on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, or prior to the closing date if funds are depleted...

Choctaw man joins Guard

Sep 25, 2014 5:28pm

Pvt. Jerith Pike of Choctaw recently enlisted into the Arkansas Army National Guard and has earned education benefits valued at $50,420.

Pike will serve as an infantryman after attending...

Watch for armyworm invasion

Sep 25, 2014 5:05pm

Livestock and hay producers should be scouring their pastures and hay meadows for fall armyworms. Armyworm infestations can wreak havoc on lawns, hay fields, pastures, and newly planted fall...

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Murphy named to replace ousted judge

Sep 18, 2014 2:31pm

Gov. Mike Beebe on Monday appointed a replacement for a 20th Judicial District circuit judge who was removed by the state Supreme Court for misconduct.

Beebe appointed Conway attorney...

Court urged to reverse gay marriage ruling

Sep 18, 2014 2:28pm

The Arkansas Supreme Court should reverse a circuit judge’s ruling that the state’s ban on same-sex marriage is unconstitutional, Attorney General Dustin McDaniel’s office argued Monday in a court...

State asks to make changes to private option plan

Sep 18, 2014 2:28pm

The Arkansas Department of Human Services on Monday requested federal approval of proposed changes to the so-called private option, the state’s version of Medicaid expansion.

The agency...

Candidates report fundraising

Sep 18, 2014 2:34pm

Republican gubernatorial candidate Asa Hutchinson raised about $50,000 more than Democratic candidate Mike Ross in August, according to monthly campaign finance reports filed Monday with the...

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