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Report finds education gaps remain

Feb 26, 2015 6:08pm

If Arkansas doesn’t make changes in education policy, students will continue to fall behind. A new report says that the state has made some much-needed progress since the now-famous Lake View case...

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Evans seeks District 68 seat

Oct 16, 2014 7:29pm

Democrat Tachany Evans has announced her candidacy for Arkansas State Representative, District 68. She is campaigning throughout the district and raising funds.

“Whether I am a candidate or...

Drown vies for District 68 seat

Oct 16, 2014 7:28pm

Trevor Drown, a fifth-generation Arkansan and 40-year resident of Pope County, has announced his candidacy in the race for State Representative in District 68.

Drown is dedicated to the...

Party chief files lawsuit, ethics complaint

Oct 16, 2014 7:21pm

State Republican Party Chairman Doyle Webb on Tuesday filed a lawsuit and an ethics complaint against Democratic attorney general candidate Nate Steel, who called the filings a political stunt....

3rd District candidates square off

Oct 16, 2014 7:21pm

CONWAY – The candidates for Arkansas’ 3rd District congressional seat stood in sharp contrast to each other in a debate Tuesday during which they agreed on almost no issue.

U.S. Rep. Steve...

Bill Clinton stumps for Democrats in Arkansas

Oct 16, 2014 7:20pm

Former U.S. President Bill Clinton will return to Arkansas for three days of campaign rallies starting Friday to once again urge voters to turn out for Democrats in the mid-term election.

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Magazine names Harding among South’s best universities

Oct 09, 2014 2:28pm

Harding University has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report as one of the best universities in the South for the 21st consecutive year. The rankings are in the magazine’s 2015 Best Colleges...

House Call

Oct 09, 2014 2:28pm

Q: I consider myself to be fit, so why do I still get sore the day after a workout?

A: The soreness you experience the day after a workout is called delayed onset muscle soreness. This...

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...

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