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McDaniel warns of ‘spoofing’

Apr 18, 2014 3:28pm

Many Arkansas consumers use their cell phone Caller ID to avoid unwanted calls from telemarketers. But the popular wireless feature is susceptible to fraud.

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel...

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Critics: Law lets youth services agency shed accountability

Updated: Aug 08, 2013 8:49pm

Earlier this year, the state awarded the family of a slain Little Rock man $1 million after the Arkansas Claims Commission determined the state Division of Youth Services was liable for releasing...

Beebe urges cooperation on broadband study

Updated: Aug 01, 2013 7:15pm

Gov. Mike Beebe on Monday urged public school administrators to cooperate with a statewide study of broadband capacity in schools.

In a speech at a conference of the Arkansas Association of...

KFFB’s Connell elected to statewide office

Updated: Aug 01, 2013 7:15pm

KFFB’s Connell elected to statewide office

The Arkansas Broadcasters Association recently held its annual convention in Little Rock.

Bob Connell of KFFB, 106.1 FM, was elected...

Clark seeks re-election as 4th division circuit judge

Jul 24, 2013 9:36pm

Judge David M. Clark, 45, of Conway, has announced that he is seeking re-election to his current seat as Fourth Division Circuit judge for the 20th Judicial District of Arkansas.

Clark has...

Vocal critics take on Common Core educational standards

Jul 24, 2013 9:36pm

By John Lyon

Arkansas News Bureau

A national education initiative intended to make sure public school students in the U.S. keep pace with better performing students in other countries...

Foster seeks 5th division circuit seat

Jul 17, 2013 5:19pm

Judge H.G. Foster has announced his candidacy for the 5th Division Circuit Court judgeship in the 20th Judicial District. The 20th District is made up of Faulkner, Van Buren and Searcy counties....

Changes coming for parole system

Updated: Jul 17, 2013 6:41pm

The interim director of the Department of Community Correction told lawmakers Monday she hopes to have recommendations for potential changes within the system later this summer.

Sheila Sharp...

Lottery officials eye other actions

Updated: Jul 17, 2013 6:40pm

The state lottery director said Monday he is confident no other employees were involved in a scheme by the lottery’s former deputy director of security to steal lottery prize money, though he said...

Pryor raises almost $4 million

Updated: Jul 17, 2013 6:40pm

U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor, D-Ark., has amassed nearly $4 million for his re-election campaign, which is expected to be among the most hard fought in the nation.

Pryor appears to hold nearly a...

AG: New law doesn’t allow open carry

Jul 10, 2013 11:47pm

AG: New law doesn’t allow open carry

A new state law intended to make technical corrections to Arkansas’ concealed carry law does not allow a person to...

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