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King Team hosts discussion, cleanup

The Interested Citizens for Voter Registration King Team Pen or Pencil students complete a service learning project Saturday, April 19. Participants also discussed race , racism, problems and solutions in the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park with mentors and parents. The discussion was facilitated by the Department of Interior National Park Ranger Toni Phinisey-Webber from the Little Rock National Parks Service. Special to The Commercial

Candidate forum

Luther Sutter said Monday evening that he entered the Division 5 At Large District 11 West Circuit Court judicial race against sitting Judge Jodi Dennis because she disqualified him from a case five years ago.

Tributes to Charles Jones

The following are tributes to Charles Edward Jones III from our readers. Send yours to or post them on our Facebook page. Jones was killed in a hit-and-run traffic accident Friday.

Preliminary injunction sought in voter ID case

LITTLE ROCK — The plaintiffs in a lawsuit challenging Arkansas’ voter ID law said in a court filing Wednesday that they, and all Arkansas voters, will be irreparably harmed if a judge does not bar enforcement of the law before the May 20 primary and nonpartisan election.