More ↓

Hutchinson appoints 20 to road panel

May 06, 2015 6:05pm

LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Wednesday named 20 people to a working group that will look for ways to address the state’s highway needs.

During this year’s legislative session,...


Multipurpose, aquatics planning committee discusses features of proposed centers

May 06, 2015 6:05pm

Planning committee members of a proposed multipurpose and aquatics centers discussed what amenities they expect to exist in those buildings on Wednesday.

The proposed buildings are...

Undercover video shows Wal-Mart supplier hitting pigs

May 06, 2015 6:05pm

LITTLE ROCK — The animals rights group Mercy For Animals on Wednesday called on Walmart to adopt stricter standards for its pork suppliers and showed reporters a video of workers hitting pigs at...

Hogs’ bullpen has keyed resurgence

May 06, 2015 6:05pm

FAYETTEVILLE — Fans weren’t the only ones who thought the Arkansas baseball team was in for a long year back in early spring. Pitching coach Dave Jorn’s 34 years of experience at the college and...


Hot Springs approves anti-discrimination ordinance

May 06, 2015 6:05pm

LITTLE ROCK — Hot Springs has joined Little Rock in approving an ordinance that prohibits the city and its vendors from discriminating against people based on their sexual orientation or gender...


Treasurer suspends policy of deleting emails after 30 days

May 06, 2015 7:05pm

LITTLE ROCK — The office of state Treasurer Dennis Milligan says it has suspended its policy of deleting all office emails after 30 days.

The Arkansas News Bureau first reported April 26...


Doctor sentenced for photographing patients nude

May 06, 2015 6:05pm

LITTLE ROCK — A former Paragould doctor was sentenced Wednesday to three years in prison for secretly taking nude photographs of female patients.

Dr. Paul Becton, 69, pleaded guilty in...


Pine Bluff man gives back by giving art

May 06, 2015 6:05pm

Harold Goodlow Jr. has found a way to beautify the community and earn an income at the same time.

Not that he is in it just for the money, Goodlow is quick to point out.

“I’ve always...


Cousins to continue tradition at UAPB commencement

May 06, 2015 5:05pm

For cousins Cornovious “CJ” Branch Jr. and Tara A. Branch, completing an education at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff is a celebration of a family tradition.

During commencement,...

Camden Road Homemakers learn spa treatment tips

May 06, 2015 5:05pm

The Camden Road Homemakers Club learned how to create their own home spa experience at their April meeting.

The group learned that much of the same body, mind and spirit renewal that are...