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Winter forages: What to plant and how much?

Sep 12, 2014 7:09pm

LITTLE ROCK — Matching production of winter forage annuals with livestock needs can be a challenging, but research and farm demonstrations by the University of Arkansas System Division of...

Center provides advanced culinary arts coursework

Sep 12, 2014 7:09pm

FAYETTEVILLE – Food technologists from companies across the United States took part in a 40-hour, five-day hands-on training workshop, Global/Advanced Culinary Arts, Sept. 9-11 at the Center of...

Washington Digest - Senate GOP blocks effort to limit ‘independent expenditures’

Sep 12, 2014 7:09pm

WASHINGTON — Senate Republicans last week blocked a Democrat-led effort to amend the Constitution to allow Congress to limit how much outside groups can spend on political campaigns.


Arkansas Tech sees enrollment increase

Sep 12, 2014 7:09pm

Arkansas Tech University in Russellville on Friday reported a preliminary 11th day enrollment of 12,003 students for the fall 2014 semester, a 5.6 percent increase over fall 2013.

With the...


Auditors: Ex-Cedarville official altered documents, forged signatures to cover theft

Sep 12, 2014 6:09pm

LITTLE ROCK — A former Cedarville city official apparently altered documents and forged signatures to cover the misappropriation of nearly $300,000 in city funds over a period of about six years,...


State board members say they missed irregularities because of lack of training

Sep 12, 2014 6:09pm

LITTLE ROCK — Members of the Arkansas Fire Protection Licensing Board told a legislative committee on Friday that a lack of training was the reason they did not notice irregularities in the former...


John Watson Jr. remembered

Sep 12, 2014 6:09pm

Friends, former students and colleagues of John Watson Jr. remembered him as a dedicated educator whose love of teaching matched his dedication to his students.

An educator in the Watson...


Pine Bluff Transit adds buses, looks to expand routes

Sep 12, 2014 6:09pm

In an effort to better serve residents, Pine Bluff Transit debuted two new buses earlier this month and will welcome a third new bus later this month.

Pine Bluff Transit Director Charlina...


UAM forestry grad student receives grant

Sep 12, 2014 6:09pm

MONTICELLO — Kathy Brautigum of Maplewood, Ohio, a graduate assistant and candidate for the master of science in forest resources degree at the University of Arkansas at Monticello, has received a...

Hotel Pines sees renewed interest

Sep 12, 2014 6:09pm

A group of investors are in the preliminary stages of assessing the feasibility of renovating the historical Hotel Pines in downtown Pine Bluff, according to a local Realtor.

Dee Herring,...