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Robey plans math, literacy night

Mar 03, 2015 9:03pm

Math and Literacy Night at Jack Robey Junior High School is scheduled for 6-7:30 p.m.Thursday, March 5. Parents are invited.

CADC to sponsor free tax day March 11 at Fordyce

Mar 03, 2015 9:03pm

The Central Arkansas Development Council will host a free tax day, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 11, at the Dallas County Library in Fordyce.

Workers may get a larger tax refund...

Arkansas delegation praises Netanyahu address

Mar 03, 2015 9:03pm

WASHINGTON — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was praised Tuesday by the entire Arkansas delegation for delivering a clear and compelling case for drawing a hard line against Iran’s...


More than 100 Arkansans businesses sign equality pledge

Mar 03, 2015 9:03pm

NORTH LITTLE ROCK — More than 100 small Arkansas businesses have signed a pledge to support a diverse and inclusive workplace, a civil rights group said Tuesday.

The Human Rights Campaign,...

Arkansas revenues for February up from last year, above forecast

Mar 03, 2015 9:03pm

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas revenues for February were up nearly 3 percent from last year and 7 percent above forecast, the state’s fiscal office said Tuesday.

Net available general revenues...


Center joins Read Across America

Mar 03, 2015 9:03pm

Pine Bluff School District’s 21st Century Community Learning Center recently participated in Read Across America Day.

Participants included Tiffany Copeland, seated in chair, site...

First Lady Hutchinson to visit Arts & Science Center

Mar 03, 2015 8:03pm

Arkansas First Lady Susan Hutchinson will visit the Arts & Science Center for Southeast Arkansas Thursday for the launch of the Heritage Detectives project.

The public is invited to...

Willing Workers learn that laughter improves health

Mar 03, 2015 8:03pm

Willing Workers of White Hall Extension Homemakers Club heard Club President Cheri Aronowitz speak about the benefits of laughter at their monthly meeting Feb. 24.

Aronowitz said that for...

Osteopathic medical school to address physicians shortage

Mar 03, 2015 8:03pm

Eight more staff members for the proposed Arkansas College of Osteopathic Medicine will be hired by April as the state’s first osteopathic medical college takes shape at Chaffee Crossing in Fort...


House education panel advances bills on testing, waivers

Mar 03, 2015 8:03pm

LITTLE ROCK — Bills to abolish the administration of tests aligned with the Common Core State Standards and allow Arkansas public schools to obtain the same waivers that are available to charter...