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Presentation set for Arkansas Ten Commandments monument plan
Apr 27, 2017 7:25 pm
LITTLE ROCK ? A panel tasked with approving the design and location of a Ten Commandments monument will consider a group's plans for building the statue outside the Arkansas Capitol.
Arkansas State names 3 finalists for chancellor's post
Apr 27, 2017 7:17 pm
JONESBORO ? Arkansas State University has named three finalists to become chancellor of the university's Jonesboro campus.
Robber takes headphones from Best Buy in Arkansas, threatens to shoot employees, police say
Apr 27, 2017 6:02 pm
A robber took a pair of headphones from a Best Buy in Jonesboro Wednesday afternoon, left the store, came back and then threatened to shoot store employees when they tried to stop her from leaving aga...
1 tornado confirmed in Arkansas; crews investigating another
Apr 27, 2017 4:59 pm
The National Weather Service in Little Rock confirmed an EF0 tornado in northern Yell County Thursday morning.
UA professor featured in Smithsonian Channel documentary airing next week
Apr 27, 2017 3:58 pm
A University of Arkansas geosciences professor is featured in a Smithsonian Channel documentary about Petra, Jordan that is set to air Monday, according to a news release.
Authorities: 2 children listed as 'critically missing' after last seen days ago in Arkansas
Apr 27, 2017 3:21 pm
Two children are listed as ?critically missing? after they were last seen days ago in Arkansas, according to authorities.
Wider I-30 plan only shifts jams, planners advise
Apr 27, 2017 9:30 am
Widening Interstate 30 across the Arkansas River and in portions of downtown Little Rock and North Little Rock would eventually cause bottlenecks and worsen congestion on other sections of the roadway...
4-year savings put at $66M if state cuts Medicaid rolls
Apr 27, 2017 9:30 am
A plan to move about 60,000 Arkansans off the state's expanded Medicaid program will save the state at least $66 million over the next four years while increasing premiums in the state'...
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