posted: 01/27/2016 2:55 p.m.
A $6 million public-private partnership announced Wednesday for Teach for America will add teachers to low-income communities in south and east Arkansas and bring the organization's instructors to Little Rock for the first time, Gov. Asa Hutchinson said.
posted: 01/19/2016 4:51 p.m.
The University of Central Arkansas, clarifying existing policy, announced on Tuesday a campuswide ban on indoor hoverboard use — a move more far-reaching than another in-state university's policy that was implemented earlier this month.
posted: 01/14/2016 2:26 p.m.
A federal judge has approved the new Jacksonville/North Pulaski School District's master building plan despite objections from attorneys representing black children who said it wouldn't provide equal facilities.
posted: 01/01/2016 5:45 a.m.
A 31-year-old North Little Rock man was arrested early Thursday after police found drugs, a loaded handgun and a digital scale in his black Cadillac Escalade, an arrest report said.
posted: 01/01/2016 5:45 a.m.
North Little Rock police arrested a man Thursday after he tried to fight anyone attempting to enter the public restroom at Riverfront Park, a police report said.
posted: 12/14/2015 11:55 a.m.
RUSSELLVILLE — Arkansas Tech University has announced a more than $575,000 grant from the Walton Family Foundation to ATU to maintain continuing education programs for school superintendents and principals across Arkansas.
updated: 12/14/2015 1:29 p.m.
A Baptist church in Little Rock reported $2,100 in musical instruments and equipment stolen in a break-in Sunday morning, according to a police report.
posted: 12/07/2015 3:49 p.m.
STUTTGART — Stuttgart High School English teacher Meghan Ables is the 2016 Arkansas Teacher of the Year.
posted: 12/03/2015 12:43 p.m.
The Arkansas State University System announced Thursday the hiring of a new chancellor at its campus in Beebe to replace the top administrator, who is retiring after 21 years.
posted: 11/30/2015 10:53 a.m.
A woman charged in the stabbing death of a Little Rock man had bail set at $1 million in her first appearance in a Little Rock district court Monday morning.
posted: 11/18/2015 3:26 p.m.
FAYETTEVILLE — The University of Arkansas plans to rename a campus hall to honor the school's retired chancellor, G. David Gearhart.
updated: 11/12/2015 12:47 p.m.
Little Rock School District Superintendent Baker Kurrus presented an academic progress report on his district during Thursday's state Board of Education meeting, emphasizing that administrators are "intervening systematically."
posted: 11/11/2015 8:39 a.m.
Two toddlers were found in the backseat of a car during a North Little Rock traffic stop that led to a drug arrest Tuesday, police said.
posted: 11/11/2015 5:45 a.m.
A Little Rock man was arrested in connection with a single car theft in Little Rock's River Market District after three vehicles have been reported stolen from the area in recent days.
updated: 11/04/2015 12:24 p.m.
A 50-year-old Little Rock man who opened fire outside his home and killed a 15-year-old prankster has been found guilty on all counts.