posted: 04/18/2014 1:16 p.m.
The Memphis Police Department has charged one of its own officers with sexual battery during a February traffic stop, the department said Friday.
posted: 04/10/2014 12:45 p.m.
The state Board of Education has voted to consolidate the Stephens School District in southern Arkansas with three nearby districts, a move spurred by a declining student population in Stephens.
updated: 03/31/2014 10:26 a.m.
Police say two people were injured in an overnight shooting at a Little Rock Waffle House.
posted: 03/31/2014 7:26 a.m.
MEMPHIS — Memphis police have charged a driver in a hit-and-run crash that killed a man who was walking on the sidewalk near his home.
posted: 03/28/2014 3:09 p.m.
The Arkansas State Board of Education has voted to continue state control over two financially troubled school districts.
updated: 03/26/2014 9:35 a.m.
A judge on Wednesday set high bails for three men each charged in one of two bank robberies committed just hours apart Tuesday in Little Rock.
posted: 03/20/2014 4:23 p.m.
COOKEVILLE, Tenn. — The great-niece of the late singer Johnny Cash has been found stabbed to death and stuffed in a box in a house, authorities in Tennessee said Thursday.
updated: 03/20/2014 11:41 a.m.
The state board of education has voted unanimously to allow an election to determine if Jacksonville can create its own school district.
updated: 03/20/2014 10:40 a.m.
DUNCAN, Okla. — Two Oklahoma teenagers charged in the shooting death of an Australian baseball player in Oklahoma have pleaded innocent and waived their right to a speedy trial.
posted: 03/20/2014 7:55 a.m.
LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Board of Education is set to review requests by school districts across the state to reduce their academic years after winter storms that forced some students to miss almost a month's worth of classes.
updated: 03/17/2014 9:42 a.m.
Cabot police are investigating after an early morning fight Monday left one man dead and another injured.
posted: 03/15/2014 5:29 p.m.
AUSTIN, Texas — Rapper Tyler, The Creator, was arrested Saturday for allegedly inciting a riot during a show at the South By Southwest music festival.
posted: 03/14/2014 2:29 p.m.
NEW ORLEANS — New Orleans police say a man was shot to death with the gun he used to sexually assault a woman.
posted: 03/13/2014 9 a.m.
Authorities say a Little Rock man fatally shot his brother Wednesday night in Little Rock, but that the motive remains in unclear.
posted: 03/12/2014 4:16 p.m.
DUNCAN, Okla. — An Oklahoma judge says two teenagers charged with first-degree murder must face a trial in the shooting death of an Australian baseball player. Prosecutors say a third suspect will testify against them.