posted: 07/04/2015 4:09 a.m.
Little Rock’s Baseline Elementary School — labeled as an “academically distressed” school because of years of low pupil test scores on state exams — started this summer as the proverbial blank canvas.
posted: 07/03/2015 12:21 p.m.
Benton police said Friday that they have arrested a man suspected in 16 burglaries and other property crimes.
posted: 07/03/2015 4:12 a.m.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Thursday appointed three new members to the Arkansas Board of Education, his first appointees to the nine-member board that oversees the state's public school districts and open-enrollment charter schools.
posted: 07/03/2015 3:01 a.m.
After 45 years of service to Southern Arkansas University, President David Rankin retired Tuesday from overseeing the day-to-day operations of the university.
posted: 07/03/2015 2:47 a.m.
Mid-South Community College officially became the newest member of the ASU System -- Arkansas State University Mid-South -- on Thursday after approval by the Higher Learning Commission, System President Chuck Welch announced in a news release.
posted: 07/02/2015 3:39 p.m.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Thursday announced three new appointees to vacant positions on the Arkansas Board of Education.
posted: 07/02/2015 10:52 a.m.
WEST MEMPHIS — Mid-South Community College in West Memphis is now a part of the Arkansas State University System and is now known as Arkansas State University Mid-South.
posted: 06/26/2015 4:30 a.m.
A vice chancellor overseeing diversity and community programs will take over in an interim role as the top student-affairs officer at the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville, the university announced Thursday.
posted: 06/26/2015 4:27 a.m.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is recruiting 240 girls for a medical study.
posted: 06/26/2015 4:26 a.m.
Southern Arkansas University officials will hold a ceremonial tree planting in honor of incoming President Trey Berry on Wednesday.
posted: 06/26/2015 3:58 a.m.
A University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences assistant professor has received a two-year grant to study the genetics of Borrelia burgdorferi, the bacterium that causes Lyme disease.
posted: 06/23/2015 4:36 p.m.
Kendra Clay has been hired as the new Arkansas Department of Education's general counsel, Education Commissioner Johnny Key announced Tuesday.
posted: 06/23/2015 2:11 p.m.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Tuesday spoke to the Rotary Club of Little Rock and touched on topics including student assessments and his recent economic development trip to Europe.
posted: 06/23/2015 2:01 p.m.
The new superintendent of the Little Rock School District on Tuesday likened the organization before he took over last month to a shut-down morgue or a paddle boat being rowed in different directions at the same time.
posted: 06/23/2015 10:33 a.m.
JONESBORO — Two Arkansas boys are accused of mutilating and killing a kitten after one of them told a neighbor.