posted: 07/27/2015 4:44 a.m.
Little Rock School District leaders are recommending Ronald Self for the job of director of the district’s 125-person safety and security department.
posted: 07/26/2015 1 a.m.
Students from Northwest Arkansas are among the 14 outstanding high school seniors chosen to enter the University of Arkansas Honors College Path Program this fall.
posted: 07/24/2015 5:57 a.m.
The Walton Family Foundation announced Thursday that it is developing a plan for a private school that will serve students at the middle and high school levels.
posted: 07/24/2015 4:23 a.m.
The state-controlled Little Rock School District will use a process at its schools of setting goals, teaching, testing and then reteaching in an effort to affect every student every day, Superintendent Baker Kurrus said Thursday.
posted: 07/24/2015 4:16 a.m.
A trial with the potential to reshape education financing in Arkansas has been rescheduled on the promise Thursday by the attorney general's office to provide information sought by the plaintiff about changes to the funding laws.
posted: 07/24/2015 4:14 a.m.
Ralph Carter, the new superintendent of the Jessieville School District in Garland County, has had a smooth transition into his new position.
posted: 07/23/2015 9 a.m.
The executive director of Little Rock's Metropolitan Housing Alliance entered an innocent plea Thursday in his appeal of a lower court's ruling that he negligently violated the state's Freedom of Information Act.
posted: 07/23/2015 6:39 a.m.
BROKEN ARROW, Okla. — Police in eastern Oklahoma say five people have been found dead and two teenagers were taken into custody.
posted: 07/22/2015 10:18 a.m.
A parole absconder suspected in multiple recent holdups of individuals in Little Rock faces 13 counts of aggravated robbery and four counts of kidnapping.
posted: 07/22/2015 9:56 a.m.
LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas congressional delegation has announced that 9 colleges in the state will share $2 million for student support services programs.
posted: 07/21/2015 4:45 a.m.
About $2.6 million in federal grant money over the next three years will help the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville increase the number of trained nurse practitioners, professors at the two universities said.
posted: 07/17/2015 10:54 p.m.
U.S. marshals and Little Rock police have arrested a third suspect in the slaying of a 68-year-old security guard in his home July 8, police said Friday night.
posted: 07/17/2015 3:53 a.m.
North Little Rock School District leaders decided Thursday night to temporarily suspend the mandatory citywide student registration period that was scheduled for early next week at North Little Rock Middle School.
posted: 07/17/2015 3:06 a.m.
The renewal of a major piece of federal education law this month is of historic significance, Springdale Superintendent Jim Rollins said.
posted: 07/15/2015 2:37 p.m.
LITTLE ROCK — Lawyers for the Pulaski County Special School District say it doesn't support any more school districts being carved out of its boundaries.