posted: 04/20/2016 11:41 a.m.
Three schools in Northwest Arkansas took the top spots in U.S. News & World Report rankings of the best high schools in the state.
posted: 04/19/2016 2:03 p.m.
Administrative funding for the Department of Education was held up in committee Tuesday by Senate Democrats upset over the decision not to renew the contract of Little Rock School District Superintendent Baker Kurrus.
posted: 04/07/2016 12:32 p.m.
Ouachita Baptist University on Thursday said it has named a higher-education figure with extensive leadership experience as its 16th president.
posted: 03/29/2016 10:58 a.m.
CONWAY — A judge has postponed the trial of a teenager charged in the shooting deaths of an Arkansas couple so prosecutors can ask the FBI to help access an iPod and iPhone to search for evidence.
posted: 03/17/2016 12:35 p.m.
LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Supreme Court says it won't reconsider its ruling that defendants can be required to pay their bail in cash.
posted: 03/15/2016 10:46 a.m.
JONESBORO — The attorney for a man charged with taking a gun onto the Arkansas State University campus wants the trial moved out of Craighead County.
updated: 03/10/2016 2:06 p.m.
The state Board of Education on Thursday voted to remove the Pulaski County Special and Helena-West Helena school districts from state control and fiscal distress.
posted: 03/02/2016 11:17 a.m.
CLARKSVILLE — The Board of Trustees at the University of the Ozarks in Clarksville has voted to eliminate some mandatory student fees and to keep the cost of tuition unchanged.
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.