posted: 01/28/2015 3:43 p.m.
Work on Interstate 40 in Pope County will require a short-term lane closure, state highway officials said Wednesday.
updated: 01/28/2015 3:35 p.m.
The state Board of Education has voted to take over the Little Rock School District, removing the local school board immediately but keeping Superintendent Dexter Suggs on an interim basis.
posted: 01/28/2015 3:03 p.m.
Authorities are searching on Wednesday for a missing Little Rock man.
posted: 01/28/2015 2:22 p.m.
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court has ordered Oklahoma to postpone lethal injections executions using a controversial sedative until the court rules in a challenge involving the drug.
posted: 01/28/2015 1:51 p.m.
State economic development officials and Gov. Asa Hutchinson have scheduled a job-creation announcement in Conway on Thursday.
posted: 01/28/2015 1:40 p.m.
LUBBOCK, Texas — A Texas prison guard who was critically injured in a prison bus wreck that killed 10 people has been released from a Lubbock hospital and moved to a rehabilitation center to continue his recovery.
posted: 01/28/2015 12:26 p.m.
LITTLE ROCK — A panel discussion on the benefits and detriments of devoting a specific month to Black History Month is scheduled next week.
updated: 01/28/2015 12:01 p.m.
A state House of Representatives committee rejected a bill Wednesday that would separate the Martin Luther King Jr. and Robert E. Lee holiday into two.
posted: 01/28/2015 11:57 a.m.
Little Rock police are investigating a Tuesday night armed robbery in a Baseline Road mobile-home park.
posted: 01/28/2015 11 a.m.
FAYETTEVILLE — An Arkansas prosecutor says three people have been sentenced to a combined total of more than 32 years in federal prison for drug-trafficking offenses.
posted: 01/28/2015 10:43 a.m.
Wildlife biologists at the University of Arkansas have captured and documented the first northern saw-whet owl in the state.
posted: 01/28/2015 10:34 a.m.
Free tax help will be available in locations across Arkansas this coming “Super Saturday,” the Central Arkansas Development Council said Wednesday.
posted: 01/28/2015 10:14 a.m.
The Museum of Discovery’s Wow Gallery has been turned into a construction zone, Jennifer Nixon writes in Thursday's Arkansas Weekend section.
updated: 01/28/2015 9:25 a.m.
A bill that would fulfill Gov. Asa Hutchinson's plan to extend the private option through the end of 2016 and to create a task force to overhaul Arkansas' Medicaid system beyond that has passed a Senate committee.
posted: 01/28/2015 9:19 a.m.
MAGNOLIA — Accreditation of Southern Arkansas University's College of Business has been extended for five years.