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USGS reports several small earthquakes in Arkansas

posted: 04/20/2014 3:46 p.m. Discuss

The U.S. Geological Survey reports that several small earthquakes have been recorded near Fairfield Bay in central Arkansas.

Teen killed in hit-and-run crash, driver arrested

posted: 04/20/2014 1:12 p.m. Discuss

Police in Pine Bluff say the suspected driver in a fatal hit-and-run collision that killed a teenager has been arrested.

Easter morning shooting injures 3

posted: 04/20/2014 11:02 a.m. Discuss

Pulaski County sheriff’s deputies are investigating a Sunday morning shooting that left three people injured.

Running through tears, fears

posted: 04/20/2014 4:48 a.m. Discuss

Sitting cross-legged on a bench high above the black asphalt and white stripes of the Forest Heights Middle School track, Cortney Allison swiped at the flurry of long, blond ringlets blown into her face by a sudden breeze.

Agency: 4 candidates have back-taxes liens

posted: 04/20/2014 4:44 a.m. Discuss

The Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration had active liens last week for unpaid income taxes against at least four judicial candidates and one state representative who is running for re-election.

County, court records on 70 reveal IRS owed thousands

posted: 04/20/2014 4:42 a.m. Discuss

Two state House of Representatives candidates running in the May 20 primary owe tens of thousands of dollars in past-due income taxes and penalties to the Internal Revenue Service, tax records show.

Science fair names winners, taps one to vie in LA

posted: 04/20/2014 4:27 a.m. Discuss

Yeongwoo Hwang of Jonesboro, a senior at the Arkansas School for Mathematics, Science and the Arts in Hot Springs, is the top individual winner in the Southwestern Energy Arkansas Science and Engineering Fair and will advance next month to an international competition in Los Angeles.

Rivals face off on credentials for state helm

posted: 04/20/2014 4:17 a.m. Discuss

Republican gubernatorial candidates Curtis Coleman and Asa Hutchinson clashed Saturday with Coleman calling Hutchinson a Washington, D.C., insider and Hutchinson expressing shock over Coleman’s suggestion that super projects aren’t what the state needs.

5 spar for GOP shot at Congress

posted: 04/20/2014 4:14 a.m. Discuss

The Republican candidates for Congress in the 2nd and 4th congressional districts squared off in two Saturday debates sponsored by the Arkansas Federation of Young Republicans.

Education key for 2 in GOP House race

posted: 04/20/2014 4:11 a.m. Comment 1

The Republican primary for the Arkansas House of Representatives seat in District 32 pits two retirees concerned about education and income tax against each other.

Private option a divider in race for Senate’s District 17

posted: 04/20/2014 4:09 a.m. Discuss

An architect of Arkansas’ version of the Medicaid expansion is running for the state Senate in District 17, but has two opponents, including one who opposes government-funded private health-insurance policies for poor Arkansans.

PAPER TRAILS: Moore set to return for concert

posted: 04/20/2014 4:04 a.m. Discuss

RISING STAR: Poyen native Justin Moore was recently named “New Artist of the Year” during the Academy of Country Music’s annual awards ceremony.

Residents in LR ward spurn traffic circle approved earlier

posted: 04/20/2014 4:03 a.m. Discuss

A proposed traffic-calming measure in Little Rock’s Pleasant Valley neighborhood has been halted after many residents opposed the necessity and effectiveness of the plan.

Parking-lot shooting kills LR man

posted: 04/20/2014 4:01 a.m. Comment 1

A Little Rock man is dead after a Friday night argument escalated into gunfire in the parking lot of a southwest Little Rock apartment complex.

Investor to speak at Clinton School

posted: 04/20/2014 3:56 a.m. Discuss

Alberto Chang-Rajii, the president and founder of Grupo Arcano, a private-equity and venture-capital firm focused on developing companies in the fields of energy, natural resources and innovative technology, will speak Tuesday at the University of Arkansas Clinton School of Public Service.


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