posted: 04/20/2014 3:46 p.m.
The U.S. Geological Survey reports that several small earthquakes have been recorded near Fairfield Bay in central Arkansas.
posted: 04/20/2014 1:12 p.m.
Police in Pine Bluff say the suspected driver in a fatal hit-and-run collision that killed a teenager has been arrested.
posted: 04/20/2014 11:02 a.m.
Pulaski County sheriff’s deputies are investigating a Sunday morning shooting that left three people injured.
posted: 04/20/2014 4:48 a.m.
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.
posted: 04/20/2014 4:44 a.m.
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.
posted: 04/20/2014 4:42 a.m.
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.
posted: 04/20/2014 4:27 a.m.
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.
posted: 04/20/2014 4:17 a.m.
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.
posted: 04/20/2014 4:14 a.m.
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.
posted: 04/20/2014 4:11 a.m.
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.
posted: 04/20/2014 4:09 a.m.
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.
posted: 04/20/2014 4:04 a.m.
RISING STAR: Poyen native Justin Moore was recently named “New Artist of the Year” during the Academy of Country Music’s annual awards ceremony.
posted: 04/20/2014 4:03 a.m.
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.
posted: 04/20/2014 4:01 a.m.
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.
posted: 04/20/2014 3:56 a.m.
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.