posted: 10/23/2016 5:06 a.m.
Fourteen people are running for election Nov. 8 to the School Board for the Pulaski County Special School District -- a district that is exiting five years of state control during which it had no elected board.
posted: 10/23/2016 4:37 a.m.
A city planning commissioner and a former city alderman running for an open Ward 3 seat make up the only municipal race in North Little Rock in the Nov. 8 general election.
posted: 10/23/2016 4:34 a.m.
Both candidates for the Ward 4 position on the Little Rock Board of Directors say public safety will be their No. 1 priority.
posted: 10/23/2016 4:08 a.m.
Officials working for Secretary of State Mark Martin expect turnout for the Nov. 8 general election to be higher than in the past two presidential election years of 2008 and 2012, a spokesman said.
posted: 10/23/2016 4:04 a.m.
A decade or so ago, a 3-year-old boy was run over by a car in Alabama.
posted: 10/23/2016 4:02 a.m.
The push for medical marijuana in Arkansas started with Denele Campbell and a woman she watched die of cancer.
posted: 10/23/2016 3:41 a.m.
Early voting starts Monday. The following is a list of contested county and municipal races on the Nov. 8 general election ballot. An asterisk (*) denotes incumbents, (D) Democrats, (R) Republicans and (L) for Libertarian. See the online list of candidates at arkansasonline. com/2016countyraces/
posted: 10/23/2016 3:39 a.m.
Lonoke Police Chief Patrick Mulligan is mounting his third campaign for Pulaski County sheriff against 10-year Democratic incumbent Charles "Doc" Holladay, who won roughly 70 percent of the vote in 2008 and 2010.
posted: 10/23/2016 3:38 a.m.
In his attempt to beat Sen. Jane English of North Little Rock, Democratic candidate Joe Woodson Jr. is panning the Republican incumbent over her support for legislation exempting capital gains in excess of $10 million from income taxes.
posted: 10/23/2016 3:36 a.m.
Incumbent Gene Fortson and challengers Jason Ferguson and Clayton Johnson say voters have a choice of three very different candidates for the only contested at-large seat on the Little Rock Board of Directors in the Nov. 8 election.
posted: 10/23/2016 3:31 a.m.
Early voting starts Monday for the Nov. 8 general election. Following is a list of candidates in contested races for president and vice president, Congress, the Legislature and judicial positions. An asterisk (*) denotes an incumbent and affiliations are denoted by (B) Better For America, (C) Constitution, (D) Democrat, (G) Green, (I) independent, (L) Libertarian, (NP) nonpartisan judicial, (R) Republican and (W) write-in. Candidates listed in alphabetical order.
posted: 10/23/2016 3:27 a.m.
Early voting in Pulaski County for the Nov. 8 general election begins Monday at the Pulaski County Regional Building and at eight other locations in Little Rock, North Little Rock, Jacksonville, Sherwood and Maumelle.
updated: 10/23/2016 3:20 a.m.
Travelers campaign for Clinton in East
posted: 10/23/2016 2:50 a.m.
Five people are trying to unseat the incumbent Jonesboro mayor in a race dominated by talk of pay raises for safety officers, a failed property maintenance code and drainage issues in the city of 71,550.
posted: 10/23/2016 2:33 a.m.
Residents of a south Arkansas county will decide Nov. 8 whether to allow alcohol sales in their shrinking area on the edge of Texarkana.