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Jacksonville judge to waive court fees

posted: 05/27/2015 3:11 a.m. Discuss

The Jacksonville District Court will suspend a court fee for people wanted on certain misdemeanor charges if they appear before a judge June 12.

Brother admits to death of sibling

posted: 05/27/2015 3:10 a.m. Discuss

A Silver Alert for two missing Conway County brothers was canceled Tuesday evening after one of the brothers admitted to causing the death of his brother.

2 offer to pay specialist to aid LR School District

posted: 05/27/2015 3:09 a.m. Discuss

Leaders of the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation and the Arkansas Public Policy Panel on Tuesday offered to pay for a specialist in community engagement to aid the state-controlled Little Rock School District in rebuilding public support.

Trauma in childhood costly later, Medicaid panelists told

posted: 05/27/2015 3:06 a.m. Discuss

To curb Arkansas' health care costs, state leaders need to understand how trauma can have long-lasting effects on children's use of medical services over their lifetimes, a New Jersey doctor told a state advisory panel on Tuesday.

Gay-nuptials judge gets suit on licenses' validity

posted: 05/27/2015 3:05 a.m. Discuss

A lawsuit that seeks to force Arkansas to recognize the validity of state marriage licenses issued to same-sex couples has been assigned to a new judge, one who performed some of those weddings last year.

'09 suit against police resurfaces

posted: 05/27/2015 3:03 a.m. Discuss

A civil-rights lawsuit alleging that Little Rock police used unnecessary deadly force in the Nov. 3, 2009, shooting death of Landris Hawkins, 28, has been refiled in federal court, a year after the parties agreed to drop it for the time being.

Mother testifies in Holly defense she used drugs

posted: 05/27/2015 3:02 a.m. Discuss

Convicted murderer Zachary Holly's mother said Tuesday she used drugs with him when he was 10 years old.

Motorcyclist killed in crash

posted: 05/27/2015 2:59 a.m. Discuss

A motorcyclist was killed in a Monday night wreck in Jonesboro, Arkansas State Police said.

W. Memphis man charged in murder

posted: 05/27/2015 2:58 a.m. Discuss

Authorities charged a West Memphis man Tuesday with first-degree murder in the slaying of a man police found in a West Memphis motel.

Lane closures set for LR interchange

posted: 05/27/2015 2:57 a.m. Discuss

Construction will require lane closures at the Interstate 430/Interstate 630 interchange in Little Rock beginning today, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said.

Daily record

posted: 05/27/2015 2:56 a.m. Discuss

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Police beat

posted: 05/27/2015 2:56 a.m. Discuss

Sherwood shooting suspect in custody A man wanted in connection with a shooting at a Sherwood apartment complex last week surrendered to police Tuesday.

Noteworthy Deaths: N.Y. congressman convicted in Abscam

updated: 05/27/2015 2:54 a.m. Discuss

NEW YORK -- Former U.S. Rep. John Murphy, who represented Staten Island for 18 years before being caught in the Abscam corruption scandal in the late 1970s, has died. He was 88.

Other days

posted: 05/27/2015 2:52 a.m. Discuss

100 years ago May 27, 1915 MOUNTAIN HOME -- The heavy rains of the last four days have damaged much alfalfa which was being cut and cured. This is the first cutting and was badly needed for feed.

Pulaski County notebook

posted: 05/27/2015 2:50 a.m. Discuss

County to add 31st, 32nd tornado sirens Two more tornado sirens are headed to west Pulaski County.


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