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Arkansas woman pleads guilty in infant death, gets 6 years for spiking boy’s milk with vodka

posted: 12/09/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

A Searcy woman has pleaded guilty to endangering the welfare of a minor after an infant in her care died and had a blood-alcohol level of 0.07.

Ex-Acxiom CEO gives $300,000 to UCA for computer science fields

posted: 12/09/2016 1 a.m. Discuss

CONWAY — Acxiom founder Charles D. Morgan announced Wednesday that he was giving $300,000 to the University of Central Arkansas for use in the computer science and technology fields.

Ex-Acxiom CEO gives $300,000 to UCA

posted: 12/08/2016 3:12 a.m. Discuss

Acxiom founder Charles D. Morgan announced Wednesday that he was giving $300,000 to the University of Central Arkansas for use in the computer science and technology fields.

Quest for cancer cap births Arkansas-based group

posted: 12/05/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

FAIRFIELD BAY -- When Linda O'Brien learned she would lose her hair during life-extending treatments for terminal cancer, she began searching for a pretty head covering.

State police ID victim in fatal shooting

posted: 12/03/2016 2:55 a.m. Discuss

The Arkansas State Police on Friday identified the man fatally shot during an altercation with law-enforcement officers as an 83-year-old Pope County resident.

Arkansas prosecutor decries woman's release in boy's death

updated: 11/29/2016 9:46 a.m. Comments 9

The prosecutor who handled the case of a woman who helped cover up the murder of 2-year-old Malik Drummond said Monday that her office would have "strenuously objected" to the woman's early release from the state's prison system but never got the chance.

Convict in tot-death cover-up freed

posted: 11/26/2016 3:31 a.m. Comments 3

A woman who lied to protect her boyfriend in the murder of his 2-year-old son is free after serving just more than four months of a 10-year prison sentence.

SAFE AND THANKFUL: Women at Little Rock shelter counting blessings

posted: 11/24/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

A child's bicycle is parked outside the big brick home near a busy interstate. Two others rest on their sides in the fenced yard on a cool, rainy November day just before Thanksgiving.

Morton suer seeks review of justice's refusal to recuse

posted: 11/24/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

Attorneys for a man suing a Pulaski County nursing home owned by Michael Morton have filed new documents asking that the Arkansas Supreme Court or another "neutral panel" review Justice Rhonda Wood's decision declining to recuse from an appeal by Morton, a major contributor to her most recent judicial campaign.

Won't appeal ex-clerk case, attorney says

posted: 11/15/2016 2:41 a.m. Discuss

CONWAY -- The attorney for four voters who sued to prevent Republican Margaret Darter from taking office as Faulkner County clerk, citing her recent misdemeanor conviction, said Monday that his clients will not pursue the case further.

Improper to recuse is justice's response

posted: 11/11/2016 3:07 a.m. Comment 1

Arkansas Supreme Court Justice Rhonda Wood on Thursday denied a motion that she recuse from hearing an appeal involving a wrongful-death lawsuit against nursing-home owner Michael Morton, a major contributor to her 2014 campaign for the high court.

Ex-Faulkner County clerk ruled eligible for office

posted: 11/10/2016 5:45 a.m. Discuss

A judge ruled Wednesday that former Faulkner County Clerk Margaret Darter is legally eligible to hold the public office to which she was re-elected Tuesday, despite a recent misdemeanor conviction.

2 in nursing home suit want case to go to trial

posted: 11/10/2016 3:33 a.m. Discuss

Attorneys for two daughters of a woman who died in a Greenbrier nursing home have argued that, even without some challenged evidence, there is still "sufficient proof" for the case to go to trial.

Arkansas judge: County clerk eligible to take office despite misdemeanor conviction

posted: 11/09/2016 10:21 a.m. Discuss

CONWAY — A judge ruled today that former Faulkner County Clerk Margaret Darter is eligible to take the office again in January despite a recent misdemeanor conviction.

Conway mayor race awaits night's ballots

posted: 11/09/2016 3:32 a.m. Discuss

Former Fire Chief Bart Castleberry held a wide lead Tuesday night in a three-way race to serve as Conway's first new mayor since 1999.

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