Subscribe Register Login
Saturday, January 20, 2018, 5:25 a.m.


Top Picks - Mobile App

Back to profile

RSS Feed

Debra Hale-Shelton

Stories by Debra

Central Arkansas emergency office rapidly losing workers; director facing harassment suit

posted: 01/19/2018 4:30 a.m. Comment 1

CONWAY -- The Faulkner County office whose director is accused of sexual harassment is rapidly losing its employees, according to public records obtained through an Arkansas Freedom of Information Act request.

Justices reject Maggio again; former Arkansas judge exhausts high-court appeal bids in bribery case

posted: 01/09/2018 4:30 a.m. Comment 1

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday stood by its original decision and denied former Circuit Judge Michael Maggio's request to hear an appeal of his federal bribery conviction.

Water-agency embezzler given 7 years

posted: 01/05/2018 1:01 a.m. Discuss

A judge has sentenced a former general manager of the Southeast White County Water Association to seven years in prison for theft of property.

Gunfire's deputies on leave

posted: 01/03/2018 4 a.m. Discuss

The White County sheriff's office has put four deputies on administrative leave while the Arkansas State Police investigates the shooting death of a man suspected of killing two people in the tiny town of Romance on Monday, Chief Deputy Phillip Miller said Tuesday.

Muslim distrust gets her hijab up

posted: 01/02/2018 3 a.m. Discuss

CONWAY -- Nancy Allen is a librarian, a published author and a member of the St. Peter's Episcopal Church choir in Conway.

Arkansas deputy back on job after fatal shooting; gunfire justified, letter says

posted: 12/29/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

A White County sheriff's deputy has returned to work after a prosecutor tentatively cleared him of wrongdoing in a fatal shooting in Rose Bud, pending an investigative report from the Arkansas State Police.

Group fills kids’ Christmas wishes

posted: 12/26/2017 1 a.m. Discuss

CONWAY — The children’s Christmas wishes were often humble.

Group fills Arkansas kids' Christmas wishes

posted: 12/23/2017 4:29 a.m. Discuss

CONWAY -- The children's Christmas wishes were often humble.

$40.3M budget approved by JPs avoids staff cuts

updated: 12/23/2017 3:58 a.m. Discuss

CONWAY -- Without any disagreement or layoffs and in an unusually brief meeting, the Faulkner County Quorum Court approved county department budgets for 2018.

$40.3M budget approved by JPs avoids staff cuts in Faulkner County

posted: 12/21/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

Without any disagreement or layoffs and in an unusually brief meeting, the Faulkner County Quorum Court approved county department budgets for 2018.

No slashes in Faulkner County juvenile court gets panel nod

posted: 12/19/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

CONWAY -- A Faulkner County committee intent on slashing every county office's budget requests for 2018 ended up recommending approval of a plan that prevents the county's juvenile court judge from having to cut that department's spending.

Faulkner County officials grapple with budget cuts

posted: 12/18/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

CONWAY -- The Faulkner County Quorum Court is expected to consider budget proposals for the coming year Tuesday night after instructing county offices to slash their fiscal plans for the coming year.

Officials ID man fatally shot by Arkansas sheriff's deputy

posted: 12/12/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

SEARCY -- Authorities on Monday released the name of a man fatally shot by a White County sheriff's deputy during a disturbance Saturday night.

At UCA ‘poverty simulation,’ 55 people walk in poor people's shoes

posted: 12/10/2017 4:30 a.m. Comments 3

CONWAY -- They arrived wearing stylish shoes, coats, ties and jackets. College professors, civic leaders and government employees were among them.

Faulkner County squeezes budget; layoffs an option, JP says

posted: 12/08/2017 4:30 a.m. Discuss

CONWAY -- Two days after a special meeting was held to consider giving all Faulkner County employees a 3 percent cost-of-living raise next year, the county administrator advised all department heads in an email Wednesday to submit reduced budget requests by noon today.






Top Picks - Mobile App
Arkansas Online