posted: 05/27/2015 3:14 a.m.
Businessman David Norsworthy, a partner in several nursing homes with Michael Morton, still had not filed a statement of financial interest as of Tuesday, days past the deadline given to him in a recent corrective-action letter.
posted: 05/24/2015 3:22 a.m.
The City Council is set to decide June 23 whether to buy a former mobile-home manufacturing facility to convert into a community center -- a proposal that has evoked some concerns among leaders of two civic organizations.
posted: 05/24/2015 3:20 a.m.
In a single day, scores of young women gathered at the University of Central Arkansas, where they solved computer problems, learned about criminal forensics, studied the stars, made paint and even handled snakes.
posted: 05/22/2015 3:44 a.m.
Trustees for Arkansas Tech University in Russellville and Henderson State University in Arkadelphia met separately Thursday and raised the cost of attendance at each university.
posted: 05/20/2015 3:22 a.m.
A judge ruled Tuesday that a civil lawsuit alleging a bribery conspiracy involving nursing-home owner Michael Morton and former state Sen. Gilbert Baker should proceed but said he hopes he never sees another case like this one.
posted: 05/18/2015 3:08 a.m.
A small, white quilt with about 100 tiny squares, each bearing a reminder of the Holocaust, hangs on a wall in the Kiva room at Vilonia Middle School.
posted: 05/16/2015 3:51 a.m.
The University of Central Arkansas will not raise most students' tuition and fees for the next academic term but will increase admission standards under measures approved Friday by the school's board of trustees.
posted: 05/16/2015 3:31 a.m.
Courtway contract extended one year CONWAY -- Trustees at the University of Central Arkansas voted Friday to extend President Tom Courtway's contract by one year through June 30, 2017.
posted: 05/14/2015 3:25 a.m.
University of Central Arkansas President Tom Courtway and his wife, Melissa, have chosen to move out of the UCA-owned president's home and into a private home at his own expense.
posted: 05/13/2015 3:29 a.m.
The City Council voted Tuesday night to enter into a purchase-and-sale agreement for a 22-acre site that Mayor Tab Townsell has proposed turning into a community center.
posted: 05/12/2015 3:09 a.m.
Attorneys for Martha Bull's family have told nursing-home owner Michael Morton to take cellular and other phone records to a lawsuit deposition next month.
posted: 05/11/2015 3:16 a.m.
Youths not old enough to attend college will get a chance to enjoy live theater that's tied to their studies, through a series of plays performed by national touring companies at the University of Central Arkansas during the next academic year.
posted: 05/08/2015 2:12 a.m.
The state's environmental agency has approved a permit for a business owner who wants to build a crematorium near an elementary school outside Russellville.
posted: 05/08/2015 1 a.m.
LITTLE ROCK -- The state's environmental agency has approved a permit for a business owner who wants to build a crematorium near an elementary school outside Russellville.
posted: 05/06/2015 3:24 a.m.
Police arrested two men after one of them fired shots at Faulkner County sheriff's deputies during a car chase between Mayflower and Conway early Monday, Sheriff Andy Shock said.