posted: 12/09/2016 5:45 a.m.
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.
posted: 12/09/2016 1 a.m.
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.
posted: 12/08/2016 3:12 a.m.
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.
posted: 12/05/2016 5:45 a.m.
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.
posted: 12/03/2016 2:55 a.m.
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.
updated: 11/29/2016 9:46 a.m.
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.
posted: 11/26/2016 3:31 a.m.
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.
posted: 11/24/2016 5:45 a.m.
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.
posted: 11/24/2016 5:45 a.m.
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.
posted: 11/15/2016 2:41 a.m.
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.
posted: 11/11/2016 3:07 a.m.
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.
posted: 11/10/2016 5:45 a.m.
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.
posted: 11/10/2016 3:33 a.m.
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.
posted: 11/09/2016 10:21 a.m.
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.
posted: 11/09/2016 3:32 a.m.
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.