posted: 01/17/2017 5:45 a.m.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Monday that he will have to "wait and see" if state lawmakers take up his effort to separate the dual celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day and Robert E. Lee Day, though he's "confident it's the right thing to do."
posted: 01/16/2017 5:45 a.m.
Paid trips to Dallas Cowboys games that were provided to North Little Rock police officers as a benefit approved by the City Council "are not ethically prohibited" under state law, city Attorney Jason Carter said in a formal response to a complaint filed with the Arkansas Ethics Commission.
posted: 01/14/2017 2:37 a.m.
Computer hackers infected the Valley Springs School District's computer system with malicious software Thursday, locking access and demanding a ransom to restore its files and programs.
posted: 01/04/2017 3:20 a.m.
Holiday leak floods City Hall basement
posted: 01/02/2017 5:45 a.m.
Changing the North Little Rock Community Center's message board by hand, a letter at a time, is so tedious that the latest message on the sign hasn't been replaced in about three months, city Parks and Recreation Director Terry Hartwick said last week.
posted: 01/01/2017 5:45 a.m.
For his first political campaign, newly elected North Little Rock Alderman Ron Harris went at it the "old-fashioned way," he recalled recently. He walked neighborhoods, knocked on doors and showed up at events to allow Ward 3 residents to get to know him.
posted: 12/28/2016 2:46 a.m.
North Little Rock aldermen ended their activities for the year Tuesday night by approving 2 percent raises for most city employees and for themselves, pay increases that were already included in the city budget for 2017.
updated: 12/26/2016 3 a.m.
Visitors wanting to take a more complete tour of the historic Hoga tugboat at the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum in North Little Rock will be able to see more of the boat by summer if the remaining restoration goes as planned.
posted: 12/25/2016 3:33 a.m.
Swearing-in event planned for Jan. 1
posted: 12/22/2016 3:29 a.m.
After receiving a pay increase this year for the first time in 12 years, North Little Rock aldermen are in line for a second consecutive bump in their pay, as proposed in a series of resolutions to provide raises for all elected officials and city employees in 2017.
posted: 12/19/2016 5:45 a.m.
Sherwood aldermen will consider a 15 percent increase in sewer rates for Sherwood Wastewater customers at today's 7 p.m. City Council meeting at Sherwood City Hall.
posted: 12/14/2016 3:33 a.m.
A review hearing is set for Jan. 11 in North Little Rock District Court concerning allegations of the theft of an estimated $172,007 in city funds by a former North Little Rock Parks and Recreation Department employee over a two-year period.
posted: 12/13/2016 2:18 a.m.
City aldermen in North Little Rock on Monday approved a $66.3 million general-fund budget for 2017 , which includes transferring the management of the Arkansas Inland Maritime Museum to the Parks and Recreation Department.
posted: 12/11/2016 3:11 a.m.
Christmas parade moved to today
updated: 12/12/2016 5:45 a.m.
Mention the "count and amount" to many Arkansas television viewers from the late 1960s through most of the 1980s and the cheery smile and friendly voice of Beth Ward making calls on Dialing for Dollars are sure to be remembered.