posted: 04/23/2014 4:27 a.m.
A Jonesboro man died in a fire Tuesday afternoon at an assisted-living complex near St. Bernards Regional Medical Center, authorities said.
posted: 04/19/2014 3:19 a.m.
Two Republican candidates seeking the state House District 43 seat both agree that programs such as Common Core curriculum and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act allow federal government too much control of local communities.
posted: 04/19/2014 3:16 a.m.
A Craighead County circuit judge has moved to September the capital-murder trial of a Jonesboro woman accused of hiring someone to kill her husband.
posted: 04/19/2014 3:05 a.m.
A Paragould gynecologist charged with photographing a woman during an examination without her consent was released from the Greene County jail after paying a $50,000 bond, 2nd Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington said Friday.
posted: 04/18/2014 2:34 a.m.
PARAGOULD — A Greene County District Court judge ordered a Paragould physician accused of photographing a woman during a gynecological examination to give up his passport and placed him in jail in lieu of a $500,000 bond Thursday.
posted: 04/16/2014 4:31 a.m.
Police are searching for a Paragould physician accused of taking photographs of a woman during a gynecological examination without her knowledge.
posted: 04/15/2014 4:35 a.m.
Two eastern Arkansas junior high schools that have seen declining test scores and enrollments will receive $6.1 million in federal improvement grants intended to fund programs to raise educational proficiency.
posted: 04/14/2014 3:48 a.m.
A Baxter County man injured while fighting in the Vietnam War is seeking other combat-wounded veterans in the area to form a chapter of the Military Order of the Purple Heart.
posted: 04/12/2014 3:02 a.m.
The U.S. Coast Guard called off a search Friday for two men who fell into the Mississippi River when a barge they were on overturned and sank near Hickman Landing on Tuesday.
posted: 04/12/2014 2:52 a.m.
Whether in the courtroom or onstage, William “Bill” Trice III was a stickler for details and always wanted to be well-prepared.
posted: 04/09/2014 4:20 a.m.
Scattered storms that popped up across the southern half of the state Tuesday knocked power out to nearly 10,000 people and toppled trees, meteorologists at the National Weather Service in North Little Rock said.
posted: 04/08/2014 4:59 a.m.
The Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism has named Mountain View Police Chief Terry Rutledge as its chief park ranger, said Jon Brown, operations manager for the State Parks Division.
posted: 04/08/2014 4:54 a.m.
Storms that toppled trees across the southern half of the state, heavily damaged Camden-Fairview High School and dropped baseball-sized hail in the north last week produced straight-line winds but no tornadoes, a National Weather Service meteorologist said Monday.
posted: 04/04/2014 2:03 a.m.
The state review board of the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program has nominated six Arkansas properties to the National Register of Historic Places, including the campus home of Arkansas State University’s first president.
posted: 04/03/2014 4:57 a.m.
Damaging wind, hail and heavy rain are expected today, along with the possibility of tornadoes, as a strong storm system moves through the state, National Weather Service meteorologists said Wednesday.