posted: 10/03/2015 3:33 a.m.
State general revenue in September slipped slightly compared with a year ago but still exceeded the state's forecast.
posted: 10/03/2015 3:30 a.m.
Hot Springs Republicans Les Warren and Richard Midkiff said Friday that they're vying for the state House seat held by departing Hot Springs Democrat John Vines.
posted: 10/02/2015 2:16 a.m.
The state Supreme Court said Thursday that it has accepted the surrender of the law license of attorney Andrea Lea Davis of Hot Springs, whose relationship with then-Attorney General Dustin McDaniel led to his departure from the governor's race in 2013.
posted: 10/01/2015 3:08 a.m.
North Little Rock Democrat Victoria Leigh said Wednesday that she's seeking the state House of Representatives seat held by North Little Rock Republican Donnie Copeland.
posted: 09/24/2015 3:41 a.m.
The Arkansas Scholarship Lottery has hired Conway Police Chief A.J. Gary as its new security director, lottery officials said Wednesday.
posted: 09/24/2015 3:22 a.m.
A legislative panel on Wednesday endorsed the state Crime Laboratory's request to offer a $188,203 annual salary for an associate medical examiner in Florida to take a similar job in Arkansas.
updated: 09/23/2015 4:09 a.m.
A legislative panel on Tuesday signed off on Gov. Asa Hutchinson's request to transfer $1.05 million in rainy-day funds to hire 40 more employees for the Division of Children and Family Services.
posted: 09/22/2015 2:49 a.m.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson has formed a 10-member Military Affairs Steering Committee in a public-private partnership to work on protecting and expanding the state's military installations and missions, Hutchinson said Monday.
updated: 09/20/2015 4:59 a.m.
Arkansas' shift of its party primary elections from May 24 to March 1 means that potential candidates for state and federal offices have less time now to decide whether to run.
updated: 09/20/2015 4:51 a.m.
BRYANT -- A convenience store near the Interstate 30 overpass in Bryant has become the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery's top ticket seller, dislodging an Arkansas County retailer from the top spot and outselling more than 1,900 other lottery retailers.
posted: 09/18/2015 2:15 a.m.
A legislative panel Thursday signed off on a request by state Sen. Eddie Joe Williams for the Arkansas Legislative Audit to conduct a special review of the state Department of Correction's farm program.
posted: 09/17/2015 3:15 a.m.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Wednesday that he's starting a search for a successor for longtime Arkansas Parks and Tourism Department Executive Director Richard Davies, who is retiring later this year.
posted: 09/17/2015 3:09 a.m.
State Rep. Jon Vines, D-Hot Springs, said Wednesday that he won't seek re-election next year because he wants to spend more time on his law practice.
posted: 09/13/2015 4:26 a.m.
The number of full-time state employees in Arkansas increased slightly last fiscal year after dipping the previous year.
updated: 09/13/2015 3:23 a.m.
The number of full-time employees increased in the offices of the governor, state treasurer and land commissioner in fiscal 2015.