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Arkansas lawmakers protest delay of Purple Heart report

Sep 10, 2014 6:39pm

WASHINGTON – Arkansas lawmakers on Thursday urged Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel to issue a report now on whether two Arkansas soldiers shot outside a Little Rock recruiting office five years ago...

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AG: Scam targets bank customers

Nov 08, 2013 10:40am

Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is warning Arkansas consumers about a widespread scam in which con artists are posing as representatives of financial institutions in order to obtain credit card...

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Arkansas Army National Guard to hold change-of-command ceremony

Nov 01, 2013 11:16pm

The Arkansas Army National Guard will welcome its new commander, Brig. Gen. Patricia Anslow of North Little Rock, to command state’s 7,500 Army National Guardsmen with a ceremony at 2 p.m....

Feds accepting applications for water quality monitoring assistance through next week

Oct 30, 2013 11:39pm

LITTLE ROCK – Farmers and landowners in Arkansas have through the end of next week to apply for federal assistance to monitor edge of field water quality on agricultural lands in targeted...

Lawmaker says private option delay being considered

Oct 30, 2013 11:29pm

LITTLE ROCK — A state legislator said Wednesday there is talk among some lawmakers of delaying implementation of Arkansas’ plan to use Medicaid money to subsidize private insurance coverage for...

Two GOP hopefuls announce for 2nd District congressional seat

Updated: Nov 01, 2013 9:31am

LITTLE ROCK —Two Republicans said Tuesday they plan to run for the 2nd District congressional seat.

Banker French Hill of Little Rock, and Conrad Reynolds of Conway are the first Republicans...

Corps waives day use fees Nov. 11 for veterans and their families

Updated: Nov 01, 2013 9:34am

To commemorate Veterans Day, the Little Rock District of the Army Corps of Engineers will join Corps districts nationwide and waive day use fees at its recreation areas Monday, Nov. 11, for...

Jacksonville officer recognized at law enforcement summit

Oct 09, 2013 9:59pm

LITTLE ROCK — A Jacksonville police officer was recognized Wednesday at a ceremony honoring outstanding officers during the Attorney General’s 2013 Law Enforcement Summit.

Officer Daniel...

Beebe names 23 to state boards, commissions

Oct 09, 2013 6:27pm

LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Mike Beebe announced 23 appointments to state boards and commissions Wednesday.

Those appointed from Pulaski County:

—Dr. Mary Aitken, Maumelle, reappointed to the...

Governor names 31 to state boards, commissions

Sep 10, 2013 8:00pm

LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Mike Beebe announced 31 appointments to state boards and commissions Monday, including two local residents:

—Drew Crawford, Sherwood, reappointed to the Arkansas Building...

Highway Department to limit lane closures during holiday

Updated: Aug 29, 2013 5:34pm

The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department is limiting lane closures in construction zones during the Labor Day holiday.

AHTD, however, reminds drivers to use extra caution...