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State Rep. Warwick Sabin, D-Little Rock, speaks Wednesday at a news conference in Little Rock announcing the merger of nonprofit organizations Winrock International and the Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub. Looking on are Gov. Asa Hutchinson, left, and Winrock President and CEO Rodney Ferguson (John Lyon photo)

Winrock International, Arkansas Regional Innovation Hub merge

Jun 15, 2016 1:06pm

Two Arkansas nonprofit organizations focused on community and economic development announced their merger Wednesday.

Little Rock-based Winrock International has combined with the North...

Around town

Jun 15, 2016 2:06pm

Five things to do


The Sherwood Chamber of Commerce is having a Fish Fry. It will be at Sherwood Forest from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for...

Photos by Rob Moritz

North Little Rock: Taking the lake out of Lakewood

Jun 08, 2016 12:06pm

The 50 acre skiing lake in Lakewood is looking more like a muddy bottom and officials say it may be late summer or early fall, depending on the weather, before work to repair the dam is completed...

North Little Rock: School Board looks to replace Treat

Jun 08, 2016 12:06pm

After the death of Ron Treat, the North Little Rock School District is taking steps to replace him on the School Board.

Treat, who died on May 30, represented Zone 4 for three terms and was...

Around town

Jun 08, 2016 3:06pm

Five things to do


North Little Rock Mayor Joe Smith will speak at the Next Generation lunch at 11:45 a.m. on Thursday at the Chamber of Commerce.


The NLR...

Linda Marshall

North Little Rock: Retirement reception is Friday

Jun 08, 2016 1:06pm

Long-time North Little Rock Assistant City Clerk and Treasurer Linda Marshall is retiring and a reception in her honor will be held Friday.

It will start at 2:30 p.m. and be held at City...

Suskie admits exposing self to boy she tutored

Jun 07, 2016 8:06am

A former substitute teacher at Catholic High School for Boys in Little Rock admitted in court last week that she exposed herself to a boy she was tutoring.

Erica Suskie pleaded guilty in...

CARTI Tour de Rock this Saturday

May 31, 2016 10:05am

Rider registration is currently underway for the 13h annual CARTI Tour de Rock, a cycling-based fundraiser benefiting CARTI cancer patients, scheduled for this Saturday at River Trail Station in...

Riverfest to be this weekend

May 31, 2016 9:05am

Riverfest returns to downtown Little Rock this weekend.

The event has traditionally been held Memorial Day weekend but was pushed back a week.

It starts on Saturday with shows going...

Summer feeding programs set

May 31, 2016 8:05am

The Pulaski County Special School District and the Landing at Fellowship North will be hosting summer feeding programs starting in June.

Fellowship North, 1 East 52nd Place, North Little...