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Three issues: 2nd District congressional candidates on minimum wage, ISIS, immigration

Oct 24, 2014 5:00am

WASHINGTON — In what is shaping up to be one of the state’s most closely contested races in Arkansas, Democrat Patrick Hays and Republican J. French Hill are seeking election to Congress...

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North Little Rock | Council advised Keep Arkansas Beautiful Cleanup set for Sept. 6

Aug 26, 2014 9:51am

The North Little Rock City Council on Monday was advised that the third annual Great Arkansas River Cleanup is set to take place on Sept. 6.

Randy Naylor, president of Keep North Little Rock...

Ken Bridges | Pope had key role in state’s history

Aug 26, 2014 7:29am

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Pope had key role in state’s history

John Pope was the third territorial governor of Arkansas and a man who helped steer Arkansas out of its wilderness era. However, his...

Taste of the Town on Oct. 21

Aug 26, 2014 7:26am

The North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce’s 21st Annual Taste of the Town will be held on Wednesday, Oct 1 at Verizon Arena.

It will start at 5 p.m.

Taste of the Town gives the...

North Little Rock, Little Rock school districts dismissed from long-running desegregation case

Aug 21, 2014 7:03pm

Seven months after approving a settlement to end decades of desegregation payments to three school districts in Pulaski County, a federal judge on Thursday officially dismissed two of the...

Dr. Kenneth Bridges | Davis charmed early television audiences

Aug 20, 2014 1:14pm

In the days when westerns dominated the new invention of television, one Arkansas actress charmed audiences across the nation with her colorful portrayals. Gail Davis, once called by longtime...

Crime Watch

Aug 20, 2014 10:09am

North Little Rock

Burglaries

July 20

Frederick Crowe, 4115 Pike Ave., told police someone broke into his home. Upon entry, they had stolen a $100 older model laptop, $30 laptop...

Editorial | Comedy finished, tragedy renewed

Aug 13, 2014 7:00pm

The news of Robin Williams death came like a punch to the gut. The beloved comedian and Oscar winning actor died Monday of an apparent suicide. He was 63.

As with many highly creative people...

North Little Rock pediatric cancer survivor Shelby Clinton received the CARTI/North Little Rock Fellowship Award as well as a CARTI Kids Dennis Jungmeyer Scholarship valued at $2,500 during a special ceremony held at the Arkansas Governor’s Mansion. (Pictured, from left: Arkansas First Lady Ginger Beebe; Shelby Clinton; and Dennis Jungmeyer.)

Pediatric cancer survivors receive CARTI Kids Jungmeyer Scholarships

Aug 13, 2014 5:50pm

North Little Rock pediatric cancer survivors Shelby Clinton, 18, and Katie Edwards, 21, along with Sherwood’s Blake Maynard, 22, were among 20 pediatric cancer survivors selected this year to...

Keep North Little Rock Beautiful announces non-profit status

Aug 13, 2014 4:46pm

Keep North Little Rock Beautiful, a local affiliate of Keep Arkansas Beautiful and Keep America Beautiful, announced today that is has been approved a 501(c)3 organization.

“As an official...

Pulaski Tech offers new Festival Chorus

Aug 13, 2014 4:34pm

Pulaski Technical College will have its first community-based Festival Chorus this fall, which will be open to Pulaski Tech students as well as to anyone in Central Arkansas who loves to sing and...