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Sherwood: Flooding held at bay

Dec 30, 2015 12:27pm

No flooding damage experienced earlier in the week due to heavy rainfalls in Sherwood, according to a spokesman for the Sherwood Police Department.

“I think we lucked out this time,” said...

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Rx Drug Abuse: Combating Abuse Among Youths Can Mean Culture Change

Apr 19, 2013 6:01am

Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series produced by the Southwest Times Record in Fort Smith. The entire series will be published online at www.sherwoodvoice.com. Next: Some schools...

Rx Drug Abuse: Arkansas Uses Statistics To Guide Decisions

Apr 19, 2013 6:01am

Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series produced by the Southwest Times Record in Fort Smith. The entire series will be published online at www.lonokedemocrat.com. Next: Overprescription...

Rx drug abuse: Congress, FDA study solutions to ‘growing problem’

Apr 18, 2013 6:03am

Editor’s Note: This article is part of a series produced by the Southwest Times Record in Fort Smith. The entire series will be published online at www.sherwoodvoice.com.

An estimated 20...

The predicted storm timing on Thursday is shown in this graphic by the National Weather Service, which has predicted the storms will reach Southeast Arkansas by 1 p.m. and be directly overhead by 4 p.m. (National Weather Service Graphic)

Severe weather possible Thursday

Apr 17, 2013 6:35pm

Severe weather is possible Thursday across Arkansas, according to the National Weather Service.

Thunderstorms, heavy rain, large hail in excess of 1 inch in diameter, wind gusts in excess of...

Arkansans unharmed in Boston Marathon blasts

Apr 15, 2013 9:06pm

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas runners who participated in Monday’s Boston Marathon all apparently escaped unharmed when bombs exploded during the event.

Thirty-seven Arkansans were registered to...

Wife of Dillard’s Inc. founder dies

Feb 20, 2013 6:30pm

LITTLE ROCK — The widow of Dillard’s Inc. founder William T. Dillard has died.

Alexa Latimer Dillard of Little Rock died Tuesday. She was 96.

She was born Oct. 30, 1916, in Nashville,...

Obama declares Christmas storm disaster

Jan 29, 2013 7:19pm

WASHINGTON – President Obama on Tuesday issued a disaster declaration for seven Arkansas counties affected by the Christmas Day storm that brought ice and record snowfall.

Federal funding is...

Attorney: Religious music, art at state-funded preschools can be OK

Updated: Sep 18, 2012 9:09pm

LITTLE ROCK — A proposed rule that would ban state-funded religious activities at Arkansas preschools would not ban religious songs and art if they are not presented in a way that amounts to...

Arkansas up to seventh in obesity ranking

Updated: Sep 18, 2012 9:10pm

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas is the seventh most obese state in the nation, according to a national report released Tuesday.

The state ranked ninth last year in the annual report by Trust for...

White House to honor Little Rock Kiwanis member

Updated: Sep 18, 2012 9:10pm

WASHINGTON – Sanford Tollette will be honored Friday at the White House for his long-time service as director of the Joseph Pfeifer Kiwanis Camp in Little Rock.

Tollette is one of 14 Kiwanis...