Fayetteville Housing Authority board fires executive director

Subscriber onlyPublic housing in the city will have new administrative leadership.

Opioid war gets infusion of $13M

Subscriber onlyMore than $13 million in federal grant money awarded this week will go to reduce opioid abuse in Arkansas, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced.

15 migrants arrested in Arkansas secondary to sweep

Subscriber onlyFifteen people who aren't suspected of other criminal activity were arrested on immigration charges during the course of a statewide Drug Enforcement Administration-led drug sweep this week, U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's regional spokesman Bryan Cox said Friday.

Hearing for Arkansas judge who protested death penalty put off until '19

Subscriber onlyPulaski County Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen's final hearing over ethics charges stemming from his 2017 protest of the death penal...

District 80 rivals share dislike for term limit plan

Subscriber onlyNeither major party candidate for western Washington County's state House District 80 seat favors the proposed term limit amendmen...

Washington County candidates address homelessness, other issues

Subscriber onlyTwo Washington County justice of the peace candidates for District 12 discussed county homelessness and many other issues during F...

Gentry man sentenced to 15 years in prison for sexually assaulting girl

Subscriber onlyEdward Joseph Shirley, 25, of Gentry received a 15-year prison sentence after admitting to sexually assaulting a girl.

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Grand opening set for Rogers Andy's Frozen Custard

Subscriber onlyROGERS -- A grand opening for Andy's Frozen Custard is set for Friday, according to a news release.


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Hogs no match for Auburn in 34-3 loss

Subscriber onlyThe University of Arkansas was not very special Saturday night at Jordan-Hare Stadium in Auburn, Ala. The Razorbacks played toe to toe with the Tigers for much of the game on offense and defense, but the Tigers dominated on special teams with a blocked punt, 48-yard punt return to set up a TD, and a back-breaking 96-yard kickoff return touchdown by Noah Igbinoghene to defeat the Razorbacks 34-3.


Flood of faith

Subscriber onlyServices at Manna Church, a big nondenominational congregation on the west side of town, began at 9 a.m. with announcements:


Agency reports no hunting-related fatalities last year

Subscriber onlyLast year was one of the few years on record that Arkansas did not have a fatality from a hunting accident, according to the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission.


Coming forward not easy in wake of an assault

Subscriber onlyWhen I was a freshman in college, I locked eyes across a fraternity party with a blond-haired, blue-eyed boy with a magnificent smile, and when we refilled our beers, we started to talk. He was charming. It was exciting. When he asked if he could walk me back to my dorm, I didn't hesitate.


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Military site also home to honeybees

Subscriber onlyIn a dense bit of East Austin forest, beneath a long abandoned helicopter-blade test pad and a pair of cottonwood trees, hundreds of honeybees are going about their honey-making business.