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Arkansan on 'The Bachelor' says episode segment 'censored' in Little Rock area

The Arkansan competing on the reality show "The Bachelor" advanced to the next round in an episode that aired Monday night, though viewers in Little Rock didn't see part of the program in which she described a purported confrontation with an unfaithful boyfriend in Arkansas' capital city. Continue reading...

Naked woman arrested after breaking into home, Arkansas sheriff says

A naked woman who authorities say was believed to be under the influence of methamphetamine is accused of breaking into a home in Baxter County. Continue reading...

Victim quizzed on rape, robbery at Little Rock restaurant

Subscriber onlyThe lawyer for a Little Rock man accused of raping a fast-food worker during an armed robbery questioned the woman on Monday about why she didn't immediately tell police that she had been sexually assaulted. Continue reading...

Low-income tax cuts clear Arkansas House, Senate

Subscriber onlyBoth chambers of the Legislature handily approved identical bills Monday that would enact Gov. Asa Hutchinson's plan to cut individual income tax rates for Arkansans with incomes below $21,000. Continue reading...

Arkansas House favors limiting abortion

78-10 vote sends bill on to Senate

Subscriber onlyA day after thousands gathered for an abortion protest at the state Capitol, House lawmakers voted overwhelmingly Monday to restrict a procedure used to end hundreds of pregnancies a year in Arkansas. Continue reading...

After chase, Arkansas circuit judge arrested

Driving drunk, charges allege

Subscriber onlyA circuit judge faces a March 3 court appearance after police say he was drunk when he drove through a DWI checkpoint in Johnson County and had to be chased down. Continue reading...

State employee quits after posts criticized; treasurer calls writings 'insulting' to women, gays

Subscriber onlyAn outreach coordinator in Arkansas Treasurer Dennis Milligan's office resigned Monday amid backlash from social media posts that Milligan said were "insulting" to women and people in the gay community. Continue reading...

Police: 1 Arkansas man charged, 1 sought after 2 forced to dig graves at gunpoint

CONWAY -- One man was in jail and police continued searching for his brother Monday after authorities said the two men kidnapped a person and forced him and another man to dig their own graves. Continue reading...

Bill filed to have state universities allow staff guns

Subscriber onlyPublic universities would be required to allow staff members to carry concealed handguns under a bill filed Monday. Continue reading...

1 wounded in shooting outside Arkansas Health Department

Subscriber onlyA 33-year-old man was shot shortly before noon Monday in the parking lot of the Arkansas Department of Health's main office building in Little Rock, police say. Continue reading...

D.C. vandals hit bus toting 5 from state

Subscriber onlyFour students and a teacher from Sylvan Hills High School were on a charter bus that was vandalized by demonstrators Saturday evening in Washington, D.C. Continue reading...

Satanic slurs painted inside Arkansas church, on graves

Subscriber onlyWIDEMAN -- Izard County deputies are searching for vandals who painted satanic slurs inside a rural church and on gravestones around the church grounds near Calico Rock. Continue reading...

Hot Springs fatal hit-run draws 25 years

Subscriber onlyHOT SPRINGS -- A man was sentenced to 25 years in prison after pleading guilty in Garland County Circuit Court to felony charges in a fatal hit-and-run in 2015. Continue reading...

Arkansas woman slain; police hunt for husband

Subscriber onlyA Harrison man sought in the shooting death of his estranged wife was still at large late Monday after police were unable to find him in a wooded area of Boone County where he abandoned her sport utility vehicle. Continue reading...

2nd sentenced in fatal Little Rock beating

Jacksonville man draws 17 years for transient’s killing

Subscriber onlyA second homeless man was sentenced to prison for participating in the fatal beating of a fellow transient in Little Rock more than two years ago. Continue reading...

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