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Hutchinson says he will support Trump

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson said Wednesday that he will support Donald Trump for president. Continue reading...

2015 World Series trophy to be in northwestern Arkansas

SPRINGDALE — The Kansas City Royals' 2015 World Series trophy will be in northwestern Arkansas. Continue reading...

Federal agency awards $2M to 2 Arkansas health centers

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has awarded $2 million to fund renovations and construction work at two Arkansas health centers. Continue reading...

Aeropostale plans to close 3 Arkansas stores in bankruptcy reorganization

Three Aeropostale retail stores in Arkansas, including one in the state's capital city, are among 145 planned to close after the company on Wednesday filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Continue reading...

Arkansas lawmakers give initial OK to $5.3B state budget

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas lawmakers have given initial approval to the state's proposed $5.3 billion budget for the coming year, along with an effort to impose new limits on how welfare benefits are spent. Continue reading...

PHOTOS: Arkansas police department makes most of 'Star Wars Day'

One Arkansas police force is really embracing The Force. Continue reading...

POLL: Bid to rein poor now part of Arkansas bill

Aim: Ensure aid buys basics

Subscriber onlyLegislation that would require the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services to seek a waiver from the federal government to restrict the use of financial assistance paid to Temporary Assistance for Needy Families recipients cleared the Legislature's Joint Budget Committee on Tuesday. Continue reading...

June parole set for ex-UCA exec Gillean

Former chief of staff sent to prison in December for role in campus burglary

Subscriber onlyThe Arkansas Parole Board has approved a June parole date for former University of Central Arkansas Chief of Staff Jack Gillean, who went to prison in December for commercial burglary, a board spokesman said Tuesday. Continue reading...

Goodson lent her chief bid $660,700

Top-court races’ final reports in

Subscriber onlyIn her failed effort to become the next chief justice, Arkansas Supreme Court Justice Courtney Goodson ended up lending her campaign a total of $660,700, including nearly $20,000 in the month after she lost the March 1 election. Continue reading...

Plea hearing set for Arkansas teen in deaths of 2

Defense, prosecutor silent on Conway case proceeding

Subscriber onlyA judge has scheduled a plea hearing for Justin Staton, the youngest of four teenagers charged in the slayings of the couple who had raised him as a grandson. Continue reading...

North Little Rock man says romantic rival was killed by woman they'd both dated

Subscriber onlyLawyers for a 26-year-old North Little Rock man accused of murdering a romantic rival say he's being framed by the real killer, the woman the men had feuded over. Continue reading...

PHOTOS: Big-rig wreck shuts I-40 in North Little Rock for hours

Subscriber onlyAn accident involving a tractor-trailer rig shut down a section of Interstate 40 during Tuesday afternoon's rush hour, state police said. Continue reading...

After more than 65 years, Purple Heart arrives for Korean War vet from Bryant

Marine injured in Chosin Reservoir

Subscriber onlyIt took more than 65 years for Edsel Smith to receive a Purple Heart for a gunshot wound suffered in the Korean War, and he blames the delay on bacon and eggs. Continue reading...

Police: Man tied cinder block to Arkansas woman, threw her in river

Ex-beau charged with kidnapping

Subscriber onlyAn Iowa man faces attempted murder and kidnapping charges after Sharp County authorities said he tied a cinder block to his ex-girlfriend and threw her into the Spring River. Continue reading...

After shotgun blast through bedroom wall of Little Rock home, neighbor arrested

Subscriber onlyLittle Rock police on Tuesday arrested a man who said he accidentally fired a shotgun through his neighbor's bedroom wall, according to an arrest report. Continue reading...

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