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2 dentists give $30,000 for ASU scholarship

Subscriber onlyJONESBORO — Two Jonesboro dentists have donated $30,000 to Arkansas State University Foundation to create a scholarship for a pre-dental student, university officials said Friday. Continue reading...

Education notebook

Subscriber onlyEvent to showcase LR magnet schools Continue reading...

Other days

Subscriber only100 years ago Oct. 23, 1917 Continue reading...

United Nations finds use for North Little Rock professor's video game skills

Subscriber onlyMark Barnes played Minecraft nearly every day after he got his hands on an early-release copy of the video game. Continue reading...

Owner of downtown hotel, restaurants opposes North Little Rock tax increase

Subscriber onlyNorth Little Rock's predominant hotel owner said a proposed 1 percentage point increase in the city's lodging tax would hurt hotels and that a planned downtown plaza will be more trouble than it's worth. Continue reading...

Online memorial needs photos of 121 Arkansans killed in Vietnam; florist works to complete 'Wall of Faces'

Subscriber onlyOn the 22nd panel of the western portion of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington D.C., the names of two Arkansans are etched next to each other. Continue reading...

E-filing opt-outs few for Arkansas hopefuls

Campaign law’s sign-ons hit 225

Subscriber onlyState Rep. DeAnn Vaught filed an affidavit with the secretary of state's office on Aug. 22 in which she said that she didn't have access to the technology needed to submit her campaign-finance reports in electronic form, so she agreed to file on paper for the rest of the 2018 election cycle. Continue reading...

As costs go down, solar power rises in Arkansas; homeowners, businesses installing panels

Subscriber onlyRUSSELLVILLE -- In the shadow of factories and white plumes of air from the Nuclear One power plant, 30 solar panels sit atop Joshua's Fine Jewelry in downtown Russellville. Continue reading...

Man dies after being ejected from vehicle in crash on Arkansas highway

Subscriber onlyA Dierks man died early Saturday after he was ejected from a vehicle in Hempstead County, according to a preliminary report from the Arkansas State Police. Continue reading...

2 fill two editor posts at Democrat-Gazette

Subscriber onlyRachel O'Neal has been named editor of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette's Sunday High Profile section, and Jim Kordsmeier has replaced O'Neal as the newspaper's business editor. Continue reading...

PHOTOS: Cornbread fans mob Little Rock's Main Street

Subscriber onlyTo sweeten or not to sweeten, that was the question debated by foodies who scarfed a smorgasbord of cornbread Saturday afternoon in downtown Little Rock. Continue reading...

PAPER TRAILS: Women in business due kudos; unique Airbnb in North Little Rock; film needs extras

Subscriber onlyBIZ QUIZ: Four more prominent businessmen recently were announced as the 2018 inductees to the Arkansas Business Hall of Fame. Continue reading...

MUSIC REVIEW: Conductor takes stage for Arkansas Symphony's 'French Connections'

Subscriber onlyNine years after joining the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, associate conductor Geoffrey Robson got to mount the Robinson Center Performance Hall podium for a Masterworks concert Saturday night. Continue reading...

Washington news in brief

Subscriber onlyHill visits Arkansans at Air Force school Continue reading...

Environment notebook

Subscriber onlyUSDA funds study of rice irrigation Continue reading...