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Arkansas man accused of fatally stabbing pregnant wife

Subscriber onlyA northeast Arkansas man has been charged with two counts of capital murder in the deaths of his wife and unborn child, according to authorities. Continue reading...

Two telemarketers charged with fraud

Subscriber onlyThe former bassist of the rock band The Ataris awaits arraignment after he and a woman were indicted on federal conspiracy and fraud charges. Continue reading...

Harding professor appointed to state Ethics Commission

Subscriber onlyA faculty member at Harding University, Lori Klein of Searcy, has been appointed by Senate President Pro Tempore Jonathan Dismang, R-Searcy, to the five-member Arkansas Ethics Commission, Dismang said Thursday. Continue reading...

Catholic bishop to sit out anti-abortion rally

In letter, he objects to AG as keynote speaker, citing her push for 8 executions

Subscriber onlyA Roman Catholic bishop who has led prayers at Arkansas anti-abortion rallies says he will not take part this year because its featured speaker is a public official who actively pushed for the state's aggressive execution schedule last year. Continue reading...

Getting it straight

Subscriber onlyA lawsuit seeking an injunction to stop the demolition and removal of the old U.S. 79 bridge over the White River at Clarendon was filed Wednesday in Pulaski County Circuit Court. An article about the bridge in Thursday’s editions gave an incorrect date for when the lawsuit was filed. Continue reading...

Entergy shortens call to save power

Subscriber onlyEntergy Arkansas' request for customers to conserve power was called off earlier than expected -- about 9:30 a.m. Thursday -- a spokesman for the utility said. Continue reading...

Trapped in grain, Missouri man dies

Subscriber onlyA Missouri man died Wednesday while unloading a trailer full of grain in Benton County, authorities said. Continue reading...

Soprano superb, ASO concert 'Picture Perfect'

Subscriber onlyWhat a blessing is the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra's Intimate Neighborhood Concerts series. Continue reading...

Projects, outlays OK'd by NLR School Board

Subscriber onlyThe North Little Rock School Board on Thursday authorized up to $5.5 million in construction projects throughout the district, $1 million for equipment and furniture, and $1.4 million for student computer purchases. Continue reading...

LR couple commits to $50,000 UA gift

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- A $50,000 gift commitment from a Little Rock couple to the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville will support a scholarship for in-state students. Continue reading...

Daily Record

Subscriber onlyBirths The following is a list of those births reported to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette by area hospitals. It may not be a complete list since parents may ask the hospital not to publicly release the news of a birth. Continue reading...

Other days

Subscriber only100 years ago Jan. 19, 1918 Continue reading...

Arkansas Supreme Court

Subscriber onlyThe Arkansas Supreme Court released opinions Thursday. The court's ruling and the names of the cases are reprinted here. The full opinions and other court proceedings, including per curiam decisions, orders and submissions, can be found on the Internet at courts.state.ar.us. Continue reading...

HBO's 'True Detective' filming in Arkansas seeking actors and extras; application online

The third season of HBO's crime anthology series True Detective set to be filmed in Northwest Arkansas is seeking actors, extras and stand-ins. Continue reading...

Residents have no right to sue state, Arkansas justices rule

Arkansans have no right to file a lawsuit against their state government, even when the Legislature gives them permission to, the Arkansas Supreme Court ruled in a split decision Thursday that overturned two decades of case law. Continue reading...