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Jacksonville judge to waive court fees

Subscriber onlyThe Jacksonville District Court will suspend a court fee for people wanted on certain misdemeanor charges if they appear before a judge June 12. Continue reading...

Brother admits to death of sibling

Subscriber onlyA Silver Alert for two missing Conway County brothers was canceled Tuesday evening after one of the brothers admitted to causing the death of his brother. Continue reading...

2 offer to pay specialist to aid LR School District

Subscriber onlyLeaders of the Winthrop Rockefeller Foundation and the Arkansas Public Policy Panel on Tuesday offered to pay for a specialist in community engagement to aid the state-controlled Little Rock School District in rebuilding public support. Continue reading...

Trauma in childhood costly later, Medicaid panelists told

Subscriber onlyTo curb Arkansas' health care costs, state leaders need to understand how trauma can have long-lasting effects on children's use of medical services over their lifetimes, a New Jersey doctor told a state advisory panel on Tuesday. Continue reading...

Gay-nuptials judge gets suit on licenses' validity

Subscriber onlyA lawsuit that seeks to force Arkansas to recognize the validity of state marriage licenses issued to same-sex couples has been assigned to a new judge, one who performed some of those weddings last year. Continue reading...

'09 suit against police resurfaces

It alleges LR officers used unnecessary deadly force

Subscriber onlyA civil-rights lawsuit alleging that Little Rock police used unnecessary deadly force in the Nov. 3, 2009, shooting death of Landris Hawkins, 28, has been refiled in federal court, a year after the parties agreed to drop it for the time being. Continue reading...

Mother testifies in Holly defense she used drugs

Jurors consider death penalty

Subscriber onlyConvicted murderer Zachary Holly's mother said Tuesday she used drugs with him when he was 10 years old. Continue reading...

Motorcyclist killed in crash

Subscriber onlyA motorcyclist was killed in a Monday night wreck in Jonesboro, Arkansas State Police said. Continue reading...

W. Memphis man charged in murder

Subscriber onlyAuthorities charged a West Memphis man Tuesday with first-degree murder in the slaying of a man police found in a West Memphis motel. Continue reading...

Lane closures set for LR interchange

Subscriber onlyConstruction will require lane closures at the Interstate 430/Interstate 630 interchange in Little Rock beginning today, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. Continue reading...

Daily record

Subscriber onlyMeeting announcements published exclusively on Arkansas Online, the newspaper’s website, can be found at www.arkansasonline.com/tools/meetings/. Continue reading...

Police beat

Subscriber onlySherwood shooting suspect in custody A man wanted in connection with a shooting at a Sherwood apartment complex last week surrendered to police Tuesday. Continue reading...

N.Y. congressman convicted in Abscam

Subscriber onlyNEW YORK -- Former U.S. Rep. John Murphy, who represented Staten Island for 18 years before being caught in the Abscam corruption scandal in the late 1970s, has died. He was 88. Continue reading...

Other days

Subscriber only100 years ago May 27, 1915 MOUNTAIN HOME -- The heavy rains of the last four days have damaged much alfalfa which was being cut and cured. This is the first cutting and was badly needed for feed. Continue reading...

Pulaski County notebook

Subscriber onlyCounty to add 31st, 32nd tornado sirens Two more tornado sirens are headed to west Pulaski County. Continue reading...