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Legislative summary

Subscriber onlyThis is a summary list of bills (by bill number, lead sponsor and title) introduced through Wednesday in the 90th General Assembly, except for appropriation bills, which, along with other bills and resolutions, may be found at the legislative website: arkleg.state.ar.us Continue reading...

Calendar

Subscriber onlyThis is the calendar of public events of the 90th General Assembly for today, the 53rd day of the 2015 legislative session. Continue reading...

NLR moves up job to redo Main Street

It’s to avoid Broadway Bridge conflict

Subscriber onlyMotorists will be driving on a smoother, more level Main Street in North Little Rock by later this year under a planned project being moved up to avoid a conflict with the Broadway Bridge reconstruction in 2016. Continue reading...

$5M gift to help renovate arts center

Walton Family Foundation, taxpayer contributions to aid Fayetteville project

Subscriber onlyThe Walton Arts Center's expansion and renovation got a big financial boost Tuesday. Continue reading...

Police find man shot dead in NLR street

44-year-old is city’s 2nd slaying of ’15

Subscriber onlyNorth Little Rock police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead on a residential street early Wednesday morning. Continue reading...

Brother 2nd held in Camden slaying

Subscriber onlyTwo suspects have been arrested in the 2014 killing of a Camden woman, police said. Continue reading...

Meeting to cover widening U.S. 70

Subscriber onlyThe Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department will hold a public meeting Thursday in Lonsdale to present and discuss proposed plans to widen U.S. 70 from Arkansas 128 in Garland County to Interstate 30 in Saline County. Continue reading...

State agency notes two inmate deaths

Subscriber onlyAn Arkansas Department of Correction inmate died Monday at the Ouachita River Correctional Unit in Malvern, a prison spokesman said Tuesday. Continue reading...

Hospice schedules volunteer training

Subscriber onlyArkansas Hospice will host a volunteer training session March 28 in Searcy for anyone wishing to become a certified hospice volunteer. Continue reading...

Sheridan man who shot bald eagle fined $2,500

Subscriber onlyArkansas Game and Fish Commission enforcement officials cited a Sheridan man Monday with shooting and wounding a bald eagle in the Bayou Meto Wildlife Management Area in January. 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 onlyJailed man draws child-porn counts A man arrested Tuesday afternoon by the Pulaski County sheriff's office on 58 counts of computer exploitation of a child now faces 586 counts of distributing, possessing or viewing of matter depicting sexually explicit conduct involving a child, according to an arrest report. Continue reading...

Burglaries

Subscriber onlyThe following burglaries are from reports collected from the Little Rock and North Little Rock police departments. The names listed are of those who reported a burglary and the dates are when the crime is believed to have taken place. Cammack Village data are not included. Continue reading...

Other days

Subscriber only100 years ago March 5, 1915 FORT SMITH -- Fire of unknown origin destroyed the Fort Smith Hospital, owned by Dr. J.E. Ludeau, at midnight last night. Continue reading...

Mega Millions

The winning numbers drawn Tuesday night in Mega Millions: 9-11-42-44-50 Continue reading...