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Van Buren art center plans renovation campaign

Subscriber onlyVAN BUREN -- Officials with the Center for Art and Education say moving the 40-year-old organization onto Main Street will help it better serve the community and give a boost to downtown's revitalization effort. Continue reading...

Washington County Marriage Licenses

Subscriber onlyFeb. 9 Dalton Lee Stout, 22, and Brisia Cristal Alarcon, 26, both of Fayetteville Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas charter schools prepare for lotteries

Subscriber onlyStudents applying for Northwest Arkansas open-enrollment charter schools will find out over the next few weeks whether they have a spot for the 2017-18 school year. Continue reading...

Public Meetings

Subscriber onlyToday 2 p.m. Fayetteville Advertising and Promotion Commission -- Fayetteville Town Center, 15 W. Mountain St. Continue reading...

Records detail nonprofit group, state money links

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE — Two state lawmakers began supporting a grant of $400,000 in taxpayer money to a nonprofit organization two months before it incorporated in 2013, according to government records. Continue reading...

Uncertainty on immigration enforcement looms in Northwest Arkansas

Subscriber onlyMayors, sheriffs and some immigrants in Northwest Arkansas are apprehensive about President Donald Trump's executive order expanding federal duties to local law enforcement. Continue reading...

Refugee arrivals resume for week, but rest of year uncertain

Subscriber onlyThe stream of passengers off an evening flight Friday looked like any other, towing baggage and drained. But an 8-year-old girl with her mother beamed as she jumped to her waiting father and his outstretched arms. There was no crying or shouting, only the big smiles, eyes shut tight, murmured greetings after a full day of flying. Continue reading...

Fayetteville City Council to take on recycling plan Tuesday

Subscriber onlyWhat gets recycled and who gets to recycle could soon expand if the city adopts a plan to keep more trash out of the landfill. Continue reading...

Bentonville considers changing city wards to improve balance

Subscriber onlyOfficials are looking to realign the city's four voting wards to better balance voter representation. Continue reading...

Interstate 49 work planned this week

Subscriber onlyConstruction work on Interstate 49 in Rogers and Lowell will require overnight lane closings starting tonight, and construction later in the week will require closing the interstate entirely for short periods in Bentonville, according to Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department officials. Continue reading...

Child-neglect suspect arrested

Subscriber onlyA Flippin man was arrested Friday on a charge of endangering the welfare of his three children, according to a news release from the Marion County sheriff's office. Continue reading...

Head-on collision fatal to two drivers

Subscriber onlyThe drivers of two cars that crashed head-on on Arkansas 59 in Crawford County died Friday, according to an Arkansas State Police fatal crash report. Continue reading...

Elaine remembers massacre, ruling

Don’t be lulled, judge preaches during activities marking 1923 high court decision

Subscriber onlyOn the eve of the 94th anniversary of the ruling adding protections for black people in the criminal-justice system, a preacher spoke of the virtues of remembering. Continue reading...

Lonoke man, 20, faces sex charges

Teen reported rape at party at ASU fraternity, police say

Subscriber onlyAuthorities arrested a Lonoke man Friday in the sexual assault of a 19-year-old woman at a fraternity party at Arkansas State University at Jonesboro. Continue reading...

Called unsafe, Spa City hotel spends $200,000 on repairs

Subscriber onlyThe Arlington Resort Hotel and Spa has spent $200,000 on roof and exterior repairs since the city issued the hotel a notice of unsafe conditions in June, Chief Building Inspector Mike Scott said. Continue reading...