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Benton County Restaurant Inspections

Subscriber onlyInformation is from state Health Department records. Restaurants are listed in order of inspection date. All reports are from regular food service inspections unless otherwise noted. Critical violations are defined as items relating directly to factors that lead to food-borne illness and must be corrected immediately. Noncritical violations are defined as items that relate to maintenance of food operations and cleanliness. Continue reading...

Washington County Restaurant Inspections

Subscriber onlyInformation is from state Health Department records. Restaurants are listed in order of inspection date. All reports are from regular food service inspections unless otherwise noted. Critical violations are defined as items relating directly to factors that lead to food-borne illness and must be corrected immediately. Noncritical violations are defined as items that relate to maintenance of food operations and cleanliness. Continue reading...

LPGA event brings more than golf to area

Food, concert, 5K run planned to celebrate tourney’s 10th year in city

Subscriber onlyThe Walmart NW Arkansas LPGA Championship has grown in the past decade into a regionwide festival that encompasses more than just golf. Continue reading...

Public meetings

Subscriber onlyToday 5:30 p.m. Fayetteville Planning Commission -- Room 219, City Hall, 113 W. Mountain St. Continue reading...

Centerton seeks business growth

City leaders aim for retail boom to match population increase

Subscriber onlyCenterton Mayor Bill Edwards spends every week writing letters. Continue reading...

University giving Old Main a facelift

$900,000 job to restore building’s cracked, faded entryway

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Boards cover the front door of Old Main. Continue reading...

Benton County Marriage Licenses

Subscriber onlyMay 12 Christopher James Aten, 33, Pineville, Mo., and Rachel Leslie Clark, 35, Bella Vista Continue reading...

Records

Subscriber onlyRick Joseph Chase, 22, of 11513 Walkenbach Road in Rogers was arrested Saturday in connection with first-degree criminal mischief. Chase was being held Sunday at the Benton County Jail with no bond set. Continue reading...

Campgrounds will be open by Memorial Day weekend

Reserved spaces at various parks filling up quickly

Subscriber onlyDespite winter's record-breaking rain and flooding trashing campgrounds around the state, most of the debris has been cleared from sites in preparation for Memorial Day weekend. Continue reading...

Professor's book on 36th president portrays 'tragic' LBJ

Subscriber onlyWASHINGTON -- When University of Arkansas professor Randall Woods spoke at the Smithsonian about one of the towering figures of the 1960s, 100 people showed up, eager to hear about the nation's 36th president. Continue reading...

PHOTOS: Block Street Block Party draws thousands to downtown Fayetteville

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- For Big Still River, the annual Block Street Block Party is keeping Fayetteville funky. Continue reading...

Benton County Lawsuits Filed

Subscriber onlyMay 12 Discover Bank v. Adam J. Shoup Continue reading...

Pope County lanes to close for repairs

Subscriber onlyWork on sections of four highways in and around Pope County will require a series of alternating lane closures for nearly three weeks beginning Monday, the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said. Continue reading...

Showroom of $30,000 couches opens in Little Rock

Subscriber onlyOne of these towns is not like the others: Atlanta, Austin, Dallas, Denver, Little Rock, Los Angeles, Miami, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Seattle. Continue reading...

Seeking safe haven

Group seeks to bring 100 refugees to region yearly

Subscriber onlyArkansas took in about 1 out of every 1 million refugees who sought shelter worldwide last year — 13 of the 14.5 million refugees accounted for by the United Nations. Continue reading...