Documents for August 2012

UCA-Aramark contract renewal offer

UCA-Aramark contract renewal offer

Aramark offers a contract renewal to the University of Central Arkansas, tied with a $700,000 grant to aid in renovating the President's home.

Aug 30, 2012

NWACC response to Parsons

NWACC response to Parsons

A letter in response to an appeal from Marty Parsons.

Aug 29, 2012

Parsons letter of inquiry

Parsons letter of inquiry

A letter from Mary Parsons' law firm inquiring about the status of his appeal of termination.

Aug 29, 2012

UAMS, St. Vincent announce 'potential affiliation'

UAMS, St. Vincent announce 'potential affiliation'

The university of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and St. Vincent Health System jointly announced that the two parties are discussing a "potential affiliation."

Aug 29, 2012

Petition by 2 rejected for LR ballot

Petition by 2 rejected for LR ballot

Pulaski County Circuit Court ptition by Kaitlin Lott and Adam Lansky, both members of the Occupy Little Rock movement who each fell just a few signatures short of the required 50 signatures from qualified registered voters on petitions for at-large city director seats.

Aug 24, 2012

Certified Candidates List

Certified Candidates List

Certified list of 2012 candidates

Aug 23, 2012

School meals eligibility manual

School meals eligibility manual

Eligibility for school meals: Federal and state policy for determining and verifying eligibility. August 2012.

Aug 23, 2012

Jeff Johnston affidavit

Jeff Johnston affidavit

Faulkner County prosecutor files charge against the county administrator for felony theft of property.

Aug 22, 2012

Memorandum on Chavis Carter case

Memorandum on Chavis Carter case

Memo from the Arkansas State Crime Lab on the case involving the death of Chavis Carter.

Aug 22, 2012

News release on Chavis Carter case

News release on Chavis Carter case

Press release from the Jonesboro Police Department regarding the death of Chavis Carter.

Aug 22, 2012

Parsons complaint dismissed

Parsons complaint dismissed

The Arkansas Ethics Commission dismissed a complain filed by Jim Parsons against the Bentonville School District superintendent.

Aug 21, 2012

Chavis Carter autopsy report

Chavis Carter autopsy report

The official autopsy report for Chavis Carter.

Aug 20, 2012

Wal-Mart earnings report, Q2 2013

Wal-Mart earnings report, Q2 2013

Wal-Mart on Thursday released its second quarter results for the 2013 fiscal year.

Aug 16, 2012

Wal-Mart second quarter earnings call transcript

Wal-Mart second quarter earnings call transcript

Wal-Mart recorded earnings call for the second quarter of fiscal year 2013.

Aug 16, 2012

Car-Mart first fiscal quarter report

Car-Mart first fiscal quarter report

America's Car-Mart reports 6.4 percent increase in fully diluted earnings per share on revenue increase of 9.4 percent to $110 Million, 2.3 percent of outstanding shares repurchased during quarter.

Aug 16, 2012

ASP report on Brinkley police chief

ASP report on Brinkley police chief

Report from the Arkansas State Police on Brinkley Police Chief Michael Edwards.

Aug 14, 2012

Parsons memorandum

Parsons memorandum

A counseling memorandum from Becky Paneitz regarding Marty Parsons. Contains some mild language.

Aug 14, 2012

Parsons termination appeal

Parsons termination appeal

A letter appealing Marty Parsons' termination as chief financial officer for NorthWest Arkansas Community College.

Aug 13, 2012

Parsons FOI

Parsons FOI

A letter requesting emails and other information concerning Marty Parsons.

Aug 13, 2012

Kevin Jones lawsuit in Nona Dirksmeyer case

Kevin Jones lawsuit in Nona Dirksmeyer case

Defendants in the lawsuit filed by Kevin Jones who was acquitted of a murder charge in the death of his girlfriend, Nona Dirksmeyer, deny there was any "conspiracy" with Gary Dunn, a second man charged in her death. Charges against Dunn eventually were dismissed after two mistrials due to hung juries.

Aug 13, 2012

Oxford American Title IX Review

Oxford American Title IX Review

The final report of the Oxford American sexual harassment investigation.

Aug 11, 2012

NWACC zones

NWACC zones

Zones for the NorthWest Arkansas Community College

Aug 10, 2012

Report on Herb Rule's arrest

Report on Herb Rule's arrest

Fayetteville Police Department report on the Aug. 9 arrest of Herb Rule.

Aug 10, 2012

Windstream second quarter results

Windstream second quarter results

Windstream on Thursday announced its second-quarter results.

Aug 9, 2012

Butterball lawsuit ruling

Butterball lawsuit ruling

Plaintiffs and Butterball, LLC, reach a settlement in an April 2008 lawsuit.

Aug 9, 2012

Butterball lawsuit

Butterball lawsuit

Sheila Helmert, Wilma Brown, Lori West, Roxie Garner, Roy Garner, Miguel Anguiano Araujo, Christopher Smith, John Snarr and Jason Foster VS. Butterball, LLC. "Plaintiffs allege that Butterball failed to sufficiently compensate production employees for their time spent engaged in donning, doffing, walking, sanitizing and other activities before and after their production shifts and during unpaid breaks."

Aug 9, 2012

School Choice: Plaintiffs appeal Dawson's ruling

School Choice: Plaintiffs appeal Dawson's ruling

Plaintiff's appeal of U.S. District Judge Robert Dawson's June ruling that struck down the Arkansas Public School Choice Act of 1989.

Aug 8, 2012

Dean Lee's contract with ASU

Dean Lee's contract with ASU

Former athletic director Dean Lee's contract with Arkansas State University.

Aug 7, 2012

Assesment of Arkansas State Veterans Home

Assesment of Arkansas State Veterans Home

Facility conditional assessment of Arkansas State Veterans Home.

Aug 7, 2012

Bobby and Annette Whitlow homicide report

Bobby and Annette Whitlow homicide report

Little Rock Police Department report in the deaths of Bobby and Annette Whitlow.

Aug 6, 2012

Michael Stanley homicide report

Michael Stanley homicide report

Little Rock Police Department report in the death of Michael Stanley.

Aug 6, 2012

Terry London homicide report

Terry London homicide report

Little Rock Police Department report in the death of Terry London.

Aug 6, 2012

Charles Gaskins homicide report

Charles Gaskins homicide report

Little Rock Police Department report in the shooting death of Charles Gaskins.

Aug 6, 2012

Alexis Esaw Khabeer homicide report

Alexis Esaw Khabeer homicide report

Little Rock Police Department report in the death of Alexis Esaw Khabeer.

Aug 6, 2012

Bryce Allen arrest report

Bryce Allen arrest report

Jacksonville Police Department report on the arrest of Bryce Allen.

Aug 6, 2012

Exemplary Schools Listing

Exemplary Schools Listing

Superintendents and principals of schools that have been identified as priority and focus schools under the state’s new school accountability plan get their marching orders from the Arkansas Department of Education. Commissioner Tom Kimbrell has said that the department “will be in their business” as the schools — either the lowest achieving in the state or have the biggest achievement disparity gaps — develop improvement plans, hire outside education improvement consultants, etc.

Aug 5, 2012

Wedington plan

Wedington plan

The Fayetteville City Council on Tuesday will consider a study of the Wedington Drive corridor west of Interstate 540. The city planning staff recommends a study of about 350 acres of mostly offices, restaurants, retail shops and undeveloped land.

Aug 3, 2012

Hudlow lawsuit

Hudlow lawsuit

A lawsuit filed by Jerry Hudlow, former Rogers treasurer, against the city.

Aug 2, 2012

Denney termination letter and appeal

Denney termination letter and appeal

Arkansas State Police issue a termination letter dated July 27, 2012, to former officer Cpl. Royce Denney. Denney filed an appeal to the termination Thursday.

Aug 2, 2012