Documents for February 2015

Audit of Little Rock veterans benefits center

Audit of Little Rock veterans benefits center

Veterans Affairs' Office of Inspector General published a report Thursday detailing how the Little Rock office had dated overlooked claims to make them appear newer.

Feb 28, 2015

Reissued Bolding Termination Letter

Reissued Bolding Termination Letter

The North Little Rock School District reissued a termination letter to head football coach Brad Bolding on Thursday.

Feb 27, 2015

Arron Lewis mental evaluation

Arron Lewis mental evaluation

Arkansas State Hospital report on the mental evaluation of Arron Lewis, a suspect in the killing of Realtor Beverly Carter.

Feb 26, 2015

Warm-up grant

Warm-up grant

These documents were obtained in an FOI request from the Central Arkansas Planning and Development District. They include the original order forms for the warm-up suits, the grant notifications for the football grant and the receipt from the NLR Athletic Foundation the school district submitted to the planning district.

Feb 26, 2015

Amended Little Rock School District lawsuit

Amended Little Rock School District lawsuit

A group of Little Rock citizens, including two former Little Rock School Board members, have sued the state over the takeover of the Little Rock School District.

Feb 26, 2015

LRSD Civic Committee applicants

LRSD Civic Committee applicants

About 70 people have applied to be a part of the Little Rock School District's civic committee, an advisory panel for the state takeover district.

Feb 21, 2015

Little Rock School District lawsuit

Little Rock School District lawsuit

A group of Little Rock citizens, including two former Little Rock School Board members, have sued the state over the takeover of the Little Rock School District.

Feb 21, 2015

Bolding letter challenging AAA decision

Bolding letter challenging AAA decision

North Little Rock Coach Brad Bolding's attorney sent a letter to the AAA challenging its decision to accept North Little Rock School District's self-reported violation and self-imposed penalties.

Feb 19, 2015

Letter from AAA acknowledging forfeits

Letter from AAA acknowledging forfeits

A letter from the AAA acknowledging North Little Rock School District's self-reported violation and self-imposed penalties.

Feb 19, 2015

Josh Hastings Order

Josh Hastings Order

The U.S. District Court of the Eastern District of Arkansas issued an order dismissing a federal excessive force lawsuit against four law enforcement officers, including former Little Rock Police Department officer Josh Hastings.

Feb 19, 2015

Josh Hastings Judgment

Josh Hastings Judgment

The U.S. District Court of the Eastern District of Arkansas issued a judgment dismissing a federal excessive force lawsuit against four law enforcement officers, including former Little Rock Police Department officer Josh Hastings.

Feb 19, 2015

Wal-Mart 4th-quarter 2015 earnings report

Wal-Mart 4th-quarter 2015 earnings report

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. on Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, announced its fourth-quarter fiscal 2015 results.

Feb 19, 2015

Bolding Facebook comments

Bolding Facebook comments

Bolding details on Facebook what he believes are disadvantages his program faces that teams in Northwest Arkansas don't. Bolding says he removed the post within 15 minutes.

Feb 19, 2015

Plaintiffs' motion for lifting of stay

Plaintiffs' motion for lifting of stay

A group of same-sex couples filed a motion on Tuesday asking the Arkansas Supreme Court to lift the stay on same-sex marriages in the state.

Feb 18, 2015

Plaintiffs' response to request for second oral arguments

Plaintiffs' response to request for second oral arguments

A group of same-sex couples filed a response on Tuesday to the Arkansas Supreme Court request for attorneys to provide legal justification on whether the court should grant a second round of oral arguments in the case.

Feb 18, 2015

Same-sex marriage complaint

Same-sex marriage complaint

Cheryl Maples is suing the attorney general, the governor and the head of the department of finance, on behalf of two same-sex couples who are being forced to file taxes as individuals because the department won’t recognize their marriage license.

Feb 14, 2015

Arkansas Arts Center Statement

Arkansas Arts Center Statement

This statement summarizes the processes the Arkansas Art Center have undergone to evaluate its facility.

Feb 13, 2015

Memo to UCA Audit Committee and Tom Courtway

Memo to UCA Audit Committee and Tom Courtway

An internal audit at UCA examines potential conflicts of interest involving an administrator and a trustee and also addresses excessive leave the administrator has taken.

Feb 13, 2015

Terry Mohajir's personal services agreement with the Red Wolves Foundation

Terry Mohajir's personal services agreement with the Red Wolves Foundation

A copy of Terry Mohajir's personal services agreement with the Red Wolves Foundation.

Feb 13, 2015

Terry Mohajir's amended contract with Arkansas State University

Terry Mohajir's amended contract with Arkansas State University

A copy of Terry Mohajir's amended contract with Arkansas State University.

Feb 13, 2015

The Economic Impact of the University of Arkansas

The Economic Impact of the University of Arkansas

The University of Arkansas on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, released an economic-impact report detailing its effects on the state and local economies in 2014.

Feb 10, 2015

Bolding termination letter

Bolding termination letter

The North Little Rock School District issued this letter to football coach Brad Bolding on Jan. 30, 2015, citing multiple reasons for his termination.

Feb 7, 2015

Football equipment receipt

Football equipment receipt

Conflicting accounts emerged Friday to explain a $600 check given two years ago to the step-father of a highly recruited wide receiver at North Little Rock High School. Documents submitted by the North Little Rock School District to the Arkansas Activities Association said a football team staff member violated recruiting rules by giving the check to Montez Peterson, the stepfather of K.J. Hill, who signed with Ohio State University this week.

Feb 7, 2015

NLRSD self report of violations

NLRSD self report of violations

NLRSD's submission to AAA.

Feb 7, 2015

Hoggs Meat Market receipt

Hoggs Meat Market receipt

Conflicting accounts emerged Friday to explain a $600 check given two years ago to the step-father of a highly recruited wide receiver at North Little Rock High School. Documents submitted by the North Little Rock School District to the Arkansas Activities Association said a football team staff member violated recruiting rules by giving the check to Montez Peterson, the stepfather of K.J. Hill, who signed with Ohio State University this week.

Feb 7, 2015

DYS investigator's notes

DYS investigator's notes

Investigator's notes from the White River Juvenile Detention Center in Batesville noted a child who was sent there by the state Division of Youth Services after the agency announced in late December that it would stop sending children to the lockup because of concerns over how staff were using restraints and 23-hour lockdown.

Feb 4, 2015