LR factor on a chief is origin

Some see a plus in hiring insider

Posted: May 27, 2014 at 4:36 a.m.

Before the end of the month, the capital city's top lawman, Stuart Thomas, will retire after nearly a decade of leading the state's largest police department.

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LR grade school climbs out of performance hol...

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette/RICK MCFARLAND --02/26/14--   Aniya Fisher listens to her teacher Lolita Hayes (left) while performing a math problem in her 5th grade class at Wilson Elementary School in Little Rock Wednesday. Wilson went from a very low achieving school to a state-identified "exemplary" school in a two year period.

When the Little Rock School District lists its state-identified "priority" schools -- the 5 percent lowest-per... Read »

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Gay-marriage case to hover over polls

With the Arkansas Supreme Court reportedly months away from a ruling on the constitutionality of the state's gay-marriage ban, political watchers differ on what effect the ... Read »