LR schools seeking facilities-plan input

1-year study only 1st step, board says

Posted: September 1, 2014 at 3:21 a.m.

The Little Rock School Board's unanimous vote last week to accept the results of a year-long facilities study from its consultants is the first step in what will be a lengthy process to upgrade the campuses in the state's largest school district.

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Lawmakers cite Islamic State risk

FILE - This Dec. 21, 2012 file photo shows Senate intelligence committee chair, Sen. Diane Feinstein, D-Cal., left, speaking at a Capitol Hill news conference in Washington. Feinstein and the chair of the House intelligence committee prodded President Barack Obama on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, to take decisive action against the growing threats from Islamic State militants on U.S. soil. "I think I've learned one thing about this president, and that is he's very cautious," she said. "Maybe in this instance, too cautious." Obama said Friday that he did not yet have a strategy for dealing with the Islamic State organization, a remark that brought criticism from Democrats and Republicans. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt, File)

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