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Arkansans recall Graham; he spoke in Little Rock in ’59, ’89, at Hogs-Longhorns ’69 game

Subscriber onlyIt was, perhaps, a bad omen. Frank Broyles' dog bit Billy Graham's son. And on the morning of the Big Shootout, no less. Continue reading...

Group urges city to rename street for lawyer in civil-rights case that desegregated Little Rock schools

Subscriber onlyA group wants Pine Bluff to rename eight blocks of Alabama Street for Wiley A. Branton Sr., the principal lawyer in the civil-rights case that desegregated public schools in Little Rock. Continue reading...

Andy Warhol bottle with Arkansas tie listed on eBay for $6,000

On its bottom is ‘Newport, Ark.’

Subscriber onlyA Coke bottle from Newport, Ark., is getting its 15 minutes of fame. Continue reading...

OBITUARY: Arkansan known for love of animals spent 30 years on board of Humane Society

Subscriber onlyWhen heavy rains flooded the Heber Springs Humane Society in the 1990s, Lynne Curry waded into the muck to save the big dogs that were tethered to submerged doghouses. Continue reading...

Arkansan tangled in 1970s intrigue

After learning of Pentagon Papers, Fulbright was pressed to divulge files

Subscriber onlyU.S. Sen. J. William Fulbright knew about the Pentagon Papers for a year and a half before The New York Times broke the story in June 1971. Continue reading...

3 sites in Arkansas make National Register, but Johnny Cash's boyhood home falls short

Subscriber onlyThree more Arkansas properties have been listed on the National Register of Historic Places, but Johnny Cash's boyhood home in Dyess didn't make the cut -- this time. Continue reading...

33 northern counties brace for sheet of ice

Motorists warned of morning hazards

Subscriber onlyForecasts predicted a thin sheet of ice would coat north Arkansas this morning. Continue reading...

Pay up, judge tells online travel firms; Arkansas cities, counties due taxes

Subscriber onlyA judge has ruled that Hotels.com and other online travel companies must remit taxes they collect for Arkansas lodging to the appropriate cities, counties, and advertising and promotion commissions that levied the taxes. Continue reading...

Charge for Arkansas escapee is theft over handcuffs

Upon his capture, they are missing

Subscriber onlyA 33-year-old man who escaped from the back seat of a Cleburne County deputy's vehicle has been charged with theft of the handcuffs he was wearing. Continue reading...

Blytheville's Eaker air base, 9 other sites on historic list

Subscriber onlyTen Arkansas properties have been listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the country's official list of historically significant properties. Continue reading...

Escapee charged in theft of cuffs

Restraints gone when captured

Subscriber onlyA 33-year-old man who escaped from the back seat of a Cleburne County deputy's vehicle has been charged with theft of the handcuffs he was wearing. Continue reading...

FDA axes study at Arkansas lab; nicotine addiction research led to deaths of 4 monkeys

Subscriber onlyThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration has permanently ended a nicotine addiction study at an Arkansas laboratory after four squirrel monkeys died there. Continue reading...

Arkansas town faces its last year with a school

Down, but not out, locals say

Subscriber onlyHARTFORD -- After more than a century, the schools will close for good in this Sebastian County town at the end of the spring semester. Continue reading...

Authorities ID body found in rural area; 3 Arkansas men held in connection with homicide

Man, 29, missing since New Year’s Eve

Subscriber onlyThe body of a man found Monday in a remote area north of Hagarville has been identified as Vernice "Duwane" Ledbetter, 29, who disappeared on New Year's Eve, according to a news release Wednesday from Johnson County Sheriff Larry Jones. Continue reading...

Attorney, judge, Horne dies at 85

He was insurance chief 3 years

Subscriber onlyA man known for his contributions to the Arkansas insurance industry died Sunday. Continue reading...

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