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4 new columns arrive at UA to be installed at Old Main

Subscriber onlyFour new limestone columns arrived at the University of Arkansas on Monday, but it may be a month before work crews begin to put them in the portico of Old Main, the oldest building on campus. Continue reading...

Four new columns get to UA

Old Main portico restoration starts

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Four new limestone columns arrived at the University of Arkansas on Monday but it may be a month before work crews begin to put them in the portico of Old Main, which is the oldest building on campus. Continue reading...

University giving Old Main a facelift

$900,000 job to restore building’s cracked, faded entryway

Subscriber onlyFAYETTEVILLE -- Boards cover the front door of Old Main. Continue reading...

UA giving Old Main a $900,000 face-lift

Work will restore building’s cracked, faded entryway

Subscriber onlyBoards cover the front door of Old Main. Continue reading...

Old store in Combs getting a fresh look

Ex-owner takes quilts, memories

Subscriber onlyCOMBS -- Wanda Kimball removed 200 pictures from the walls of B&M Grocery and Cafe. Continue reading...

Rogerson chosen as next UALR chancellor

Subscriber onlyThe provost of a California university has been selected as the next chancellor of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock pending approval of the UA System board of trustees. Continue reading...

UA student, 19, dies; fell 100 feet from bluff

Rogers teen hiking at Hawksbill Crag

Subscriber onlyA student at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville died Sunday after she fell off a bluff near Hawksbill Crag in Newton County. Continue reading...

2 dry counties target of liquor-sale drives

Subscriber onlyEfforts are underway to legalize alcohol sales in two dry counties in western Arkansas. Continue reading...

Arkansas woman charged with 177 counts after 295 dogs removed from home

Subscriber onlyA Madison County woman has been charged with 177 counts of cruelty to animals after 295 dogs were confiscated from her home near Wesley on March 3. Continue reading...

District told its rights intact

Judge: State not at fault for woes

Subscriber onlyThe Arkansas Legislature didn't violate the constitutional rights of a Newton County school district that claimed it was underfunded, a Pulaski County Circuit Court judge ruled Wednesday. Continue reading...

Road leads Rogerson to UALR; chancellor-position finalist envisions school, city in tandem

Subscriber only The Bodega Highway leads from Sebastopol to the sea, past an effigy of Alfred Hitchcock in front of the Bodega General Store and an occasional redheaded turkey vulture standing in the road. Continue reading...

Pine Bluff Schools' ex-chief back for five days

Fired PB official to fix retiree snag

Subscriber onlyA Pine Bluff School District superintendent who was fired last year is returning to work for five days as part of a court settlement. Continue reading...

State schools welcome migrants

603 unaccompanied children arrive in 3 years, study shows

Subscriber onlyAt least 603 unaccompanied children from Central America were placed with sponsors in Arkansas over the past three years, according to data compiled by The Associated Press. Continue reading...

Bentonville festival to feature 70 films

Subscriber only There will be some changes in the Bentonville Film Festival's sophomore year. Continue reading...

Child expert, Head Start influencer Caldwell dies

Subscriber onlyBettye McDonald Caldwell, a pioneer in early childhood development whose research helped lead to the creation of Project Head Start, died Sunday at her home in Little Rock. She was 91. Continue reading...

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