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Despite lawsuit threat, school board in one Arkansas city to resume prayer at meetings

Subscriber onlyThe Harrison School Board has decided to resume praying before its meetings. Continue reading...

Storm throttles chain saw artists

Eureka Springs contest restarts today

Subscriber onlyTwenty-one woodcarvers fired up their chain saws at 9 a.m. Friday after lightning caused an hour's delay at the beginning of the 13th annual Carving in the Ozarks competition. Continue reading...

Assessor convicted, resigns post

Subscriber onlyThe Newton County assessor was found guilty Tuesday of felony theft and promptly resigned. Continue reading...

Swimmer from Arkansas loses backpack, 2 kinds of arms in Buffalo River

Subscriber onlySomeone apparently found Patrick Cooley's lost backpack, which contained his prosthetic arm. Continue reading...

Arkansas women charged in killing of elk out of season

Subscriber onlyTwo Springdale women were arrested Friday on poaching elk on private land in Newton County. Continue reading...

Jasper on the hunt for large elk statue

City hopes it can be tourism spark

Subscriber onlyThe city of Jasper is looking for a life-sized elk statue. Continue reading...

Jasper on the hunt for large elk statue

City hopes it can be tourism spark

Subscriber onlyThe city of Jasper is looking for a life-size elk statue. Continue reading...

Pack holding prosthetic limb lost in Buffalo River

Subscriber onlyHikers and canoeists in the Buffalo National River area are on the lookout for a lost backpack. Continue reading...

Plea guilty in illegal excavation of prehistoric bluff shelters in Arkansas; 2,831 artifacts forfeited

Subscriber onlyA Crawford County man pleaded guilty Wednesday to one count of illegally excavating prehistoric bluff shelters in the Ozark-St. Francis National Forest. Continue reading...

PHOTOS: Tony Alamo mansion in disrepair, entered now on a dare

Subscriber onlyFree to the right charity: mansion built for religious cult leader and his wife, whose embalmed body was kept inside the house for months while he waited for her to rise from the dead. Continue reading...

Even with software, tracking, collecting Arkansas court fines, fees a problem

Subscriber onlyMillions of dollars in fines, costs and restitution from felony criminal cases are owed to circuit courts across Arkansas. Continue reading...

Deportation stayed for 2 Guatemalans who have lived illegally in Arkansas since 2001

Subscriber onlyA Guatemalan couple who have lived illegally in Arkansas since 2001 won't be deported this year. Continue reading...

Hog hunter admits to count of murder

Prison sentence 40 years in plea deal

Subscriber onlyA Eureka Springs man pleaded guilty Thursday to second-degree murder after shooting a man he said had trespassed on his hog-hunting territory. Continue reading...

Northwest Arkansas 22nd fastest growing metro area in U.S., according to Census

Subscriber onlyNorthwest Arkansas was the 22nd fastest-growing metropolitan area in the country last year, according to population estimates released today by the U.S. Census Bureau. Continue reading...

POLL: 2 Arkansas school boards to cease praying

Complaints lead to temporary halt

Subscriber onlyTwo school boards in northern Arkansas have stopped praying before meetings -- at least for the time being. Continue reading...

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