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Public work still crucial, Clinton tells black forum

Subscriber onlyFormer President Bill Clinton took the stage Saturday evening in downtown Little Rock with a message of hope to a national group of black public administrators. Continue reading...

JP says revised rules give Hyde too much authority

Subscriber onlyPulaski County Justice of the Peace Tyler Denton is challenging a detail in the Quorum Court's rule book that he believes gives County Judge Barry Hyde too much power over the county's legislative process. Continue reading...

Little Italy hopes 4th judge is charm

Community appealed petition’s rejection last year, then watched 2 judges recuse

Subscriber onlyHaving languished in circuit court limbo for more than a year, the appeal case of Little Italy's incorporation is still waiting for its day in court. Continue reading...

Tax-change talk a cloud on housing in Arkansas, across U.S.

Subscriber onlyWhite House talk of a national tax-code rewrite has caused hand-wringing among some housing developers in Arkansas and across the nation. Continue reading...

State kicks off WWI observance

Re-enactors help start 2 years of memorials to Great War

Subscriber onlyThe mock Arkansas Gazette newspapers circulating in front of the Old State House were dated April 8, 1917, their banners bearing the headline "House, early this morning, declares that a state of war exists between U.S. and Germany." Continue reading...

$177M jackpot win in Arkansas is record for state

Subscriber onlyJoy White thought it was a joke when a lottery official went into her One Stop convenience store in Stuttgart on April Fools' Day to tell her she had sold the highest-winning lottery ticket in state history. Continue reading...

Two abortion foes arrested at protest in Little Rock lose lawsuit

Subscriber onlyA federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed against Little Rock by two men who were arrested while protesting outside an abortion clinic in the city in 2012. Continue reading...

2 Arkansas death-row inmates appeal to halt April injections

Keep lethal drug secret, AG insists

Subscriber onlyAttorneys for two death-row inmates filed two petitions Wednesday seeking to halt their executions next month while Arkansas' attorney general argued in a separate case that prison officials should not be forced to disclose information about the drugs used in lethal injections. Continue reading...

JPs add recycling for 17,700 in county

Monthly sanitation rate up to $26.58

Subscriber onlyThe Pulaski County Quorum Court approved the addition of recycling services for the 17,700 residents living in the unincorporated areas of the county. Continue reading...

Little Rock 1 of 10 with sobriety court; with 6 participants, program aids hard-core DWI offenders

Subscriber onlyFor the past seven months, Wardell Robinson Jr. has become a regular at the Pulaski County District Court. Two or three times a week he goes in, high-fiving security guards on his way to Judge Wayne Gruber's chambers. Continue reading...

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