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Little Rock slaying suspect charged in second killing

Braxton second man arrested in case

Subscriber onlyPolice have identified a second suspect in the murder of a 51-year-old man found dead in his Little Rock home in February. Continue reading...

Police beat

Subscriber onlyBoyfriend accused of threats, assault Continue reading...

Youth jobs center planned; Saline County aims to keep its graduates from leaving

Subscriber onlySaline County’s population has grown 86 percent in nearly 30 years, and officials in the suburban enclave say they intend to keep the streak going by training high school graduates to meet the needs of any new business the area attracts. Continue reading...

North Little Rock police arrest suspect in beating

Subscriber onlyNorth Little Rock police on Friday arrested a man accused of beating a friend with a wooden board. Continue reading...

Little Rock explores program giving jobs to homeless

Subscriber onlyLittle Rock is exploring a program that would pull the homeless off the streets and give them city jobs for a couple of days every week, city officials told homelessness advocates Wednesday. Continue reading...

Easy prey: Hundreds of elderly Arkansans are victims of financial abuse — by caretakers or their own families

Subscriber onlyDeb Mitchell learned math by playing dominoes with her mother, and she knew her mom needed help when she couldn't match the numbers on the tiles anymore. Continue reading...

Little Rock veteran homelessness addressed, mayor says

Subscriber onlyLittle Rock will soon file paperwork with the federal government stating that it has "functionally" ended veteran homelessness in the city. Continue reading...

U.S., housing director in Arkansas at odds over funding

Subscriber onlyA federal investigation of a Mississippi County housing agency found mismanaged money and demanded the funds be repaid, but the agency director disputes the government's claims. Continue reading...

North Little Rock man accused in sex abuse of girl

Subscriber onlyPolice on Friday arrested a North Little Rock man who was accused of raping a 13-year-old girl when he was 19. Continue reading...

Endless love

Couple married for 80 years honored at Governor’s Mansion

Subscriber onlyA black-and-white picture of a young couple, faces close together in the frame, flashed on the screen. A second photo appeared a few seconds later of the same couple, this time aged about 70 years, holding hands and in color. Continue reading...

Streaming tears: How has technology in the funeral business affected the grieving process?

Subscriber onlyThe whole experience was foreign for Kelli Zumwalt -- the Eureka Springs resident was in Panama, attending the funeral of a murdered loved one and the shiny lens of a camera attached to a tripod was focused on the casket. Continue reading...

County chief, ex-Arkansas lawmaker to resign after graft admission

Subscriber onlyCounty Judge Henry "Hank" Wilkins IV of Jefferson County will resign later this week, he said Monday, three days after a federal prosecutor revealed that Wilkins admitted taking $100,000 in bribes while he was a state legislator. Continue reading...

Endless love: Arkansas couple married for 80 years, along with 9 others, honored at Governor’s Mansion

Subscriber onlyA black-and-white picture of a young couple, faces close together in the frame, flashed on the screen. A second photo appeared a few seconds later of the same couple, this time aged about 70 years, holding hands and in color. Continue reading...

Study finds $17 million needed to update Little Rock's aging War Memorial Stadium

Subscriber onlyWar Memorial Stadium needs about $17 million worth of maintenance work and improvements to remain in useful condition, according to a feasibility study. Continue reading...

Housing, more funds talked up to aid homeless

Political candidates suggest legal campgrounds, rent aid

Subscriber onlyTiny houses, campgrounds and more money for the state's Housing Trust Fund were among steps for reducing homelessness mentioned by candidates for various state offices at a forum in Little Rock on Wednesday. Continue reading...

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