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Doudna's Tontitown resignation moots ouster move

Subscriber onlyWashington County Prosecutor Matt Durrett has initiated a civil action to remove Rhonda Doudna from the Tontitown City Council because she was convicted last year of a felony involving petition signatures, but it's likely a moot point because Doudna said she resigned Thursday. Continue reading...

Voters weigh change and experience in race for Benton County judge

Subscriber onlyIt's a battle between experience and a call for change in the race for Benton County judge. Continue reading...

Incumbents, challengers split on health care

Subscriber only"Arkansas Works," Gov. Asa Hutchinson's revamping of the state's health care spending, is nothing but a rebranding of the "private option" health care plan passed by his Democratic predecessor, challengers at a Bentonville legislative candidates forum said Thursday. Continue reading...

Two square off over Washington County JP 13 seat

A former Washington County employee is challenging a justice of the peace for his seat on the Quorum Court. Continue reading...

Endorsements begin

Contested county offices will be on March 1 ballot

Subscriber onlyTuesday marks the start of early voting for the March 1 primary. While much of the political news has focused on folks named Trump, Cruz, Rubio, Sanders, Clinton, and others, voters in Arkansas will also made decisions about Republican and Democratic party nominees for the general election and final decisions on some judicial races. Continue reading...

Rivals differ in Springdale House race

Subscriber onlySPRINGDALE -- Three Republican primary candidates are claiming three kinds of experience in the race for Springdale's state House District 88. Continue reading...

Madison, Edwards square off over justice of the peace seat

The Washington County judge is challenging an incumbent justice of the peace for a spot on the Quorum Court. Continue reading...

Familiar faces race in Rogers

The Republican primary for District 94 in the state House is between Rep. Rebecca Petty, the incumbent of Rogers, and the legislator she succeeded, Debra Hobbs. Continue reading...

Businessmen compete for District 81

The state House District 81 Republican primary is a race between two businessmen who said they moved to Crawford County more than three decades apart largely to give their children a better life. Continue reading...

Fayetteville mayor says he'll run for third term

Subscriber onlyMayor Lioneld Jordan said Friday he plans to run for a third four-year term. Continue reading...

Copeland, Nations square off for west Washington County district judge

The single race for district judge in Washington County features two small town boys who made good, went on to successful legal careers and want to serve their community from the bench. Continue reading...

Incumbent, 2 rivals vying for House seat

Subscriber onlyRep. Jana Della Rosa, R-Rogers, faces two Republican primary opponents in her re-election bid for House District 90. Continue reading...

McCollum, Scott vie for House seat

State Rep. Sue Scott, R-Rogers, faces a Republican primary challenger who is critical of Scott's vote on the state's private-option health care plan, the second such challenge in two elections. Continue reading...

Benton County Sheriff candidates speak at forum

Subscriber onlyThe candidates seeking the Republican Party's nomination for Benton County sheriff had another opportunity Tuesday night to present their messages to voters in their attempts to win the primary election. Continue reading...

Rogers House race draw three hopefuls -- again

ROGERS -- Rep. Jana Della Rosa, R-Rogers, faces two Republican primary opponents in her re-election bid for House District 90. Continue reading...

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