Members hear arguments over third condemned man
The Arkansas Parole Board on Monday released recommendations denying clemency for two death-row inmates and heard arguments on whether a third death-row inmate should be executed.
North Little Rock library asks volunteers to help crochet ‘plastic yarn’ into mats for homeless to sleep on
Staff members at North Little Rock's William F. Laman Public Library System are asking people to donate plastic bags and help it turn them into mats for people who are homeless.
Pulaski County sheriff’s deputies arrested a man earlier this month suspected of dumping more than 1,000 tires in Wrightsville.
LR’s studies on extraterritorial extensions prompt decision
Rep. Andy Davis, R-Little Rock, has withdrawn a bill that would have established circumstances under which cities would have been required to extend sewer service to communities in their extraterritorial jurisdictions.
Year-round events include filmmaker forum in August
A group working to return an annual film festival to Little Rock announced Wednesday the formation of a new group that will set up a film festival in 2018.
Yellowcheek darter found only in the Little Red River
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has issued a draft plan for saving the yellowcheek darter fish, an endangered species found only in the forks of the Little Red River.
Comment extended on large hog farm
Plan would affect U.S. loans, grants
President Donald Trump's proposed fiscal 2018 budget would cut funding from water and environmental programs that have been used in Arkansas.
A Jefferson County circuit judge must hold a hearing on an Arkansas inmate's request for an injunction against the Department of Correction in relation to his ability to practice his religion, the Arkansas Supreme Court ruled Thursday.
Bill would make permanent prohibitions on use of trust fund
The Arkansas House's Public Health, Welfare and Labor committee and then the full House approved last week a bill that would keep a fee intended for post-closure work at landfills from going toward the recycling of electronics.