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Windstream trims 54 jobs in Arkansas

Windstream Holdings Inc. laid off 54 employees in Arkansas recently, including 43 in Little Rock, a company spokesman said Friday. The Little Rock-based firm did not disclose the number of job cuts in other states. Windstream has been slowly cutting back its workforce. It cut 21 jobs in Arkansas in

NWAONLINE.COM - 2018-01-20 12:30:00

Asthma fatality in lockup draws suit

A daughter of a woman who died in the Pulaski County jail in December 2016 after jailers and nurses refused to let her use her asthma inhaler has filed a federal wrongful-death lawsuit against them, the county and the jail's contract medical provider, Turn Key Health Clinics. The Dec. 14, 2016 death

NWAONLINE.COM - 2018-01-20 10:48:00

Fall Out Boy coming to Verizon Arena in fall 2018

American Rock Band Fall Out Boy has announced they will be coming to North Little Rock in the fall of 2018. (Verizon Arena){ } American Rock Band Fall Out Boy has announced they will be coming to North Little Rock in the fall of 2018. Fall Out Boy will be performing on October 9, along with special

KATV - 2018-01-19 10:19:12

Mother and Child Shot Friday Morning

North Little Rock, ARK --- The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office is investigating an Friday morning shooting at the Chapel Ridge Apartments in North Little Rock. A mother and a 5 year old were injured. We're told the suspect was wearing a ski mask. 2 other children were in the home but were able to ge

KARK - 2018-01-19 14:04:13

LR Video Game Store Robbed at Gunpoint

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Police are searching for a man in connection to an armed robbery of a video game store on Jan. 18. Officers say the robbery took place just before 11:30 a.m. on Thursday at a Game X Change located near the 3400 block of S. University Ave. An employee told police a man armed wit

KARK - 2018-01-19 17:38:46

New Security Rules for 3 Little Rock Venues

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - New security procedures will take effect on Sunday, Jan. 21 for all ticketed live performances at venues managed by the Little Rock Convention & Visitors Bureau. Officials say walk-through magnetometers will be utilized at Robinson Center, First Security Amphitheater, and Stateho

KARK - 2018-01-19 22:47:17

Fayetteville sued over false alarm reduction ordinance

Credit: FILE PHOTO The city of Fayetteville logo is seen at City Hall on Feb. 14. FAYETTEVILLE -- The city's false alarm reduction ordinance is unconstitutional, vague and places undue responsibility on business owners and residents, according to a lawsuit. The city filed a response Thursday to

NWAONLINE.COM - 2018-01-20 09:00:00

Toddler left in unattended SUV

A Conway couple is charged in a felony child endangerment case after allegedly leaving a toddler in an unattended vehicle in 25-degree weather as they went shopping earlier this week. Police were called out to Ross Dress For Less on Wednesday in reference to a toddler sitting alone in a silver Ford

LOG CABIN DEMOCRAT - 2018-01-19 23:16:56

East Austin restaurant Takoba closes indefinitely

Popular Mexican restaurant Takoba, located at 1411 E. Seventh St., Austin, closed indefinitely Jan. 18. No reason for the closing was given, but the restaurant said it would renovate its space and menu in the interim. The restaurant announced the closing on its Facebook page, ending the post with, "

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2018-01-19 23:20:54

Two Subway restaurants near UT campus robbed within minutes

AUSTIN, Texas - Austin police are looking for the person responsible for robbing two Subway sandwich shops located near the camps of University of Texas at Austin Friday afternoon. Police said the restaurant located at 2323 San Antonio Street was robbed at 3:47 p.m. The eatery located at 2025 Guadal

SPECTRUMLOCALNEWS.COM - 2018-01-20 00:46:00

Crash shuts off signal lights at 15th & Lavaca, causing delays into rush hour

Signal lights out after crash at 15th and Lavaca Street in Austin. Jan. 19, 2018 (Austin Transportation Department Photo) AUSTIN (KXAN) - A three-vehicle crash in downtown Austin is expected to cause delays for commuters through Friday's evening rush hour. The Department of Public Safety says the

KXAN - 2018-01-19 21:11:00

Man allegedly tried to kidnap teen following southeast Austin church service

FILE - police lights (KXAN File Photo) AUSTIN (KXAN) - A 16-year-old coming out of a southeast Austin church told police a stranger tried to kidnap her as she was waiting for her family to pick her up. The teen walked out of the church at 1900 E. Oltorf St. on Oct. 22, 2017 with her younger cousin

KXAN

29 Lake Travis-Westlake restaurants that opened in 2017 or will open in 2018

2. All Star Burger 3801 N. Capital of Texas Hwy., Ste. A-108, Austin 512-580-2717 www.allstarburger.com 3. Hat Creek Burger Co. 1620 S. RM 620, Lakeway 512-712-5968 www.hatcreekburgers.com 4. Modern Market 3201 Bee Caves Road, Ste. 144, Austin 512-807-0290 www.modernmarket.com 5. Shack 512 Lim

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2018-01-19 16:45:18

WeWork to expand University Park location

Co-working company WeWork will expand its University Park location at 3300 N. I-35, Austin, according to a Dec. 19 news release. The expansion will include room for an additional 800 members, bringing its capacity up to 1,340 people, as well as for retail space. It is expected to be complete this su

COMMUNITYIMPACT.COM - 2018-01-20 13:00:33

Advocates Urge Halt To Travis County Plans For New Women's Jail

AUSTIN, TX - Community leaders on Friday urged top Travis County officials to halt plans on building a new women's jail and instead focus on implementing recommendations to reduce incarceration rates. The letter delivered Friday by representatives of nine community groups suggested county officials

PATCH - 2018-01-20 02:45:53

Motorcyclist killed in crash with tow truck near Buda

BUDA, Texas (KXAN) - A 26-year-old motorcyclist died on Monday, Jan. 15 in a collision with a tow truck near Buda. The 21-year-old driver of a Ford F-550 tow truck was traveling southwest on Farm to Market 1626, about three miles northwest of Buda, when he stopped and made a U-turn at Lakewood Drive

KXAN

Boil water notice issued for Hillsboro

HILLSBORO, Texas (KWTX) A water line break has forced the city of Hillsboro to issue a boil water notice. The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality ordered the city to issue the notice Friday after the line break reduced the pressure within the water system. The Hillsboro Department of Public Sa

KWTX - 2018-01-21 00:44:00

Frustration with state shows as Waco ISD develops plan to save 5 schools

State policies have amounted to an effort to dismantle inner-city urban schools, and Waco Independent School District is in the midst of a push to avoid that fate, Superintendent A. Marcus Nelson said Saturday. "You ask yourself, what would happen in Waco, Texas, if you close (G.W.) Carver (Middle S

WACOTRIB.COM - 2018-01-21 02:04:00

Connally Cadets Beat Hillsboro 71-59

Waco, TX - The 18th ranked Connally Cadets beat Hillsboro on Friday Night 71-59, at Connally High School. Copyright 2018 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Waco, TX - The 18th ranked Connally Cadets beat Hillsbo

CENTEXPROUD.COM - 2018-01-20 04:06:09

Police identify skeletal remains found in Mansfield

MANSFIELD, Texas - Police now know the name of the murdered woman whose skeletal remains were found in Mansfield several years ago. The bones were found on private property near Mitchell Road in 2015. Police said the property owner stumbled upon them while walking with family members. Investigators

FOX4NEWS.COM - 2018-01-19 21:30:00