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Lawyer's redistricting lawsuit claiming bias tossed by judge
Julius J. Larry III, a retired civil-rights lawyer in Houston, Texas, and the publisher of the weeklyLittle Rock Sunnewspaper, contended in the suit, filed in February, that the boundaries of the 1st Congressional District were set to intentionally dilute black voting strength, in violation of the V
Woman Finds Toddler Alone Outside Maumelle Daycare
According to Bethany Stubbe, who works near Little Scholars Academy - West Campus, she heard a little girl screaming as she was leaving work last Friday. Stubbe says she followed the cries to the daycare's fenced off playground, where she found the 2-year-old near a see-saw with no shoes on.
7-year-old girl uses lemonade stand to raise money for friend with cancer
“We came into skin and kidney issues and it was all related to an autoimmune type issue. While we were there she was in this program at Arkansas Children's Hospital, where they try to keep kids physically and emotionally well with therapy and keeping them academically on course,” Sosie’s mom, Heathe
Police: North Little Rock driver killed in wreck after speeding through city
Early Sunday, a North Little Rock officer saw a suspect, later identified as 48-year-old Albert Saab, speeding in his vehicle on Broadway and attempted to stop it at the intersection of Broadway and Locust streets.
Man arrested for stealing cigarettes in Hot Springs hold-up
HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (KATV) —A man accused of stealing several packs of cigarettes in an aggravated robbery at a Hot Springs convenience store has been arrested.On Tuesday, Hot Springs investigators and the SWAT team executed a search warrant on Chitwood Street, where they took Simon Derick Hernandez i
McKenzie sentenced to 20 years in prison
Mathew Ryan McKenzie, 40, pleaded guilty Monday to 10 counts of distributing, possessing or viewing matter depicting sexually explicit conduct involving a child. He pleaded guilty under a plea agreement his attorney reached with the chief deputy prosecutor.
Local wins $300,000 in pro fishing tournament - Shelby County Reporter
FROM STAFF REPORTSHOT SPRINGS, Ark. –FLW Tour pro Clent Davis, a local professional fisherman from Montevallo, brought a five-bass limit to the scale on Sunday, Aug. 12, weighing 17 pounds, 13 ounces – the heaviest limit weighed in the three-day Forrest Wood Cup held on Lake Ouachita in Hot Springs
Police: Little Rock bank robbed; suspect sought
Police distributed a photo of the robbery suspect and described him as a black male in his mid-50s who stood 5 foot 6 to 5 foot 9, weighed 220 pounds and wore a white polo shirt, camo shorts, light-colored shoes and a camo hat. The man was bald, with a thin mustache and beard, authorities said.
First Day of School for Pottsville Jr. High School Resource Officer
POTTSVILLE, Ark. - Students and teachers are not the only ones celebrating the beginning of the new school year with a "first day of school" photo. The Pottsville Police Department shared a photo of their newest School Resource Officer, Travis Garza, on his first day at Pottsville Junior High.
Arkansas high school mourns loss of beloved coed
BENTON, Ark. -(KARK) As students get ready to head back to school Monday, one central Arkansas district is grappling with a heartbreaking loss.
Former Benton County sheriff arrested after alleged assault
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) —The former sheriff of Benton County has been arrested after allegedly assaulting a female family member.Records show that former Sheriff Kelley Cradduck was booked by the Rogers Police Department just after midnight on Sunday. The 47-year-old Cradduck was arrested for third-d
DEA must disclose files in Arkansas teens' railroad deaths
Ives has been seeking information from the DEA and other government agencies that she thinks might offer clues about the deaths of her 17-year-old son Kevin Ives and his 16-year-old friend Don Henry. The two were found Aug. 23, 1987, on a stretch of Saline County railroad tracks. The deaths are beli
16-year-old girl dies in wreck on I-30 in central Arkansas
The 16-year-old was driving a 2011 Jeep Wrangler east when the vehicle veered off the road and hit a drain in the median, propelling the Jeep into the air, according to an Arkansas State Police preliminary crash report.
Harmony Grove High School student dies in car crash, community comes together
Brewington was driving a jeep when she veered off I-30 and struck a drain, according to Arkansas State Police. Her car then went airborne, striking a pillar around 4:15 p.m. Saturday.
Man receives 7th jail term, 10th conviction
Thursday, a month before Banks turns 43, U.S. District Judge Kristine Baker handed down his seventh prison sentence, marking at least his 10th felony conviction. This time, he will be going to federal prison, where there's no parole, for nearly 7½ years, as a result of a 2016 traffic stop that led t
Juvenile Dies in Accident on Interstate in Saline County
According to a preliminary report from the Arkansas State Police, the Jeep Wrangler driven by the girl left the road and struck a culvert, then hit a bridge support.
Police looking for escaped psychiatric hospital patient accused of rape
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -Authorities in Little Rock have launched a manhunt following the escape of a patient accused of rape from a state psychiatric hospital.The Arkansas State Hospital Police Department says 34-year-old James Barrett escaped from the psychiatric inpatient facility sometime Saturda
3 people dead after 2 wrecks on state roads
On Saturday, one person died in a rollover crash on Interstate 30 in Benton, Arkansas State Police said.
Clent Davis wows Ouachita with historic comeback to capture FLW's Forrest Wood Cup
Davis, an Alabama native, is the first angler to start the final day of an FLW Tour event in 10th place and finish in first.
Time to practice at a Game and Fish shooting range
Fortunately, here in The Natural State, we have several excellent Arkansas Game and Fish Commission shooting facilities available where we can do all those things, including these five ranges at locations around the state.