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Rapert challenger faults his reference to her

RAPERT CHALLENGER Sen. Jason Rapert, the Faulkner County Republican, spoke to a NAACP session in Conway yesterday and encountered a question from his announced Democratic opponent, Maureen Skinner. Her campaign took offense at his response. By its account Skinner, a lciensed psychological examiner,

ARKANSAS TIMES - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Alcohol Compliance Checks in Conway

CONWAY, Ark. (News release) - The Conway Police Department, along with an agent from Alcoholic Beverage Control, conducted compliance checks at 19 businesses across Conway Thursday (Sept. 14, 2017). The officers went out in two groups using 19-year-old informants. When the informants, using unalter

KARK - 2017-09-18 18:47:35

Woman accused of shooting, killing boyfriend as he slept also dismembered body

Police say a Baytown woman fatally shot her boyfriend as he slept and then dismembered his body inside their home, KHOU in Houston reports. Cierra Alexis Sutton, 30, has been charged with murdering 32-year-old Steven Coleman, the station reports. Detectives say the killing took place on Aug. 16 at

KATV - 2017-09-18 12:34:26

Woman killed in North Little Rock apartment fire identified

Police say Judith Melton, 54, was stuck in a wheelchair when the fire broke out at Eastgate Terrace. (KATV Photo) North Little Rock have identified the woman was killed in an apartment fire Saturday morning. Officers say Judith Melton, 54, was in a wheelchair and was stuck inside Apartment 140 at th

KATV - 2017-09-18 16:42:31

Fierce storms haven't slowed growth along US coastlines

Rising sea levels and fierce storms have failed to stop relentless population growth along U.S. coasts in recent years, a new Associated Press analysis shows. The latest punishing hurricanes scored bull's-eyes on two of the country's fastest growing regions: coastal Texas around Houston and resort a

SOUTHWEST TIMES RECORD - 2017-09-18 17:30:00

Officials: Returning Keys residents must be self-sustaining

In this Sept. 13, 2017, photo, a house with its roof blown off by Hurricane Irma in Summerland Key, in the Florida Keys. Rising sea levels and fierce storms have failed to stop relentless population growth along U.S. coasts in recent years, a new Associated Press analysis shows. The latest punishing

KATV - 2017-09-16 21:21:54

Harvey-related insurance claims on cars, trucks estimated to hit 500,000

HOUSTON -- Perry Smith tried to race Hurricane Harvey. He lost. Now his white Toyota Corolla sits with a broken axle in the parking lot of a Strips convenience store in Rockport, Texas. It is, he admits, probably the end of the road for his trusty car that has almost 190,000 miles on it. "The hurric

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-17 08:00:00

Union: Thousands of firefighters didn't work during Harvey

HOUSTON (AP) - Thousands of Houston firefighters were told to stay home at the height of Harvey's flooding even as calls for help overwhelmed 911 dispatchers, the president of the city's firefighters union said Friday. In an interview with Houston television station KHOU , Marty Lancton said that th

KATV - 2017-09-16 21:11:30

Live 1907-era shell found, disposed of

Richard Rasmussen Credit: THE SENTINEL-RECORD A member of a Little Rock Air Force Base team removes an explosive device from the front seat of a pickup Monday in the 200 block of Valley Street in Hot Springs. HOT SPRINGS -- Police evacuated and blocked off a portion of Valley Street for several ho

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-19 09:33:00

Drug dealer gets 51 years for wounding Little Rock man

A 40-year-old admitted drug dealer was sentenced to 51 years in prison Thursday night for shooting a business associate at the victim's Little Rock home last year. But a Pulaski County jury acquitted Calvin Damone Blair III of the most serious charges against him, aggravated robbery and aggravated r

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-17 11:30:00

Little Rock man declared fit for trial in toddler's road-rage killing

Credit: Handout photos Gary Holmes Sr., 33, (right) faces one count of capital murder and two counts of committing a terrorist act in the death of 3-year-old Acen King (left) in Little Rock on Saturday, Dec. 17, 2016. Pulaski County Circuit Judge Barry Sims on Monday set February trial dates for

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-19 11:30:00

Panel Set to Address Impact of Violence on Education

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- A panel is set for Thursday night to discuss the impact crime has on education. "Victory Over Violence: Impact of Crime on Education" begins at 7 p.m. at Sturgis Hall at the Clinton School of Public Service in downtown Little Rock. As violent crime in Little Rock increases, so d

KARK - 2017-09-18 02:35:25

Wendell Griffen calls for rejection of 60th school crisis anniversary events

'WE WILL NOT' Judge Wendell Griffen rejects the school crisis observance. Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen, who also pastors a Baptist church, has posted Sunday's sermon, which ranged from a Bible lesson to Game of Thrones to the 60th anniversary of the Little Rock school crisis, branded by the city a

ARKANSAS TIMES - 2017-09-18 07:00:00

Parents Say Students Forced to Sit on Floor of School Bus

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark.- Michael Holley knows hard work is taught in the classroom. "It's very important," says Holley. "To be successful in life." The father of a sixth grader says he loves the North Little Rock School District. "We've been here for 12 years," says Holley. It shocked him when he sa

KARK - 2017-09-19 02:37:20

Bomb Squad Evacuates Recycling Plant for Live Artillery

HOT SPRINGS, Ark.- It was a chaotic start to the week in Hot Springs. Police say a man brought live artillery in the back of his truck to a recycling plant. Part of Valley St. was blocked off for several hours and the recycling plant was evacuated while they waited for the bomb squad to get there.

KARK - 2017-09-18 22:40:19

Woman sexually assaulted after getting ride from stranger

The Austin Police Department says that on September 15 at approximately 6:00 a.m. officers responded to a call reporting a sexual assault that occurred at 500 East Stassney Lane. According to APD a woman was at the OK Corral nightclub located at 629 W. Ben White Blvd. when she left around d 2:00 a.m

KATV - 2017-09-18 11:02:49

Medical Pot Deadline Opens New Set of Challenges (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)

LITTLE ROCK - Arkansas will get its first hint this week of just how large the state's medical marijuana industry will become with hundreds of applications expected to be delivered for those wanting to grow and sell the drug. But there are still a host of challenges that remain as the state prepares

ARKANSAS BUSINESS - 2017-09-18 12:33:00

District asks for nod on staffing, facilities

The Jacksonville/North Pulaski School District is asking a federal judge to declare the 4,000-student system unitary -- or in compliance with its desegregation obligations -- regarding staffing and facilities. Scott Richardson, an attorney for the district that is only in its second year of independ

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-17 10:26:00

Janet Jackson at Verizon Arena: A Review

More than 23 years ago, I took a group of teenage girls from the Fort Smith Girls Club to see Janet Jackson in Kansas City. These girls had worked all summer to earn the trip: busting their tails racking up hours in everything from career development to fundraising to health and sexuality and, as a

ARKANSAS TIMES - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Former Little Rock station manager files complaint with FCC

The former manager of a low-powered Little Rock radio station has filed an informal federal complaint against a neighborhood association, city employees and an elected official, accusing them of violating federal regulations in his absence. Kwami Abdul-Bey's contentious exit Aug. 1 from KWCP 98.9 fo

NWAONLINE.COM - 2017-09-17 11:30:00