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Federal Programs News ItemsGovernment shutdown affects the Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas - KAIT1/16/2019 8:30:34 PM
Government shutdown affects the Food Bank of Northeast Arkansas KAIT The longest government shutdown in history is now on day 26 and affecting millions of Americans. With no end in sight for the shutdown, people and ...
Gov. Hutchinson gives views on wall, US shutdown; he praises, cautions Trump - Arkansas Online1/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Gov. Hutchinson gives views on wall, US shutdown; he praises, cautions Trump Arkansas Online Gov. Asa Hutchinson on Friday praised President Donald Trump for spotlighting the "humanitarian crisis" at the southern U.S. border, and the governor said the ...
Former senator indicted - Log Cabin Democrat1/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
Former senator indicted Log Cabin Democrat Conway's Gilbert Baker, a former Arkansas senator, was indicted on federal charges of one count conspiracy, one counts bribery concerning programs receiving ...
Fayetteville school administrator placed on leave - Arkansas Online1/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Fayetteville school administrator placed on leave Arkansas Online A Fayetteville School District administrator is on leave pending resolution of a personnel matter, according to a district spokesman.
The Heltons - Arkansas Farm Families - amppob.com10/31/2018 5:38:11 PM
The Heltons - Arkansas Farm Families amppob.com The Heltons • Lonsdale, Saline County • West Central District Farm Family. Cattle, Hogs and Broilers. By Caleb Talley. Agriculture is Arkansas' largest industry, ...
Trump administration's expanded attack on transgender people - Arkansas Times10/21/2018 3:00:00 AM
Trump administration's expanded attack on transgender people Arkansas Times If you don't like something, define it out of existence. The latest from the Trump administration:
Senate majority leader expresses worry as deficit swells - Arkansas Online10/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Senate majority leader expresses worry as deficit swells Arkansas Online Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday called the ballooning budget deficit "very disturbing" but said large federal spending programs were to ...
Two youths arrested after shooting in Hot Springs critically injures girl - Arkansas Online9/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
Two youths arrested after shooting in Hot Springs critically injures girl Arkansas Online HOT SPRINGS -- Two youths have been identified as persons of interest in the shooting of a high school student, the Garland County sheriff's office said Monday ...
More than 4,500 lost Medicaid coverage due to Arkansas work rules: Report - Washington Examiner9/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
More than 4,500 lost Medicaid coverage due to Arkansas work rules: Report Washington Examiner Arkansas stripped Medicaid coverage for more than 4500 state residents because they failed to meet new work requirements, according to a new report.
Arkansas residents sue to overturn Medicaid work rules - Washington Examiner8/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
Arkansas residents sue to overturn Medicaid work rules Washington Examiner A group of three Arkansas residents sued in federal court Tuesday to end Arkansas' Medicaid work requirements, the latest court challenge to the controversial ...
Little Rock selected for nearly $140,000 grant to help feed children - Arkansas Online8/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Little Rock selected for nearly $140,000 grant to help feed children Arkansas Online Little Rock has received a grant of nearly $140000 that aims to mount a "full-court press" to feed more children in need.
District to buy building for health clinic - Arkansas Online7/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
District to buy building for health clinic Arkansas Online The Highland School Board voted 6-0 Tuesday night to spend $800000 to buy a medical building adjacent to the high school to create a school-based health ...
Manila Mayor asks for moratorium on tearing down the old gymnasium - Northeast Arkansas Town Crier5/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
Manila Mayor asks for moratorium on tearing down the old gymnasium Northeast Arkansas Town Crier Manila Mayor Wayne Wagner addressed the school board at the May 15 meeting. He requested the board consider a moratorium on taking down the old high ...
Quail the focus of northwest Arkansas landowner workshop - Newton County Times5/14/2018 3:00:00 AM
Quail the focus of northwest Arkansas landowner workshop Newton County Times HARRISON — A small group of local landowners interested in restoring quail populations joined Arkansas Game and Fish Commission, Quail Forever and the ...
North Little Rock School Board decides to take more time to hire superintendent - Arkansas Online5/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
North Little Rock School Board decides to take more time to hire superintendent Arkansas Online The North Little Rock School Board has decided to take more time to find a superintendent. Meanwhile, the board said it planned to appoint an interim leader.
NLR board asks for 6 interviews - Arkansas Online4/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
NLR board asks for 6 interviews Arkansas Online The North Little Rock School Board will interview as many as six applicants in the coming days for the job of superintendent in the 8500-student district.
Drug testing plan considered for some food stamp recipients - Arkansas Online4/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
Drug testing plan considered for some food stamp recipients Arkansas Online WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is considering a plan that would allow states to require certain food stamp recipients to undergo drug testing.
Former Rep. Micah Neal details alleged "slush fund" kickback scheme in federal corruption trial of former Sen. Jon Woods - Arkansas Times4/11/2018 3:00:00 AM
Former Rep. Micah Neal details alleged "slush fund" kickback scheme in federal corruption trial of former Sen. Jon Woods Arkansas Times Micah Neal testified that, hard up for cash, he noticed the high-priced sports memorabilia in Jon Woods' fancy apartment and asked how he was raking the cash.
State takes control of Earle School District; education officials cite $2M in improper spending - Arkansas Online11/7/2017 3:00:00 AM
State takes control of Earle School District; education officials cite $2M in improper spending Arkansas Online Arkansas Education Commissioner Johnny Key on Monday exercised his legal authority to assume control of the 560-student Earle School District because of ...
New academic dean loves a good challenge - Arkansas Online10/2/2017 3:00:00 AM
New academic dean loves a good challenge Arkansas Online Suzanne Bailey, who comes from a long line of educators, knew from a young age that she wanted to follow in her family members' footsteps.
President Trump's 2018 budget proposal expected to hit Arkansas with cuts - KATV5/24/2017 3:00:00 AM
President Trump's 2018 budget proposal expected to hit Arkansas with cuts KATV President Trump's proposed 2018 budget – while it includes increased funding for the military, tax cuts for the wealthy and funding to begin building a border ...
District levels of poverty affects Title I money for Northwest Arkansas campuses - Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette4/2/2017 3:00:00 AM
District levels of poverty affects Title I money for Northwest Arkansas campuses Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette The elementary schools sit 11 miles apart, one in Fayetteville and the other in Springdale.
Interim superintendent promoted to full time - Arkansas Online4/2/2017 3:00:00 AM
Interim superintendent promoted to full time Arkansas Online BALD KNOB — After a three-month period as interim superintendent of the Bald Knob School District, Melissa Gipson has been promoted to the position full time ...
Prison ministry support disrupted by benefactor's legal problems - Arkansas Times3/19/2017 3:00:00 AM
Prison ministry support disrupted by benefactor's legal problems Arkansas Times A prison ministry featured in today's Arkansas Democrat-Gazette encountered money problems because one of its biggest backers ran into legal problems of his ...
Audit of Dollarway School District reveals four issues - Pine Bluff Commercial1/4/2017 3:00:00 AM
Audit of Dollarway School District reveals four issues Pine Bluff Commercial The Dollarway School District has received four audit findings from the Arkansas Legislative Joint Auditing Committee. Legislative auditor Roger A. Norman and ...
State and Local Programs News ItemsSPONSORED: Rails To Trails Projects Offer Cities Variety Of Benefits - Arkansas Business Online8/27/2018 12:14:56 PM
SPONSORED: Rails To Trails Projects Offer Cities Variety Of Benefits Arkansas Business Online While working on a “rails to trails” project for the City of El Dorado earlier this year, I started thinking about the thousands of miles of abandoned railroads across ...
Quail Forever Hires Their First Biologist in Arkansas - AmmoLand Shooting Sports News8/17/2017 3:00:00 AM
Quail Forever Hires Their First Biologist in Arkansas AmmoLand Shooting Sports News Quail Forever and its partners have selected Ryan Diener as the organization's first Senior Farm Bill Wildlife Biologist in the state of Arkansas.
Tom Cotton voted against Children's Hospital — and a whole lot more - Arkansas Times1/17/2014 3:00:00 AM
Tom Cotton voted against Children's Hospital — and a whole lot more Arkansas Times When you are more extreme than Sen. John "Dr. No" Boozman, you are extreme. It couldn't have been clearer this week. Boozman joined in overwhelming ...