Yahoo Weather

You are here

More ↓

Cory James Brewer

Mar 20, 2015 5:15pm

Cory James Brewer

Cory James Brewer, age 25 of Richmond, Ky., went to be with his heavenly father on March 14, 2015. He was born Jan. 26, 1990 in West Palm Beach, Fla.

He is survived...

Wilma F. (Fields) Labahn

Mar 20, 2015 5:14pm

Wilma F. (Fields) Labahn

Wilma F. Labahn, 70, died on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 in Decatur, Ala.

She was an assistant librarian at Arkansas Tech University for 40 years and retired in...

Protecting Second Amendment Rights

Mar 20, 2015 5:12pm

Earlier this month, I introduced the Veterans Heritage Firearms Act of 2015. I wanted to take this opportunity to tell you a little bit more about this bill and my efforts to protect Arkansans...

’71’ Works As Unusual Thriller, Showing Uncertain Man Caught In Inchoate Violence

Mar 20, 2015 1:40pm

It has all the trappings of a great action movie.

A soldier is trapped behind enemy lines, multiple parties launch a desperate manhunt — some to rescue him, some to kill him, some who may do...

Arkansas Supreme Court Upholds Lethal-Injection Law

Mar 20, 2015 10:17am

LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday upheld Arkansas’ lethal-injection law, reversing a circuit judge’s ruling that the law was unconstitutional.

The state Legislature...

Legislative Leaders: No Constitutional Amendments This Session

Mar 20, 2015 10:15am

LITTLE ROCK — No proposed constitutional amendments are expected to be referred to voters during this session, legislative leaders said Thursday.

During each regular session, the Legislature...

House Panel Advances Capital Gains Tax Cut

Mar 20, 2015 10:13am

LITTLE ROCK — A House committee on Thursday endorsed a bill that would restore a capital gains tax cut lawmakers first approved in 2013.

The House Revenue and Tax Committee gave a “do pass”...

Lawmakers Approve Bills On Teacher Unions, Home Detention

Updated: Mar 20, 2015 10:19am

LITTLE ROCK — The House on Thursday approved a bill that would allow a public school employee to leave a union at any time, regardless of contract terms.

The Senate approved a bill to...

Panel Backs Bills On Prison Overcrowding, Attorney Fees

Mar 20, 2015 10:11am

LITTLE ROCK — A House committee on Thursday advanced a component of Gov. Asa Hutchinson’s plan to reduce the prison population in Arkansas and a bill to regulate contracts between the attorney...

Boozman, Crawford Seek Drug Screening Change For Truckers

Mar 20, 2015 5:05am

WASHINGTON – The commercial trucking industry would have more options available for pre-employment drug screenings under legislation two Arkansas lawmakers introduced Thursday in Congress.