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Arkansas high school football: Rankings

PREVIEWS: CLASS 7A | CLASS 6A | CLASS 5A | CLASS 4A | CLASS 3A | CLASS 2A<p>Arkansas high school football begins earlier with new Zero Week<p>Today marks …

High School Football

Warnings for Pope, Arkansas | Weather Underground

Pope Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio<p>Watches & Warnings<p>Tornado Warning<p>Issued: 6:07 PM CDT Aug. 19, 2018 – National Weather Service<p>Tornado …

Weather

Rep. John Lewis campaigns for US House hopeful in Arkansas

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Civil rights icon and U.S. Rep. John Lewis is urging voters to support a state legislator who national Democrats believe has …

Civil Rights

2 juveniles killed when vehicle struck by train in Arkansas

CORNING, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas State Police say two juvenile girls were killed when the vehicle they were in was struck by a train in northeast …

Arkansas

2018 Predictions: Hogs will show slight improvement in first year under Morris

Change has come to Arkansas, where the Porkers under Chad Morris will pick up the pace and go wee, wee, wee in the left lane, hammy down.

College Sports

At least 1 person killed in fire at central Arkansas apartment complex, authorities say

At least one person died in an apartment fire in central Arkansas early Saturday morning, authorities said.<p>Eight units of an apartment in the 200 …

Red Cross

HawgBeat.com - Arkansas Defense Brings High Pressure Despite Tackling Issues in Scrimmage

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Recruitment

Arkansas Week on public corruption and a plea for support for public interest journalism

If you haven't already, read this week's cover story from David Ramsey and the Arkansas Nonprofit News Network on Rusty Cranford, the man in the …

Corruption

Texarkana college picks Powell for posts

The University of Arkansas Community College at Hope's Texarkana campus has named Anna Lee Powell as the new director of institutional advancement …

College & University

Much of Arkansas at risk for storms; damaging winds, isolated tornadoes primary threats

Much of Arkansas faces a risk for storms to turn severe Sunday, the National Weather Service's North Little Rock office said.<p>According to the latest …

Weather

Health care firm close to deal to sell non-DHS operations to Arkansas company

Preferred Family Healthcare has a preliminary agreement to sell all of its Arkansas operations not related to its rescinded state business to an …

Health Care

Satanists unveil Baphomet statue at Arkansas Capitol

A large Satanic statue featuring the goat-headed deity Baphomet was unveiled during a protest at the Arkansas State Capitol.<p>The Satanic Temple placed …

Religion

Judge orders release of records related to firing of Arkansas superintendent accused of sexual harassment

FAYETTEVILLE — A judge Friday ordered records released, with some minor redactions, that relate to the firing of Superintendent Matthew Wendt.

Sexual Harassment

4-Star OLB Zach Zimos Tells Us Why Arkansas

4-Star OLB Zach Zimos Commits to Arkansas<p>Watch out, Razorback fans. <b>Zach Zimos</b> <b></b>of Fort Bend Travis is headed to Arkansas.<p>An outside linebacker …

College Football

Fan Experience: The Driving Force Behind Arkansas State's Facility Boom

Arkansas State is going all in with their fans. The Red Wolves’ Athletic Director, Terry Mohajir is hoping the new $30 million North End Zone project …

Wolves

Church group's opposition stuns advocates of 'tort reform'

A so-called tort reform proposal on Arkansas' ballot that expected little trouble winning passage in deeply red Arkansas is running into a surprising …

Arkansas

Ten Commandments statue OK, Baphomet isn't at Arkansas state capitol

A 7-and-a-half-foot statue made a brief appearance at the Arkansas State Capitol on Thursday, as the Satanic Temple installed it as a plea for …

Satanic

Out In Arkansas Episode 9: With Ken & Melissa Ballard

Out in Arkansas’shostsTraci Berry and Angie Bowen havecasualtalk about all the things because all the things are LGBTQ. This week Traci and Angie …

U.S. Federal Courts

Arkansas inmate found dead in cell from apparent suicide

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas prison officials say a convicted murderer was found dead in his cell from an apparent suicide.<p>The Department of …

Arkansas

Arkansas minimum wage increase proposal qualifies for ballot

A proposal to increase the minimum wage in Arkansas has qualified to be on the ballot this coming November.<p>The measure to raise the state's minimum …

Government

Arkansas picks Boston firm to rank medical marijuana applicants

Arkansas picked a Boston-based consultant to grade the 200-plus applications submitted for the state’s first medical marijuana dispensary licenses. …

Cannabis

Arkansas' first Pizza Ranch restaurant set to open this month

An Old West-themed pizzeria with locations in 13 other states will debut later this month in central Arkansas.

Iowa

Arkansas’ minimum wage fight will be on the ballot in November

Arkansas' current minimum wage is $8.50.<p>A proposal to raise Arkansas’ minimum wage to $11 an hour by 2021 gained enough signatures to qualify for the …

Income Inequality

HawgBeat.com - 2020 Arkansas Rivals250 OT Target Omari Thomas Planning More SEC Visits

Thomas is just beginning his junior season but has already amassed a lot of attention. Thomas has 26 reported offers and he recently made his debut …

College Football

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Arkansas, Texas set baseball dates for 2019

Arkansas outfielder Heston Kjerstad hits an RBI single during the first inning of a College World Series game against Texas on Sunday, June 17, 2018, …

College Sports

Fire marshal: Blaze that trapped Arkansas woman inside home was set intentionally

A blaze that trapped a woman inside her northeast Arkansas home Thursday was set intentionally, a fire marshal said Friday.

Living Rooms

Sheriff: 1-year-old girl hospitalized after dog attack in central Arkansas

A 1-year-old child was taken to a Little Rock hospital after she was bitten by a dog in Lonoke County, authorities said.

Arkansas

Arkansas' family atmosphere lures in Zimos

Outside linebacker Zach Zimos cited several reasons for his commitment to the Hogs on Recruiting Thursday.

College Football

PHOTOS: Adult black bear spotted in central Arkansas tree, relocated to forest

Authorities said they captured an adult black bear Wednesday night after it climbed into a tree in a Conway neighborhood.

Wildlife