Walmart Foundation awards $56,000 to UAMS for ...

The Walmart Foundation has given $56,000 to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) for its Center for Diversity Affairs Programs. The summer enrichment programs encourage students throughout the state to consider careers in health care. The presentation...
Posted On 21 Aug 2016

Hillary Clinton ask “Dreamers” for help

The Clinton campaign is trying to harness the organizing power of young immigrants those known as Dreamers to help grow the number of voters from their communities for Hillary Clinton. The campaign began its national voter registration program “Mi Sueño, …
Posted On 17 Aug 2016


Copa América Centenario 2016

The most highly anticipated sporting event of the year in the Americas already kick off, sixteen national teams

Colombia past USA 2-0 in Copa America Centenario opener

The quickest opening goal of Copa America in 17 years spurred Colombia to a 2-0 defeat of the U.S. in the first

Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez and James Rodriguez at 2016 Copa America Centenario

The Copa America Centenario Local Organizing Committee (LOC), unveiled the preliminary 40-player rosters

Copa America Centenario special trophy

The South American Football Confederation, CONMEBOL, presented the special trophy to be awarded to the winner of


Holy Guatemala, defeat USA

The Guatemala National Soccer Team had to wait more than two decades to finally reach the first victory against

Update shots for new school year

A new school year is already here and children’s shots need to be updated and you must show proof of immunizations. If documentation is not provided by October 1, student will be sent home and not allowed to return until …

Posted On 21 Aug 2016

Silver Diamine Fluoride, not a complete solution to caries risk

A recent article in the New York Times, “A Cavity-Fighting Liquid Lets Kids Avoid Dentists’ Drills,” highlighted use of silver diamine fluoride (SDF) as an alternative approach to treatment of cavities in children.

The article highlighted that SDF was...

Posted On 18 Jul 2016

Arkansas seeing benefits of Medicaid expansion

A health care system in Arkansas and Missouri is an example of the difference between states that have expanded Medicaid and those that have not.  Lawmakers in Missouri have not approved a comprehensive expansion plan, but Arkansas has.

That failure …

Posted On 17 Jul 2016

Hutchinson:  “I told Trump to expect support ...

Governor Asa Hutchinson said he has told Donald Trump to count on his support in the presidential race but has warned him that he may continue speaking out when he disagrees with the billionaire developer Hutchinson was among a group …
Posted On 17 Jul 2016