Where will medical ...

With medical marijuana now legal in Arkansas, cities across the state are trying to figure out how to regulate the new businesses that will be coming into the state. That includes where dispensaries and grow centers will be located within …
Posted On 20 Dec 2016

Arkansas leads ...

A major outbreak of mumps in Arkansas and several other states continues to grow at an alarming rate, according to public health agencies. Officials say there are more than 2,000 cases of the contagious viral infection in Arkansas. Mumps causes …
Posted On 14 Dec 2016

Arkansas wins ...

The Arkansas men’s basketball team captured it’s largest margin of victory this season Saturday night as the Razorbacks defeated Austin Peay 99-62 in Bud Walton Arena.…
Posted On 06 Dec 2016

UAMS first Arkansas ...

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) is the first hospital in Arkansas to implement a program that will give new parents a keepsake of their child’s birth and an assurance of the newborn’s safety. Through a partnership with …
Posted On 19 Nov 2016

Hispanic students at ...

After the election of Donald Trump, international, DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals), and Hispanic students fear they’ll be deported. University of Arkansas at Little Rock DACA student, Sandra Carmona Garcia, has lived in the United States since she...
Posted On 11 Nov 2016

Facebook helps you ...

A new Facebook tool will be helping people learn more about local candidates and issues. Facebook launched a ballot explainer that shows precisely what candidates and issues will be on the ballot for each person, based on where they live.…
Posted On 04 Nov 2016

Arkansas restaurants ...

Three Arkansas restaurants were closed Wednesday after U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) served search warrants. Chef Lee and China Kitchen were closed in Pine Bluff, and Kitchen Kung Fu in White Hall was closed following the execution of the …
Posted On 03 Nov 2016

Mumps outbreak ...

The Arkansas Department of Health has confirmed a few cases of mumps in Pulaski County. There have been 769 cases statewide, and some Pulaski County parents are worried that local schools may be impacted like the three school districts in …
Posted On 28 Oct 2016

Proposed therapy cap ...

The Department of Developmental Disabilities Services would like to cut therapy limits for children on Medicaid from 180 minutes per week to 90 minutes, allowing more time only when deemed necessary. In a Tuesday meeting, Director Melissa Stone said the …
Posted On 27 Oct 2016

Early voting starts ...

Early voting begins this Monday and Talk Business and Politics shows a record number of Arkansans are registered for the election. Talk Business reports the Secretary of State’s office says there were a record of 1,754,243 registered voters in Arkansas …
Posted On 25 Oct 2016