Highest ranking ...

The president of the National Education Association (NEA), Lily Eskelsen Garcia, the highest ranking Latina education and labor leader, visited Forest Heights STEM Academy School and Hall High School Little Rock School District (LRSD) schools on Monday, February 2nd. ...
Posted On 09 Feb 2015

Social Security ...

Social Security field offices across the nation will expand their hours, effective March 16, 2015. Offices will be open for an additional hour on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays, providing face-to-face service to customers until 4:00 p.m. Field offices will...
Posted On 06 Feb 2015

State board take ...

The Arkansas Department of Education (ADE) voted Wednesday, January 28 to take over the historic Little Rock School District (LRSD). The board voted 5 to 4 in favor of the takeover. ADE’s Academic Distress Committee voted to dissolve the LRSD …
Posted On 03 Feb 2015

HanesBrands to ...

HanesBrands of Winston-Salem, North Carolina, announced that it will expand its manufacturing facility in Clarksville, AR investing about $1.5 million in additional machinery at the facility, relocating and upgrading its packaging and dyeing operations and adding 120 new jobs....
Posted On 30 Jan 2015

Jazmin’s parents ...

The parents of a 12-year-old girl, Jazmin Hernandez who was struck and killed by a SUV requested to not serve any jail time for the elderly driver of the vehicle. Eighty-eight-year-old Dwight L. Moody of Delight entered a guilty plea …
Posted On 16 Jan 2015

Martin Luther King ...

Americans honor the civil rights activist on the third Monday of January each year, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, around the time of King’s birthday, January 15, 1929. Dr. King once said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: ‘What …
Posted On 15 Jan 2015

Arkansas ready for ...

Thousands of Arkansans, organized and sponsored by Arkansas Right to Life, will participate on the 37th Annual March for Life to mark the 42nd anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion. The staging area for …
Posted On 10 Jan 2015

To win, GOP must ...

M. Joseph Sheppard American Thinker The question then becomes who would be the best VP choice from Sandoval, Martinez, or Rubio to encompass this? Again, without Florida, the GOP is doomed in 2016 with Florida but without either Nevada or …
Posted On 30 Dec 2014

Arkansas Stop the ...

Many Hispanics homes in this Christmas season had the opportunity to see their children smile. Crews with Stop the Violence spent their Christmas handing out bicycles. Every year, Reverend Benny Johnson co-founder of “Stop the Violence” tries to make sure...
Posted On 29 Dec 2014

Change in leadership ...

Director Artee Williams was informed Tuesday, December 2, 2014, that Governor-elect Asa Hutchinson will make a change in leadership for the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services (ADWS). Williams was originally appointed ADWS director by Governor Mike Huckabee in March...
Posted On 17 Dec 2014