For some of us, this Thanksgiving will mean more than ever. My colleague at the paper, Cathy Frye, I believe knows this more than many others thanks to her survival against the odds after getting lost in the wilderness of a Texas state park. 118 more words
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Following Gov. Mike Beebe’s directive to suspend drawing federal funds during the government shutdown, several four-year Arkansas universities may ask hundreds of employees to take unpaid temporary leaves of absence starting Wednesday, officials said. 275 more words
Authorities are investigating two shootings that occurred Thursday afternoon, Little Rock Police Department spokesman Dewana Phillips said.
At about 12:42 p.m., the Little Rock police department received a report about a shooting at Bristol Park Apartments located at 12201 Mara Lynn Road. 107 more words
An oil company worker was trapped on a derrick after several parts of the structure broke Monday morning, authorities said.
The incident occurred about 10:30 a.m. 202 more words
Arkansans will be able to enjoy snow in November this year when Wild River Country converts into a winter park, the owner said Thursday.
The winter park, which will be called Wild Winter Country, is tentatively scheduled to start its first season Nov. 482 more words