VIDEO: Officials: 5 dead in Arkansas storms
Mike Beebe issued a state of emergency retroactive to April 19 for the entire state. Severe storms have been plaguing the state since April 15, when an overnight system left seven dead. 9:56 P.M ... At Van Buren in far western Arkansas, the Arkansas ...
Central Arkansas Tornado Kills 15, State’s Deadliest Since 1997
Mike Beebe said Monday. “We’re trying to get a handle ... The storm continued east after it left Arkansas. So far it is responsible for at least 31 deaths in six states. Nine deaths were reported in Mississippi on Monday, along with three in ...
The Job of a Lifetime
One was a 56-cent per pack ... law firm in Searcy, 50 miles northeast of Little Rock. (His law partners helped him persuade Bumpers to appoint him to the Arkansas State Board of Trustees while he was still in his mid-20s.) Beebe was a highly successful ...
ASU System Campuses Propose 2012-2013 Budgets
The Board of Trustees of the Arkansas State University System will consider fiscal 2013 budgets and tuition and fee proposals during a meeting scheduled for 1p.m. Friday at ASU-Newport’s Student ... which rank far below the Southern Regional Education ...
Newport High to honor alumni in hall of fame
As far ... of Arkansas at Little Rock. He was instrumental in the TRiO Programat UALR. His leadership at UALR resulted in the expansion of the Donaghey Student Center and the creation of the UALR Welcome Center. Burgess graduated from Newport in 1948.