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 ...
A new highway whispers growth for Newport
Mayor of Newport, David Stewart, says they hope this will mean big things for both Newport and Jackson County. "This opens up property that is flat and straight and is ideal for our economic development as far ... four miles of the existing Arkansas ...
Governing's Guide to Ballot Measures
That proposal lost 56%-44%, but supporters hope ... or serving as foster parents. Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe and some social worker organizations are opposed. In a conservative state, the vote will test how far the public is willing to go in terms of ...
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 ...
Hoyas Set World Best In The Distance Medley
Such was the superb achievement of the Georgetown University team of John Trautmann, Darron Outler, Miles Irish ... 9:21.66. 4, Arkansas (Gary Taylor, 2:52.0; Roddie Haley, 44.41; Lorenzo Brown, 1:46.9; Doug Consiglio, 4:02.2), 9:25.56.