The foundation that oversees the house where the Little Rock Nine coordinated efforts to integrate Central High School in the 1950s is launching a fundraising campaign. For $100 each, people can have their names and messages placed on 4x8 inch bricks that will make up a sidewalk leading to the home. Read More
Country music star Brad Paisley will play a free postgame concert outside War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock after the Razorbacks play next month.
The University of Arkansas said in a statement that Paisley would play Sept. 12 outside the stadium after the Razorbacks take on the University of Toledo.
Arkansas Athletic Director Jeff Long said in a statement that Paisley will be part of "an unforgettable weekend in Central Arkansas."
"We continue to look for ways to enhance our game day experience and this weekend of outstanding college football and country music is a winning combination for our fans,” he said.
Paisley's show is part of a college tour that also features stops at Virginia Tech, the University of Texas and Baylor University.
Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he supports continuing Arkansas' compromise Medicaid expansion if the state can get more flexibility to put limits on the first-in-the-nation program providing coverage to more than 200,000 people. Read More
A memorial service is set for Friday for the city manager of Hot Springs, who died this week after a fall at his home.
David Watkins died Monday at a Little Rock hospital. City officials say he was injured in an accidental fall at his home on Saturday. He was 61. Read More
Conner Eldridge says his last week in office as the top prosecutor in western Arkansas is "bittersweet" - but the U.S. attorney wouldn't say what he plans to do once he steps down from the post Friday.Eldridge declined to comment Tuesday on his future, saying he wants to remain focused on his current job until he steps down. Read More