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Little Rock's War Memorial Stadium should be 'mecca of statewide football,' Arkansas governor says

Gov. Asa Hutchinson wants War Memorial Stadium to serve as the "mecca of statewide football," a magnet for high school and college teams across Arkansas.

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Hogs' Little Rock games hinge on stadium redo; deal has income, ticket thresholds

Arkansas games in Little Rock hinge on upgrading War Memorial before Thanksgiving 2019, according to an agreement that partially keeps a seven-decade tradition intact.

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Every other year, Hogs to play game in Little Rock, sources say

Contract for War Memorial covers Missouri matchup, spring scrimmage

The Arkansas Razorbacks will host football games against the Missouri Tigers at War Memorial Stadium in Little Rock every other year as part of a broader "compromise" agreement that partly preserves the long-standing tradition, according to two sources familiar with the deal.

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Sources: Razorbacks to play Missouri at Little Rock's War Memorial Stadium every other year

The Arkansas Razorbacks will play the Missouri Tigers in Little Rock in alternating years as part of an agreement that will extend Razorback football games in the state’s capital city, two sources familiar with the arrangement said Wednesday.

College gets withheld U.S. funds, pays staff

After a 10-day delay, Arkansas Baptist College has paid faculty and staff members by answering federal officials’ questions and then receiving money that had been withheld, the college announced Friday in a news release.

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Little Rock college gets withheld U.S. funds, pays staff

After a 10-day delay, Arkansas Baptist College has paid faculty and staff members by answering federal officials' questions and then receiving money that had been withheld, the college announced Friday in a news release.

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Little Rock college gets federal money to pay faculty, staff after 10-day delay

Arkansas Baptist College has received federal money that had been withheld, allowing it to issue paychecks to faculty and staff after a 10-day delay, the college said Friday.

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Police find 16 bombs in Pulaski County; man jailed

A 47-year-old man faces numerous felony charges after authorities said they found 14 pipe bombs in the yard of his Pulaski County home on Monday and two other bombs at his ex-girlfriend's address last week.

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Report says Little Rock college misused federal funds

Arkansas Baptist College misspent hundreds of thousands of dollars in federal money and "is in a serious financial crisis," according to an internal report obtained by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.

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Report says Little Rock college misused $475,000 in federal funds

Arkansas Baptist College misspent hundreds of thousands of dollars in federal money and "is in a serious financial crisis," according to an internal report obtained by the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.