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Small Arkansas city readies for debut of first phase of $100M arts, entertainment district

EL DORADO -- A week and a day until opening day, walking into the offices of the Murphy Arts District -- tucked just off El Dorado's storied Main Street -- is like stepping into the swirling tunnel of a tornado.

Arkansas inmate files lawsuit after suffering sexual abuse at hands of prison chaplain

Lawyer says filing spotlights trouble

The lawyer for a female state prisoner who suffered sexual abuse at the hands of a prison chaplain announced Friday that a civil-rights lawsuit has been filed against the Department of Correction, the chaplain and other officials.

Dardanelle Lock drained for repair

Army Corps of Engineers maintenance project expected to take two weeks

In a rare appearance, the bedrock of the Arkansas River, 73-feet from the surface, was exposed Thursday when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers drained the Dardanelle Lock and Dam No. 10.

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PHOTOS: Arkansas River bedrock exposed as Dardanelle Lock drained for repair

Army Corps of Engineers maintenance project expected to take two weeks

In a rare appearance, the bedrock of the Arkansas River, 73-feet from the surface, was exposed Thursday when the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers drained the Dardanelle Lock and Dam No. 10.

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Arkansans in path of Hurricane Irma

Some get out of way, others stay put

The ticket agent behind the counter at Key West International Airport on Tuesday shook his head before Scott Miller of North Little Rock could even get the question out of his mouth.

Police turnover vexes Arkansas chief; other agencies recruiting city’s lower-paid officers, he says

Even after 34 years on the Pine Bluff police force, Chief Ivan Whitfield freely admits that he doesn't have all the answers.

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Arkansas deputy dies when car crashes during high-speed pursuit

Driver of fleeing vehicle arrested on drug, murder counts, reports say

Drew County sheriff's Deputy Timothy Braden was known for being a sharp dresser, from the top of his white cowboy hat to the toes of his boots.

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PHOTOS: People rummage for bargains at Riverfest liquidation sale

Cars and trucks haphazardly lined each side of the 9800 block of Mann Road for half a mile Friday.

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Head of Little Rock homeless shelter steps down

Our House director helped many Arkansans in need during 12-year tenure

Georgia Mjartan, executive director of the Little Rock homeless shelter Our House, announced Wednesday that she is stepping down from the post after 12 years with the organization and her replacement has already been named.

Transit agency picks interim chief

Rock Region Metro Chief Financial Officer Wanda Crawford was named Tuesday as interim executive director of the agency, temporary filling the spot that will be vacated Friday by Jarod Varner.