Login

ADVERTISEMENT

RSS Feed

Jeannie Roberts

Recent Stories

Mechanical problems delay Lonoke County vote results

Lonoke County votes in Tuesday's judicial and party primary elections remained uncounted late Wednesday, just a day after equipment failure forced a nearly three-hour shutdown of an England polling site.

Election sees a few glitches at Arkansas polling sites

Machine woes delay voting at one spot, spur legal action

Faulty flash-drive installations and a brand-new election commission closed a county polling site for nearly three hours and spurred a lawsuit that made its way to the state's Supreme Court during Tuesday's judicial and party primary elections.

Lead photo

Turnout climbs for early voting across Arkansas; ID law draws few complaints

While some county clerks around the state reported lower-than-normal early voter turnout as they prepared for today's judicial and party primary elections, the final state numbers surpassed those of the last similar primary, in 2014.

Lead photo

Election officials say early voting slow

Voter interest mixed in Northwest Arkansas

The final state numbers for early voter turnout surpassed those of the last similar primary although officials in Northwest Arkansas said voting was comparatively slow.

Lead photo

$26M grant to erase state's child-care voucher list

The list of more than 2,000 low-income children waiting for child-care vouchers will be wiped out with a new $26 million federal grant, Gov. Asa Hutchinson announced Thursday.

Care-hours algorithm favored

State panel clears path for use of tool in aiding disabled

A legislative subcommittee gave the nod Thursday for the use of a computerized algorithm to assess home-health care hours to thousands of disabled Medicaid recipients.

Experienced, or not, the debate in Arkansas House District 28 race

One candidate for the House District 28 seat touts his political experience as a campaign selling point while his opponent says it's his lack of politics that makes him the ideal choice.

2 House hopefuls list underserved as focus

Blake, Stephens vie for District 36 seat

Two Democrats say they're vying for the House District 36 seat for the same reason: to fight for the state's underserved population.

State posts mansion director job; manager of governor’s home attends to finances, staff of 8

The search for a new administrator at the Governor's Mansion began with a job posting on the Department of Finance and Administration's website late Tuesday and will continue for two weeks, Arkansas first lady Susan Hutchinson said Wednesday.

State job listing seeks director of governor's house

The search for a new administrator at the Governor's Mansion began with a job posting on the Department of Finance and Administration's website late Tuesday and will continue for two weeks, Arkansas first lady Susan Hutchinson said Wednesday.