July 25, 2017

The United States reached a historic trade agreement with China earlier this month to exponentially increase market exportation in China. The historic announcement could mean a huge financial boost for Arkansas rice growers.

Will Floyd, president of Eastside Rice, one o...

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July 20, 2017

Arkansas Water Quality Shows Dramatic Improvement

EPA Announces 335 Waters Now Meeting Standards

LITTLE ROCK – According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Arkansas’s water has dramatically improved. In a Thursday morning...

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July 20, 2017

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today issued the statement below applauding the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s announced agreement permitting U.S. rice exports to China for the first time.

“The news today announcing that the U.S...

July 20, 2017

FOR MANY AREA FOOTBALL PLAYERS, FOOTBALL TWO-A-DAYS HAVE ALREADY BEGAN OR ARE ABOUT TO BEGIN.
   WHILE HEAT AND EXHAUSTION  IS A PRIMARY SAFETY CONCERN, THERE IS NO HIGHER CONCERN THAN PLAYERS SUSTANING A CONCUSSION.
PARAGOULD SENIOR HIGH BEGAN TESTING ITS ST...

JONESBORO - Longtime Arkansas State University administrator Dr. Gina Hogue becomes the associate dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Communication to fill the vacancy created by the return to the classroom of Dr. Deborah Chappel-Traylor at the end of July.

"Dr. Tra...

July 14, 2017

PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island – A newly released study shows that Arkansas’ fiscal health was among the most-improved in the nation and recognizes Arkansas’ “commitment to strong, conservative fiscal policies,” Governor Asa Hutchinson said Friday from the summer meeting of...

Jonesboro police Friday arrested two suspects in connection with the commission and recording of obscene acts in multiple public locations in Jonesboro.

On Friday, investigators of the Jonesboro Police Department’s Street Crime Unit, the department’s High Tech Crimes Un...

July 12, 2017

Gov. Hutchinson Announces Benton Police Chief Kirk Lane as New Arkansas Chief  Drug Director

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson has announced Kirk Lane, Chief of Police for the Benton Police Department, as the new Arkansas Drug Director. Chief Lane will replace forme...

Gov. Hutchinson Applauds Recent Strides in Tackling DD Wait-List, Substance-Abuse Treatment 

LITTLE ROCK – Arkansas is making significant progress in reducing the number of those waiting for in-home medical care and in providing treatment for mental-health issues and su...

Gov. Hutchinson Announces Stan Jones As New Arkansas Game and Fish Commissioner

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today appointed Stan Jones of Walnut Ridge to the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. 

Governor Hutchinson issued the following statement: 

“As a fift...

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