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Funeral set for noted lawyer William H. Bowen

Funeral set for noted lawyer William H. BowenFormer President Bill Clinton is remembering his former gubernatorial chief of staff William H. Bowen, who died Wednesday at the age of 91.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Local

SWREC director named American Foresters Fellow

SWREC director named American Foresters FellowVic Ford, the director of the University of Arkansas System Division of Agriculture's Southwest Research and Extension Center, has been named a Fellow of the Society of American Foresters.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Local

Jacksonville schools separate from Pulaski County

Jacksonville schools separate from Pulaski CountyJacksonville schools makes state history today as they separate from the Pulaski county special school district.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Pine Bluff

Arkansas university gets $1.5 million in grants

Arkansas university gets $1.5 million in grantsThe University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff has received $1.5 million in federal funding for four agriculture and food science projects.
  • Pine Bluff
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Local

5 Arkansas schools win Blue Ribbon award

5 Arkansas schools win Blue Ribbon awardFive Arkansas schools have been honored by the U.S. Department of Education as National Blue Ribbon Schools.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Little Rock

MUST WATCH: Museum of Discovery director makes awesome appearance on Tonight Show

MUST WATCH: Museum of Discovery director makes awesome appearance on Tonight ShowAs you might remember, Museum of Discovery director Kevin Delaney made an appearance on 'The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon' earlier in the year.
  • Little Rock
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Little Rock

Say It Loud! book fair tour to kick off in November

Say It Loud! book fair tour to kick off in NovemberThe National Black Children's Book Fair Tour will kick off in Little Rock, Ark. on Thursday, Nov. 6 and last until Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014.
  • Little Rock
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Cabot

School alarmed after multiple threats made

School alarmed after multiple threats madeMultiple threats at one Cabot school have school leaders angered and parents worried. Now the district is working with police to get to the bottom of things.
  • Cabot
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Local

Arkansas boy grows 18-pound cabbage

Arkansas boy grows 18-pound cabbageAn Arkansas boy is showing off his 18-pound cabbage.
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  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
North Little Rock

Abolish peas! Vote for iPads!

Abolish peas! Vote for iPads!You may have missed it on your ballot, but one group of voters chose to do away with peas on the lunch menu.
  • North Little Rock
  • 2 weeks, 4 days ago
Politics

Campaign 2014: How well prepared are students for the polls?

Campaign 2014: How well prepared are students for the polls?How well prepared are students for the polls? Several took time to talk to THV11's Phil Buck on how they intend to vote, what their elections knowledge is, and more.
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  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Little Rock

MTCC introducing new Civil War Exhibit

MTCC introducing new Civil War ExhibitMosaic Templars Cultural Center will celebrate the grand opening of its most highly anticipated exhibition to date.
  • Little Rock
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Local

Non-profit hopes to end bullying through dance

Non-profit hopes to end bullying through danceWhile October has been designated as the month to educate others about bullying, one group has decided to keep the message alive through into the November.
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  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Little Rock

Lawmakers work to boost teacher salaries

Lawmakers work to boost teacher salariesNew changes coming to the state's public school budget could mean positives for new teachers. This week, the Joint Education Committee finished putting together its recommendations for the budget and included an increase in starting salaries.
  • Little Rock
  • 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Pine Bluff

Dollarway School District dodging distress

Dollarway School District dodging distressAfter more than two years of state control, Superintendent Acklin says he is working hard with one main goal.
  • Pine Bluff
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Conway

UCA students protest Rapert rally on campus

UCA students protest Rapert rally on campusA political rally on UCA's campus drew major criticism from a group of students on Tuesday night.
  • Conway
  • 1 month ago
Local

The Imagination Library in Des Arc inspiring kids to read

The Imagination Library in Des Arc inspiring kids to readOnce a month, kids in Des Arc, ages zero to five, get a book in the mail to call their very own.
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  • 1 month ago
Arkansas

Chief deputy attorney general joins ASU staff

Chief deputy attorney general joins ASU staffArkansas' chief deputy attorney general has been named associate general counsel for the Arkansas State University system.
  • Arkansas
  • 1 month ago
Arkansas

PCSSD to hold report to public meeting

PCSSD to hold report to public meetingThe Pulaski County School District will hold a public meeting at 6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014, in the board room of the district's central office to share its Annual Report to the Public.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Local

U of A study: Students who attend live theater reap benefits

U of A study: Students who attend live theater reap benefitsField trips to live theater enhance literary knowledge, tolerance and empathy among students, according to a study published this week by researchers in the University of Arkansas Department of Education Reform.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Local

2 new osteopathic med schools hope to fill need

2 new osteopathic med schools hope to fill needIt was just a casual lunch conversation with his mother and his friend, but it sent Kyle Parker on a mission.
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  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Little Rock

Low-cost, refurbished computer offered to LRSD students

Low-cost, refurbished computer offered to LRSD studentsSeveral students in Little Rock School District will have new computers to help with school once the fun is over and they get back to studying.
  • Little Rock
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Little Rock

Advanced placement testing and scores rise in Arkansas

Advanced placement testing and scores rise in ArkansasMore students are taking Advanced Placement tests, and scores are going up according to the Arkansas Department of Education.
  • Little Rock
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Local

Arkansas sees growth in AP test takers, scores

Arkansas sees growth in AP test takers, scoresThe Arkansas Department of Education says more students are taking Advanced Placement tests - and scores on those exams are going up, too.
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  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Conway

CBC to offer loan repayment program

CBC to offer loan repayment programCentral Baptist College will soon offer a loan repayment assistance program.
  • Conway
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Arkadelphia

Arkadelphia Promise numbers on the rise

Arkadelphia Promise numbers on the riseThe percent of Arkadelphia High School graduates enrolling in college reached an all-time high since the creation of the Arkadelphia Promise.
  • Arkadelphia
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Education

Cabot Panthers Hall of Fame banquet set for Tuesday

Cabot Panthers Hall of Fame banquet set for TuesdayThe Cabot Panther Hall of Fame was created in 2008 to celebrate community leaders who give back.
  • Education
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago