Craighead County, Ar. -- The Arkansas Department of Correction running low on reimbursement money when it comes to paying county jails to house state inmates. The Craighead County Detention Center generally holds state inmates for about six months. Some end up serving most of their sentence in the county jails. About 25 percent of county jail beds are used to hold
CONWAY, AR -- A Conway assistant minister was arrested after, deputies said, he refused to leave a church's premises when served a restraining order. Karl Johnson of Salem Missionary Baptist Church was released from the Faulkner County Detention Center, but said the battle between the pastor, his supporters and the church congregation was far from over--albeit Johnson wasn't sure if
LITTLE ROCK, AR - Early voting begins Monday across Arkansas for the 2014 General Election. Check with your county clerk's office for specific hours and locations for early voting, which will run from Oct. 20 - Nov. 1 in most areas. Some areas will have a final early voting day on Nov. 3. The general election is on Nov. 4.
"From my experience it's a pretty quiet neighborhood so it was pretty surprising to see all that stuff." Says Neighbor, Nate Hamilton. Hamilton and his Rice Street neighbors say they are nervous. "It's unsettling for us." Says, Hamilton. Little Rock Police say two white men came in through the back door of Hamilton's neighbor's home across the street. Once inside,
LITTLE ROCK, AR. -- Arkansas features a high profile Senate Race that's getting attention from across the country. Arkansas Times, Max Brantley and Republican Strategist, Rex Nelson talked to Capitol View host, David Goins about the closing days of the race and the importance of undecided voters. For more of the discussion as well as a debate between the leading candidates
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, AR. -- Your Vote Matters Tour: that's what Arkansas Democrats are calling a campaign to encourage voters to get to the polls. Former President Bill Clinton along with Gubernatorial Candidate Mike Ross and senator Mark Pryor visited North Little Rock Sunday afternoon. They also made a stop in Pine Bluff and Forest City. While speaking to a crowd
LITTLE ROCK, AR. -- One teen is dead and two hurt after a wreck last night in Little Rock. It happened at the 430/630 Intersection. 19-year-old Anthony Batchelor died in the single car accident. According to a report from the Arkansas State Police, the car Batchelor was riding in went out of control and overturned. The names and condition of the
LITTLE ROCK, AR. -- Community Activists are asking neighbors to help Little Rock Police in the search for two suspects in a fatal shooting on Rice Street Saturday morning. Police say two men entered the back door around 4am Saturday and shot 52-year-old Terry Lips-Meyer in the chest. Ward 2 City Director Ken Richardson and members of the group Stop the
LITTLE ROCK, AR -- Police have arrested a man in connection with a double homicide from August. Davis had been previously t aken into custod y in Texas. 32-year-old Raymond Davis is charged with two counts of Capital Murder. On August 29, Little Rock Police officers discovered the bodies of David Murphy and Charity Hall inside a burning
LITTLE ROCK,AR.- Police are working to solve three deadly shootings this weekend. Two of those shootings occurred near the Arkansas State Fair grounds. One crime took place on the 2100 block of West 24th Street about 10:30 p.m. Saturday. The other on the 2800 block of Wolfe Street around midnight. Neighbors describe Saturday night's scene as pure chaos after multiple
The Razorbacks in the Rock Rally featured local BBQ owner Rich Cosgrove. Cosgrove owns Whole Hog Cafe NLR where he sells the perfect food for game day.
The Razorbacks in the Rock Rally at War Memorial Stadium feature the Central High School Drumline.