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  1. The Gun Sense open lineRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Arkansas Times

    Here's the open line, including a KARK report on the accidental shooting death last night of a five-year-old at home with older siblings on Wycliffe Drive in Southwest Little Rock. And still the Mothers Demand Action for Gun Sense movement is derided as dangerous and un-American.

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  2. Is the legislature 'routinely corrupt'? A few dozen examples say yes.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Arkansas Times

    HELPING HAND: Then-House Speaker Jeremy Gillam got $16,000 worth of help from a legislator he later appointed to a powerful committee chairmanship. Is the Arkansas legislature routinely corrupt ? In the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette today, one legislator wrote in the op-ed section that it is not.

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  3. Remembering an 'enemy of the people' of 1957Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Arkansas Times

    David Margolick pays tribute today in a New York Times op-ed to Jerry Dhonau, the former Arkansas Gazette editorial writer who died recently. He recounts Dhonau's dropping of journalistic non-involvement to help form a protective cordon around a besieged Elizabeth Eckford during the desegregation of Central High.

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  4. UA-Little Rock copes with enrollment decline and charter high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Arkansas Times

    Little Rock i s facing a financial pinch because of a sharp drop in enrollment and Chancellor Andrew Rogerson talked bluntly about it Friday in a campus meeting, remarks that included a reference to simmering unhappiness over the eStem charter high school that opened on campus last year. Arkansas Public Media/ KUAR reported on Rogerson's remarks , in which he said the school faced a $9 million budget shortfall because of the enrollment drop.

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  5. Slideshow: New play area opens in Little Rock's Riverfront ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Arkansas Times

    Little Rock's Parks and Recreation Department will dedicate its newest play area with the dedication of the Margaret Clark Adventure Park. This unique play experience is designed specifically for pre-school aged children.

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  6. Walmart begins home grocery delivery in Little RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Arkansas Times

    Bryant for $9.95 per order. The service begins Tuesday, Sept. 25. You order online, choose a one-hour delivery "window" and store employees fill the order for delivery.

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  7. French Hill carefully vetting crowd for Mike Pence visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 21 | Arkansas Times

    Mike Pence will appear at a campaign rally for Republican U.S. Rep. French Hill today in Little Rock and the campaign is monitoring carefully who'll be allowed to attend or cover the event. At least two people who've RSVP'ed to attend the event have had their requests denied - Gwen Combs and Maureen Skinner.

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  8. Feds bust Central Arkansas drug ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Arkansas Times

    A news release said Eric Baldwin, 29, and Nicholas Robinson Jr., 23, both of Little Rock, led the operation. There are 23 defendants from Central Arkansas.

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  9. Six Supreme Court justices found to have violated ethics codeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Arkansas Times

    The Arkansas Judicial and Disability Commission has announced the filing of formal charges of ethics violations against six members of the Arkansas Supreme Court for their handling of a case involving Circuit Judge Wendell Griffen. A three-member investigative panel, acting on a review by Special Counsel Brent Standridge , found that the Supreme Court had improperly ruled on an extraordinary complaint against Griffen without giving him proper notice.

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  10. AfriCOBRA collective celebrates a half-century of revolutionary art at Mosaic TemplarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Arkansas Times

    Mosaic Templars Cultural Center sits a record player with a copy of Miles Davis' "A Kind of Blue" propped up on its lid. At the other end, there's an easel with three blocks of text: "Constructive Criticism: We're not talking about you.

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  11. Ascent closing three centers for childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Arkansas Times

    Ascent Children's Health Services is closing facilities in Arkadelphia, North Little Rock and West Memphis that provide Medicaid-covered early intervention day treatment and outpatient behavioral health services to about 400 children. Other providers will be sought, though Clark County at the moment has no early intervention program at the moment.

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  12. The LR mayor candidates on the big ballot issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | Arkansas Times

    Some big elections face voters this year, including the hot race for Little Rock mayor and, depending on court actions, as many as five very big statewide ballot issues. I decided to sample the five mayoral candidates on the ballot because I think they say a lot about candidates philosophically.

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  13. Crash Blossom, Luxemburg Trio and Princeaus play Maxine'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Arkansas Times

    It's hard to ignore the poignancy here. The release for an album called "Come Hell or High Water" from Malcolm Holcombe - a sage whose North Carolina homeplace is triangulated in the space between the Great Smoky Mountains and the Pisgah and Nantahala National Forests - comes amid that region's reckoning with Hurricane Florence's grim, water-logged aftermath.

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  14. Character judgementRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | Arkansas Times

    Probably it's not possible to prove beyond a reasonable doubt whether or not Judge Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted then-15-year-old Christine Blasey Ford at a high school house party back in 1982. However, that's not the issue.

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  15. Frank Scott Jr.: the unifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | Arkansas Times

    PUSHING FOR A UNIFIED CITY: Frank Scott Jr. grew up in Southwest Little Rock, but also spent a lot of time at his grandmother's house on Wolfe Street. This is the second in a series of profiles of the candidates for Little Rock mayor.

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  16. Bryant High School band withdraws from French Hill campaign rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 18 | Arkansas Times

    The Bryant High School Band has withdrawn from a planned appearance at a campaign rally Friday for Republican U.S. Rep. French Hill after learning it was a political event. The band accepted an invitation to play because Vice President Mike Pence was to appear in what school officials apparently believed initially was a public event.

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  17. No Small Talk, Ep. 28: Fosse's 'All That Jazz'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Arkansas Times

    If you missed last month's sold-out screening of "The Red Shoes," you're in luck; Consider this month's Arkansas Times Film Series screening of Bob Fosse's gritty, glitzy 1979 fantasy "All That Jazz" the B-side, and join us Tuesday, September 18 at Riverdale 10 Cinema to find out why. First, though, we mark the passing of Cliff Fannin Baker, founder and longtime creative engine behind the Arkansas Repertory Theater.

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  18. Democrats go after Rutledge security spending to attend political eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 14 | Arkansas Times

    Where in the world is Leslie Rutledge? @RepublicanAGs Chair and Arkansas @AGRutledge unethically used taxpayer dollars to take official security detail on her political trips to support Trump. #VoteHerOut on November 6! Vote for @ElectMikeLee for AG! #RedToBlue #Elections2018 pic.twitter.com/fCs4FvF2NN Democrats have produced an ad slamming Republican Attorney General Leslie Rutledge for using multiple members of her cyber crimes unit as personal security for political travel.

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  19. State Board takes over Pine Bluff School DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 13 | Arkansas Times

    The state Board of Education today voted unanimously for the state to take over the Pine Bluff School District. KARK reports.

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  20. Banana Moonshine Salon comes to White WaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 12 | Arkansas Times

    Banana Moonshine Salon interpolates comedy with music and drag performances at the White Water Tavern, 9 p.m., $5. Oklahoma "jamtronica" outfit Montu lands at Four Quarter Bar, with Kadela , 10 p.m., $5.

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