ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — Two Arkansas college chemistry professors have been arrested on charges of making meth, in an apparent case of life imitating art.
Arkadelphia 49, Ashdown 7
Arkansas Christian Academy 48, Life Christian, Okla. 6
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — Trustees with Henderson State University have voted to join the Arkansas State University System.
The board of trustees on Thursday made the decision, which is...
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — Authorities in southwest Arkansas say an 85-year-old man fatally shot his adult son after mistaking him for an intruder at his home.
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — A former employee of the Clark County Human Development Center in Arkadelphia has been sentenced to 120 days in jail after pleading guilty to felony abuse of a disabled...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas environmental officials have approved an air permit for a Chinese company's $1.8 billion paper mill that has been delayed by President Donald Trump's trade...
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — The president of Henderson State University has resigned as the school in Arkadelphia faces a budget deficit.
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — The Latest on the effects of the remnants of Hurricane Barry (all times local):
Officials say a suspected tornado has moved through a rural area of...
OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — A former bank officer must serve two years in federal prison and repay $1.46 million to his former employer.
U.S. District Judge Glen H. Davidson on Thursday sentenced Michael Erickson, after he pleaded guilty in October to one count of embezzlement by a bank officer.
The 42-year-old Ridgeland resident was formerly Clarksdale-area president of Southern Bancorp Bank, which is based in Arkadelphia, Arkansas.
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — Southern Bancorp Inc., the Ross Foundation and Murphy Oil Corp. are spending millions on Promise scholarships that sponsors and an administrator say have increased the college-going rate of high school graduates in Arkadelphia and El Dorado.
The scholarships offer to pay college tuition and fees for most high school graduates from certain geographic areas.
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — A Chinese company's announcement two years ago that it would spend more than $1 billion and hire hundreds of workers for a paper mill on the outskirts of this rural college town was seen as a much-needed shot in the arm for the region's economy.
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson says newly imposed tariffs by the Trump administration shouldn't affect plans for a new Chinese-owned paper mill in the state.
The Republican said Friday the state is working with federal officials to exempt Sun Paper from tariffs for the planned Arkadelphia facility. It comes amid an escalating trade dispute between China and the U.S.
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — A credit rating business has downgraded Henderson State University's financial outlook from stable to negative.
FORT SMITH, Ark. (AP) — When Winston Fulmer joined the Army, he probably wasn't expecting to be surrounded by two of the most historically recognized events in the Vietnam War.
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — Henderson State University is making cuts to balance its budget next fiscal year amid a $3.2 million deficit and declining enrollment.
The university's enrollment dropped from more than 3,600 in 2014 to more than 3,300 in 2017.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A lawsuit has been filed challenging the residency of a Democrat who is seeking a state House of Representatives seat in south-central Arkansas.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The National Weather Service has issued a freeze warning for all of Arkansas.
The warning will be in effect from 1 a.m. until 9 a.m. Sunday as temperatures statewide are expected to drop into the mid-20s to around 30 degrees.
The weather service says temperatures are expected to rise above freezing by mid-morning and that no storms are in the immediate forecast.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The library archivist at a private liberal arts university in Arkansas has been chosen to be the state's new historian.
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — Henderson State University wants to offer two doctoral degrees — one in nursing practice and another in instructional leadership — by fall 2019.
The Arkadelphia university is the second public four-year school in the past six months to start the process to offer its first-ever degrees above the master's level. Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia started the same process in October for a doctor of education in rural and diverse leadership.
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — A Chinese company says it's increased its investment by $500 million in its planned mill in south Arkansas.
Shandong Sun Paper's mill near Arkadelphia is already one of the largest economic development projects in Arkansas' history. The company announced Tuesday that its increased investment will put the total investment at $1.8 billion, and it will create 350 jobs.
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — Authorities say a husband and wife from Texas were killed after their vehicle was struck by a tractor-trailer on Interstate 30 in southwest Arkansas.
Arkansas State Police say Morgan Lawrence and Jean Lawrence of Flint, Texas, died after the crash early Saturday near Arkadelphia, about 60 miles (96 kilometers) southwest of Little Rock.
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — Construction is expected to begin in March 2018 for a planned $1 billion pulp mill in south Arkansas.
Members of the Clark County Quorum Court were updated this week on the plans for the pulp mill, which will be built in Arkadelphia.
ARKADELPHIA, Ark. (AP) — A mental examination has been ordered for a Texas man charged in the stabbing death of his son outside a southwest Arkansas travel center.
The order requested by the attorney for 43-year-old Casanoba Florez of Pleasanton, Texas, was issued Wednesday in Clark County Circuit Court. Defense attorney Janice Williams has filed documents saying she plans to pursue a defense of mental disease or defect in the case.