Feb 16 2001 by admin
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – The House on Thursday approved legislation creating an official state tartan and to designate every April 6 as Tartan Day to honor Arkansans of Scottish descent.
Steady rains this week took their toll Thursday when about 100 people had to be evacuated by boat from a neighborhood in Jonesboro.
Feb 16 2001 by Peggy Harris
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Alltel Corp. is eliminating about 1,000 jobs, or 3.7 percent of the work force, through early retirement and layoffs so it can compete better.
Feb 16 2001 by Chuck Ross
As a shooting suspect was transported to the county jail, charges by the prosecuting attorney’s office are pending.
Feb 16 2001 by James Jefferson
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Legislation to give Arkansas consumers a new tax break on the purchase of older vehicles failed in a House committee Thursday.
Feb 16 2001 by Kelly Wiese
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – A bill to establish a state holiday honoring civil rights leader Daisy Bates cleared its final legislative hurdle Thursday when the House approved a minor amendment and sent it t
Feb 16 2001 by Jim Chlebak
As rain fell again this morning, Batesville’s storm drainage and sewer system was straining to keep up.
Feb 16 2001 by Mark Lavie
JERUSALEM (AP) – A broad coalition government under Prime Minister-elect Ariel Sharon was taking shape in Israel today, with Sharon’s defeated predecessor Ehud Barak and elder statesman Shimon Pere
LITTLE ROCK – Stone County Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Mountain View is one of three in the state reaching civil settlements with the Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit.