Board reviews charter school plans

January 9, 2001 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Charter school applicants from Maumelle and Rogers got good news from the state Board of Education on Monday.

Newport woman gains undergrad fellowship

January 9, 2001 FAYETTEVILLE - Melissa Kathryn Huitt of Newport is among a record number of 30 University of Arkansas students receiving State University Undergraduate Research Fellowships this year.

Lockerbie trial judges hear closing arguments

January 9, 2001 CAMP ZEIST, Netherlands (AP) - A Scottish prosecutor asked judges to overlook gaps in the evidence and convict two Libyans of murder for the Pan Am Flight 103 bombing, saying "mathematical certaint

Reward offered in Cord murder

January 9, 2001 The Independence County Sheriff's Department and the Arkansas State Police announced a $10,000 reward has been established for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person respons

Questions about Chavez give Democrats new ammunition

January 8, 2001 AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - President-elect Bush is forging ahead with his policy planning, but new questions about Linda Chavez, his choice for labor secretary, are giving Democrats new ammunition for up