Sherley named exec. broker

March 27, 2001 Charles Sherley has been promoted to executive broker at Hughes and Tuggle Realty, according to Tony Hughes, owner.

Orr captures referral award

March 27, 2001 POCAHONTAS - For the second year in a row, Phillip Orr, president and broker at Coldwell Banker Ozark Real Estate Company, took the stage in front of several thousand colleagues at Coldwell Banker'

District divisions depend on Berry

March 26, 2001 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Some legislators are predicting unexpected allies as they wrangle over how to redraw boundaries for the state's four congressional districts.

Former state senator sentenced to 46 months

March 26, 2001 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - A federal judge dismissed ex-state senator Mike Todd's pleas for extra leniency in his sentencing Friday, imposing a 46-month prison term for Todd's role in a statehouse corrupti

State tourism declines

March 26, 2001 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - Arkansans are spending more vacation time outside of The Natural State - a trend state tourism officials hope to reverse.

Timber industry under investigation

March 26, 2001 LITTLE ROCK (AP) - The U.S. Department of Labor says it is investigating Arkansas' timber industry in an effort to protect migrant workers from abuse.

Medicaid loophole scrutinized

March 26, 2001 WASHINGTON (AP) - It was about a year ago when federal officials started to catch on. States were bragging to one another about a new way to collect extra Medicaid dollars. Word got back.

Home care providers pack gym

March 26, 2001 Over 110 family childcare providers from 10 northcentral Arkansas counties filled the Southside Middle School gymnasium Saturday afternoon for a question and answer session on legislative issues wi