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  • recentAt least four carriers will sell statewide on Arkansas Health Insurance Marketplace in 2015 (plus more data on 2014 Marketplace enrollment)
    All four carriers currently offering health insurance on the Arkansas Health Insurance Marketplace are planning to sell statewide in 2015, the Arkansas Insurance Department announced today at a meeting of the Joint Public Health Committee.…
    - 1 hour ago, 24 Apr 14, 8:02pm -
  • Bryant picks Education Director Tom Kimbrell as new school superintendent
    The Bryant School Board has picked current state Education Department Director Tom Kimbrell to be its school superintendent, beginning July 1. KARK has the detailsHe was interviewed at length Monday night. He's been looking for a new job…
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:36pm -
  • Southern Poverty Law Center targets writing by Star City teacher
    The Southern Poverty Law Center's Hate Watch webpage has posted an article about the writings of Philip Holthoff, a Star City social studies teacher. It accuses him of racist remarks, written under a pseudonym, on Stormfront, described as a hotbed…
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:36pm -
  • The Academic All-Star open line
    We had another great Arkansas Times Academic All-Star ceremony this afternoon at UALR. Great students, happy parents. The highlight for me was Lindsey Millar's slide presentation on the present activities of past winners. But also always g…
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:48pm -
  • Judge Tim Fox strikes down Arkansas Voter ID law
    Circuit Judge Tim Fox has struck down the 2013 Voter ID law because it unconstitutionally adds additional requirements to be eligible to vote, specifically production of approved forms of ID.The decision came in the Pulaski County Election…
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:20pm -
  • State DFA takes over Board of Psychology because of budget disarray
    The Department of Finance and Administration has had to step in to straighten things out at the Arkansas Psychology Board, which is in apparent disarray. The board's director, Sheila Pauley, who was arrested in Saline County on an insurance fraud cha…
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:46pm -
  • City opens new water play area in Riverfront Park
    Mayor Mark Stodola and City Director Dean Kumpuris were among those on hand this morning when the city invited kids to inaugurate the new splash pad for small children in Riverfront Park behind the Marriott Hotel.The city built the new fe…
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:13pm -
  • Appeals court upholds refusal to dismiss suit over Faulkner County jailers' use of force
    The U.S. 8th Circuit Court of Appeals today upheld a lower court's refusal to dismiss a lawsuit against Faulkner County sheriff's employees for alleged use of excessive forced in quelling a jail disturbance Oct. 24, 2010. Inmates said they were sh…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:50am -
  • Bruce Westerman works with Koch-affiliated strategists
    Mother Jones reports on the association of 4th District Republican congressional candidate Bruce Westerman with a consulting firm affiliated with the billionaire Koch brothers, Aegis Strategic. The firm aims to "groom" free-market-minded ca…
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 10:35am -
  • Texas state judge strikes down same-sex marriage curbs
    Somebody pass this note to Pulaski Circuit Judge Chris Piazza. SAN ANTONIO — In a move that follows suit with a federal ruling issued in February, a state district judge has deemed Texas' restrictions on same-sex marriage unconstitutional —…
    - 12 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:24am -

Arkansas News Bureau

  • UPDATE: Judge strikes down Arkansas’ voter ID law
    LITTLE ROCK — A Pulaski County circuit judge on Thursday struck down Arkansas’ law requiring voters to show photo identification at the polls.
    - 4 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:10pm -
  • Boozman out of ICU
    WASHINGTON — U.S. Sen. John Boozman, R-Ark., was moved to a private recovery room on Thursday as he continues to progress following heart surgery two days earlier.
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 4:32pm -
  • Parole Board recommends clemency for man convicted of killing ex-wife
    LITTLE ROCK — The state Parole Board said Thursday it has recommended executive clemency for a man convicted of killing his ex-wife in Craighead County in 1992 and recommended against clemency for a man convicted of killing a Pocahontas police offi…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 4:31pm -
  • Beebe names 18 to state boards, commissions
    LITTLE ROCK — Gov. Mike Beebe on Thursday announced the following 18 appointments to state boards and commissions:
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:42pm -
  • Attorney: Defendant’s erratic behavior showed he was unfit for trial
    LITTLE ROCK — A man convicted in the 2010 killing of a Greenbrier woman should have his conviction overturned because his erratic behavior in the courtroom showed he was not competent to stand trial, his attorney argued Thursday before the state Su…
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:38pm -
  • FDA seeks to regulate e-cigarettes
    WASHINGTON — The Food and Drug Administration issued a proposed rule Thursday that would extend its regulatory authority to electronic cigarettes.
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:20pm -
  • State Supreme Court won’t reconsider Risperdal ruling
    LITTLE ROCK — In a 4-3 decision, the state Supreme Court on Thursday said it would not reconsider its March 20 ruling that overturned a $1.2 billion judgment against Johnson & Johnson over the drug maker’s marketing of the anti-psychotic drug Ris…
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 1:59pm -
  • Ex-Trumann High School teacher convicted of sexually assaulting student
    LITTLE ROCK — A former Trumann High School teacher was sentenced to 25 years in prison Wednesday for sexually assaulting a former student with whom he fathered a child.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Apr 14, 6:29pm -
  • Candidate says he’s returned portion of $5,000 contribution
    LITTLE ROCK — A state House candidate who is the subject of an ethics complaint over a campaign contribution said Wednesday he has taken steps to comply with campaign finance laws.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Apr 14, 6:20pm -
  • May 2 hearing set in voter ID lawsuit
    LITTLE ROCK — A judge on Wednesday scheduled a May 2 hearing to consider motions in a lawsuit challenging a state law requiring voters to show photo identification at the polls.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Apr 14, 6:17pm -

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (State)

Cook's Outlook

  • Cook: Tom Cotton’s ‘Pants On Fire’ And Spreading Falsehoods
    It never ceases to amaze me when candidates blurt out blatant falsehoods and then expect to get away with it.  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Cook: Tom Cotton's 'Pants On Fire' And Spreading Falsehoods! Consider leaving a comment!Foll…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Apr 14, 8:02pm -
  • Cook: Arkansas Democrats Could Purposefully Elect Weak GOP Nominees
    “Every battle is won before it is ever fought.” – Sun Tzu, paraphrased. The primaries are less than a month  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Cook: Arkansas Democrats Could Purposefully Elect Weak GOP Nominees! Consider leaving a…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Apr 14, 11:46am -
  • Cook: Hypocrisy Over Gambling In The State Legislature (UPDATED)
    In 2013, State Senator Missy Irvin voted to allow Arkansans to legally gamble on the Internet. State Senator Jimmy Hickey  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Cook: Hypocrisy Over Gambling In The State Legislature (UPDATED)! Consider leavi…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 10:46am -
  • Cook: Senate, Congressional Candidates File Fundraising Reports
    The candidates for federal office - including Cong. Tom Cotton and Sen. Mark Pryor - appear to have no shortage of funds. Talk Business blogger Michael Cook dives into the latest quarterly fundraising reports.You just finished reading Cook: Senate, C…
    - 9 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 7:02am -
  • Cook: Latest Fundraising Reports for Gubernatorial, Down-Ballot Candidates
    Candidates for statewide office report their fundraising totals for the month of March. Talk Business blogger Michael Cook rounds up the filings.You just finished reading Cook: Latest Fundraising Reports for Gubernatorial, Down-Ballot Candidates! Co…
    - 9 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 6:58am -
  • Cook: Third Poll In A Row Shows Mark Pryor Leading Tom Cotton
    Today, the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee (DSCC) released a new poll showing Mark Pryor leading Tom Cotton. This is the  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Cook: Third Poll In A Row Shows Mark Pryor Leading Tom Cotton! Consider…
    - 10 days ago, 14 Apr 14, 10:55am -
  • Cook: New Poll Shows Mark Pryor And Mike Ross Leading
    CNN is reporting today that a new poll shows Mark Pryor is leading Tom Cotton in the race for the  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Cook: New Poll Shows Mark Pryor And Mike Ross Leading! Consider leaving a comment!Follow on Facebook | F…
    - 14 days ago, 10 Apr 14, 3:11pm -
  • Cook: $7 Million In Negative Ads Don’t Stop Pryor, Ross From Poll Leads
    The Koch Brothers, and other out-of-state interest groups, have spent over $6 million attacking Mark Pryor via television and radio  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Cook: $7 Million In Negative Ads Don't Stop Pryor, Ross From Poll Leads…
    - 16 days ago, 8 Apr 14, 9:31am -

Talk Politics

  • Voter ID Law Struck Down By Judge
    Pulaski County Circuit Judge Tim Fox struck down the state’s voter ID law – Act 595 of 2013 – late  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Voter ID Law Struck Down By Judge! Consider leaving a comment!Follow on Facebook | Follow on Twit…
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:28pm -
  • AG Says Supreme Court Decision Creates Risk Of Malpractice For ‘Every Case In Arkansas’
    The Arkansas Supreme Court’s denial of a petition for rehearing in a case brought by Attorney General Dustin McDaniel could  Continue Reading »You just finished reading AG Says Supreme Court Decision Creates Risk Of Malpractice For 'Every Case In…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:23am -
  • Congressional Candidates Seek Social Conservatives’ Votes
    The three Republican candidates for Congress in central Arkansas’ Second District appealed to socially conservative voters Wednesday in a forum  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Congressional Candidates Seek Social Conservatives' Votes…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Apr 14, 5:46pm -
  • Sen. Boozman Treated For ‘Acute Aortic Dissection’
    From the office of Sen. John Boozman: U.S. Senator John Boozman remains in recovery following successful heart surgery at Mercy  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Sen. Boozman Treated For 'Acute Aortic Dissection'! Consider leaving a com…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Apr 14, 1:25pm -
  • Sen. Boozman Has Emergency Heart Surgery (UPDATED)
    U.S. Sen. John Boozman underwent emergency heart surgery Tuesday morning (April 22) after experiencing pain in his chest and arm,  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Sen. Boozman Has Emergency Heart Surgery (UPDATED)! Consider leaving a c…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Apr 14, 11:11am -
  • DHS: Women, Younger Adults Are Majority Of Private Option Qualifiers
    The Arkansas Department of Human Services rolled out a spate of new statistics related to the private option program, which  Continue Reading »You just finished reading DHS: Women, Younger Adults Are Majority Of Private Option Qualifiers! Consider…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Apr 14, 9:28pm -
  • Community Development Block Grant Program Turns 40
    Gov. Mike Beebe and economic development leaders lauded the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program, a program that celebrates its  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Community Development Block Grant Program Turns 40! Consider l…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Apr 14, 9:20pm -
  • AG McDaniel Warns On Student Loan Debt Scams
    Attorney General Dustin McDaniel is warning consumers of scams and frauds involving student loan debt. “The federal government says student  Continue Reading »You just finished reading AG McDaniel Warns On Student Loan Debt Scams! Consider leavi…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Apr 14, 11:49am -

Tolbert Report

  • Tolbert: Rutledge Doubles Down On Criticism Of Sterling’s ABA Membership (UPDATED)
    I wrote earlier this week on the seemingly strange attacks from Leslie Rutledge on David Sterling - one of her Republican primary opponents  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Tolbert: Rutledge Doubles Down On Criticism Of Sterling's AB…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Apr 14, 9:35pm -
  • Tolbert: On Being A Democrat, Ross Says ‘Gotta Run As Something’ (UPDATED)
    The Arkansas Farm Bureau held their annual “Measure the Candidates” event in North Little Rock on Tuesday.  This is sort  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Tolbert: On Being A Democrat, Ross Says 'Gotta Run As Something' (UPDATED)!…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Apr 14, 8:54pm -
  • Tolbert: Gun Rights Groups Endorse Clemmer And Sterling
    A couple of Republican primary candidates picked up endorsements today from gun rights groups.  One of these candidates received the  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Tolbert: Gun Rights Groups Endorse Clemmer And Sterling! Consider le…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Apr 14, 6:11pm -
  • Tolbert: Republicans Engage In Spirited Debates (UPDATED)
    Nine Republican candidates in four Arkansas primaries debated each other Saturday morning in a spirit and sometimes contentious debate. The  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Tolbert: Republicans Engage In Spirited Debates (UPDATED)! Con…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Apr 14, 6:35pm -
  • Tolbert: Lt. Governor Candidates Roll Out Endorsements
    In the three-way Republican primary for the office of Lieutenant Governor, two candidates rolled out key endorsements this week that  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Tolbert: Lt. Governor Candidates Roll Out Endorsements! Consider leav…
    - 6 days ago, 18 Apr 14, 10:38am -
  • Tolbert: Republican Candidates To Debate Saturday
    The Arkansas Federation of Young Republicans will host a debate this Saturday for several of the upcoming GOP primary races.   Continue Reading »You just finished reading Tolbert: Republican Candidates To Debate Saturday! Consider leaving a comme…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 8:09pm -
  • Tolbert: GOP Leaning Poll Shows Tied U.S. Senate Race
    The Tolbert Report has obtained a poll from the GOP-leaning American Crossroads group showing the U.S. Senate race in Arkansas  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Tolbert: GOP Leaning Poll Shows Tied U.S. Senate Race! Consider leaving a c…
    - 8 days ago, 17 Apr 14, 1:35am -
  • Tolbert: AARP Objects To Pryor Ad
    Once again Sen. Mark Pryor’s campaign is running into trouble over one of its campaign ads. You may recall a  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Tolbert: AARP Objects To Pryor Ad! Consider leaving a comment!Follow on Facebook | Follow o…
    - 8 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 6:19pm -

Brummett's Blog

  • Slapstick with Ross, Asa and other oddballs
    The comedy hits just keep coming in the governor’s race. Just yesterday: –Mike Ross said Asa Hutchinson may be the only lawyer in the history of the state to lose a trial with his brother on the jury, and Asa said that was snarky –Ross assailed…
    - 29 days ago, 27 Mar 14, 7:33am -
  • Asa calls, chortles, challenges, converses
    Asa Hutchinson called this morning to chortle, challenge and converse on the matter of Mike Ross’s tax plan, and we covered several points that I want to share. Let’s get this out of the way: Hutchinson said he had met with officials of the Finan…
    - 77 days ago, 6 Feb 14, 11:38am -
  • High drama on private option? Line in sand by Democrats?
    With Sen. Missy Irvin of Mountain View continuing to say it’s not all up to her and that she is a “no” on re-upping the private option for which she fashioned an all-about-me dramatic “aye” vote late in the regular session — though it app…
    - 83 days ago, 31 Jan 14, 9:26am -
  • Private option looking great except politically
    There are developments regarding the state’s innovative Medicaid private option — developments beyond the potentially tragic political signals sent by the Jonesboro area in the special election Tuesday. First: The state has compiled the demograph…
    - 98 days ago, 16 Jan 14, 10:49am -
  • Darr’s two minds, and the one he’ll follow
    My best reading is that Mark Darr is currently of two minds and goes back and forth between these minds with great speed and dexterity and frustration. One mind: Yes, I made errors and I was wrong. But, darnit, it’s not serious thievery and I could…
    - 10 Jan 14, 10:56am -
  • A Brummett Christmas. It was 1959 . . .
    A request poured in that I rerun a Christmas column of years past, something about my dad. But I don’t have a Christmas Day column this year and I’m wondering if the request confused a childhood Christmas remembrance with any of a half-dozen trib…
    - 24 Dec 13, 2:29pm -
  • Clubbing Tom Cotton with John Burris
    The employee-employer relationship between state Rep. John Burris of Harrison, a responsible Republican state representative, and U.S. Rep. Tom Cotton, an irresponsible congressman seeking undeserved promotion to the U.S. Senate, is indeed a delicate…
    - 17 Dec 13, 12:15pm -
  • All tied up for Senate and governor
    Last week Republicans gleefully touted a poll commissioned by a bankroller of Tom Cotton that said Cotton was ahead of Mark Pryor by 48-41 in our big U. S. Senate race. So it seems fair today to report a survey by Public Policy Polling, a Democratic…
    - 16 Dec 13, 10:58am -

The Arkansas Project

Blue Hog Report

Talk Business

  • P.A.M. Transportation Posts $1.36 Million Q1 Profit
    P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc. (PTSI) posted a healthy $1.36 million first quarter profit on smaller revenues of $97.82 million. One  Continue Reading »You just finished reading P.A.M. Transportation Posts $1.36 Million Q1 Profit! Consider l…
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 7:11pm -
  • Wal-Mart Unveils First Foreign Corruption Compliance Report
    A new report from Wal-Mart Stores Inc. reveals that the retailer has spent $439 million in legal fees and other  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Wal-Mart Unveils First Foreign Corruption Compliance Report! Consider leaving a comment!Fo…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 4:02pm -
  • AG Says Supreme Court Decision Creates Risk Of Malpractice For ‘Every Case In Arkansas’
    The Arkansas Supreme Court’s denial of a petition for rehearing in a case brought by Attorney General Dustin McDaniel could  Continue Reading »You just finished reading AG Says Supreme Court Decision Creates Risk Of Malpractice For 'Every Case In…
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:23am -
  • Freight Reports Positive About U.S. Economy, But Suggest Mixed Signals
    Two closely watched freight reports indicate positive movement in the U.S. economy, but also note that "signals are still mixed."You just finished reading Freight Reports Positive About U.S. Economy, But Suggest Mixed Signals! Consider leaving a com…
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:22am -
  • Arkansas Power Electronics International Lands $3.5 Million Air Force Contract
    The U.S. Air Force has awarded a $3.5 million contract to Arkansas Power Electronics International Inc. to develop a high-temperature  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Arkansas Power Electronics International Lands $3.5 Million Air Force…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Apr 14, 8:45am -
  • Clinton School Building Oldest In Arkansas To Obtain LEED Certification
    KUAR’s Michael Hibblen reports: A former railroad station in Little Rock that today houses the Clinton Foundation and the University  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Clinton School Building Oldest In Arkansas To Obtain LEED Certificat…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Apr 14, 8:05pm -
  • Arkansas Tech University Elects First Woman As President
    Dr. Robin Bowen was on Tuesday (April 22) unanimously elected the new president of Arkansas Tech University, making her not  Continue Reading »You just finished reading Arkansas Tech University Elects First Woman As President! Consider leaving a c…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Apr 14, 2:47pm -
  • UAMS Names New Leader For World-renowned Myeloma Institute
    Dr. Gareth Morgan has been named director of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Myeloma Institute for Research  Continue Reading »You just finished reading UAMS Names New Leader For World-renowned Myeloma Institute! Consider le…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Apr 14, 11:02am -

Arkansas Business

  • Judge Tim Fox Strikes Down Arkansas Voter ID Law
    A state judge has struck down Arkansas' Voter ID law, saying it illegally adds a requirement that voters must meet before casting a ballot. In a decision Thursday, Pulaski County Circuit Judge Tim Fox declared the 2013 law void and unenforceable.
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 4:35pm -
  • U.S. Sen. John Boozman Still in Recovery, Out of ICU
    Republican U.S. Sen. John Boozman of Arkansas has been moved out of a hospital's intensive care unit and into a private room. The move comes two days after Boozman had unexpected heart surgery due to a tear in his aorta.
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:25pm -
  • Inuvo Inc. Swings to 1Q Profit
    Inuvo Inc. of Conway announces net income of $674,759, up from a loss of $290,713 in the same quarter last year.
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:20pm -
  • J.B. Hunt Declares Dividend, Elects Directors
    The board of directors of J.B. Hunt Transport Services Inc. of Lowell approved a regular quarterly cash dividend of 20 cents per share of its common stock.
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 2:34pm -
  • Arkansas Court Won't Reconsider Risperdal Case
    The Arkansas Supreme Court says it will not reconsider its decision to reject a $1.2 billion judgment against a pharmaceutical company accused of improperly marketing an antipsychotic drug.
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 10:20am -
  • Taziki's Breaks Ground at McCain Mall in North Little Rock
    McCain Mall is adding a Mediterranean flair to its food arsenal. The mall announced Thursday that Taziki's Mediterranean Café is adding a restaurant there and will open in the early fall.
    - 12 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:48am -
  • P.A.M. Posts Turnaround Profit in 1Q, Reveals Executive Pay
    The quarterly earnings were released on the same day as the company's annual proxy statement, which revealed that CEO Daniel Cushman received total compensation of $720,034 in 2013, down $150,000 from the previous year.
    - 12 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:27am -
  • Wal-Mart CEO Doug McMillon Gets $25.6M Pay Package
    C. Douglas McMillon, who became the president and CEO of Wal-Mart Stores Inc. of Bentonville on Feb. 1, saw his total compensation skyrocket 168 percent to $25.6 million for the fiscal year that ended Jan. 31 as compared with the previous year.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Apr 14, 4:34pm -

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette (Business)

  • Wal-Mart’s McMillon paid $25.3 million in fiscal 2014
    Wal-Mart’s top earner for the retailer’s 2014 fiscal year is new President and Chief Executive Officer Doug McMillon, whose total compensation package doubled to $25.3 million, according to a Wednesday filing with the federal Securities and Excha…
    - 16 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 5:10am -
  • Landers, athletes work on car pact
    Steve Landers said Wednesday that he is in negotiations with baseball superstar Alex Rodriguez and former National Basketball Association great Karl Malone to form an auto group.
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:20am -
  • Rain interrupts state’s planting
    Arkansas farmers are dealing with a stop-and-go planting season, frequently halting operations as rain forces them to wait for fields to dry out.
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:19am -
  • Bankrupt firm, formerly Allens, seeks shift to Chapter 7
    Veg Liquidation, formerly known as Allens Inc., is asking a federal Bankruptcy Court to shift its Chapter 11 bankruptcy status to Chapter 7 in a bid to help liquidate the remaining debt still owed after the sale of the company to Sager Creek Acquisit…
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:11am -
  • Business news in brief
    QUOTE OF THE DAY “We expect Toyota to hold the No. 1 title in the industry until 2016 or 2017.” Masatoshi Nishimoto, IHS automotive analyst
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:09am -
  • NEWS IN BRIEF
    Firm in Fayetteville lands F-35 contract Fayetteville-based tech company Arkansas Power Electronics International Inc. has been awarded a $3.5 million contract with the Air Force to develop components for the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:08am -
  • Getting it straight
    The Democrat-Gazette wants its news reports to be fair and accurate.
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:07am -
  • Osceola sets meeting on Big River Steel bonds
    The Osceola City Council has scheduled a meeting to discuss issuing $1.5 billion of economic development bonds for the Big River Steel mill.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Apr 14, 1:56pm -

Tolbert Report from Youtube

Pastor Jim Standridge on Skateboards, Wives, Europe, Sound Guys, and Texting
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- 22 hours ago, 23 Apr 14, 11:36pm -
Pryor: ObamaCare is Working
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- 37 days ago, 19 Mar 14, 12:40am -
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- 37 days ago, 18 Mar 14, 2:47pm -
Milligan Says Elswick has "Completely Exonerated" Him
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- 38 days ago, 17 Mar 14, 10:15pm -
Blogger Nic Horton Defends Duncan Baird on Paul Harrell Program 2
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- 48 days ago, 7 Mar 14, 11:14am -
Sen. Mark Pryor - Letterman's Stooge of the Night
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- 55 days ago, 28 Feb 14, 10:42pm -

WholeHogSports

  • Baxendale leading Hogs' surge
    With a couple of swings of the bat, Blake Baxendale turned his season around.
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:58pm -
  • Father: Charge dropped against UA signee
    An Arkansas football signee was arrested Wednesday in Florida, but his father said the charge has since been dropped against his son.
    - 10 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 11:17am -
  • Thursday recruiting tidbits
    Highly recruited offensive lineman Josh Wariboko of Oklahoma City Casady High School said he doesn't have a date, but plans to visit Arkansas again.
    - 12 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 9:04am -
  • Coaches coming to see Pine Bluff Four
    College coaches have shown up at Pine Bluff and will continue to do so until the end of the spring evaluation period on May 31 to check out four promising sophomores.
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 6:00am -
  • UA wanting more out of its receivers
    Only one of Arkansas’ top eight pass catchers last season — junior Keon Hatcher — is a returning wide receiver.
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:53am -
  • Fisher’s having a smashing time
    Arkansas first baseman Eric Fisher has more home runs in the past nine games than the Razorbacks’ team leaders had all of last season.
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:51am -
  • SEC East isn’t gaining any ground on West
    One final comment, at least for now, before addressing how spring practices went for the SEC Eastern Division teams.
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:48am -
  • Curry enjoys 'homecoming'
    Chris Curry heard the crowd as he made his first trip to the mound Tuesday night.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Apr 14, 8:53pm -

Arkansas Razorbacks (Yahoo!)

  • Arkansas' Derby making most of move to tight end (The Associated Press)
    AJ Derby was admittedly stubborn about giving the quarterback position every chance he could. That is, until the Arkansas senior realized his final season of college football was approaching - with the very real possibility he might not see the fiel…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Apr 14, 4:16pm -
  • Arkansas tweaks football uniforms for 2014 season (Photos) (Dr. Saturday)
    Arkansas became the latest school to reveal new football uniforms Monday night. The uniforms are part of a branding tweak that also saw the release of a new logo to complement the traditional running razorback logo. The Nike "Respect the past. Repr…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Apr 14, 9:42am -
  • Allen leads resurgent Arkansas passing attack (The Associated Press)
    Bret Bielema left little doubt about the foreseeable future when he said returning starter Brandon Allen had pulled away from the rest of the Arkansas quarterbacks following a scrimmage last week. The Arkansas coach had good reason for his declarati…
    - 8 days ago, 16 Apr 14, 1:33pm -
  • Brandon Allen top Hog; 2 QBs switch positions (The Associated Press)
    The number of Arkansas quarterbacks dropped from five to three this week, but the leader at the position hasn't changed - Brandon Allen is No. 1 for now. The Razorbacks moved A.J. Derby to tight end and Damon Mitchell to wide receiver during practic…
    - 12 days ago, 12 Apr 14, 6:48pm -
  • Doc 5: Best college football coaching backouts -- No. 3 Bobby Petrino (Dr. Saturday)
    This offseason we will count down various topics from Monday through Friday, bringing you the top five of the important and definitely some not so important issues in college football. It's the Doc Five, every week until we will thankfully have actua…
    - 15 days ago, 9 Apr 14, 2:35pm -
  • Allen runs first team at Arkansas spring scrimmage (The Associated Press)
    Despite a healthy position battle, Brandon Allen is still Arkansas' top quarterback this spring. The redshirt junior ran exclusively with the Razorbacks' first-team offense Saturday in the team's first scrimmage of the spring. Allen completed 16 of…
    - 19 days ago, 5 Apr 14, 7:29pm -
  • Alabama RB Tenpenny charged with possession (The Associated Press)
    Alabama tailback Altee Tenpenny was charged with marijuana possession after an arrest in his Arkansas hometown over spring break. An incident report from North Little Rock police shows Tenpenny was arrested on March 24 after being pulled over becaus…
    - 22 days ago, 2 Apr 14, 2:28pm -
  • Wisconsin store sells '#karma' T-shirts (Photo) (Dr. Saturday)
    Wisconsin fans have reveled in coach Bret Bielema’s lack of success during his first season at Arkansas and now they have a witty T-shirt to commemorate the Razorbacks’ 3-9 season. The story behind this simple red shirt, which is being sold in…
    - 33 days ago, 22 Mar 14, 1:35pm -

Arkansas Online - Sports

  • One run does job for Travs
    The Arkansas Travelers went down in order seven times Wednesday afternoon.
    - 17 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:55am -
  • UA wanting more out of its receivers
    Only one of Arkansas’ top eight pass catchers last season — junior Keon Hatcher — is a returning wide receiver.
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:53am -
  • Fisher’s having a smashing time
    Arkansas first baseman Eric Fisher has more home runs in the past nine games than the Razorbacks’ team leaders had all of last season.
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:51am -
  • Naturals take care of Cards
    Sam Selman showed off his stingy side Wednesday afternoon.
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:50am -
  • SEC East isn’t gaining any ground on West
    One final comment, at least for now, before addressing how spring practices went for the SEC Eastern Division teams.
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:48am -
  • As great as he was, Phelps can’t beat time
    Michael Phelps has nothing left to prove in the pool.
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:46am -
  • Bobcats put up fight, but Heat keep cool at end
    LeBron James scored 32 points and added eight assists, Chris Bosh scored 20 points and the Miami Heat held on to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 101-97 on Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their NBA Eastern Conference first-round series.
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:45am -
  • Down 3-0, Blue Jackets shock Penguins in OT
    Brandon Dubinsky scored with 22.5 seconds left in regulation to force overtime and Nick Foligno’s wrist shot just inside the blue line 2:49 into the extra session gave the Columbus Blue Jackets a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesda…
    - 18 hours ago, 24 Apr 14, 3:42am -