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Medicaid Inpector General Uncovers Fraud

Aug 06, 2014 4:08am

The office of Medicaid Inspector General was created in 2013 to prevent, detect and investigate fraud, waste and abuse of the state Medicaid program. The office reported last week that they...

Get outdoors and enjoy the beauty of the Natural State

Jul 23, 2014 4:07am

In celebration of July’s designation as Park and Recreation Month, it’s important to enjoy some time outdoors. Luckily for Arkansans, we don’t have to leave the state to enjoy some of the best...

REFLECTIONS: Birthday parties have always been special

Jul 23, 2014 4:07am

I have always loved a birthday party. When I was a little girl getting to go to a birthday party was almost as exciting as waiting for Christmas. Getting to dress up in your Sunday best, buying...

I Melt Every Time You Look At Me That Way

Jul 23, 2014 4:07am

I’m going to discuss a topic that I’ve talked about in the past, but recently Konnor had a big meltdown and I want to go through what that was like from a parent’s perspective to give everybody an...

…When Gate Nine Closed

Jul 23, 2014 4:07am

Living so close to Gate Nine, the back entrance to Fort Chaffee and that being my address, I miss the convenience, not thinking that someday it would be closed.

I don’t know what sparked the...

State Board of Health may change requirements of immunizations

Jul 23, 2014 4:07am

New immunizations requirements are being considered by the State Board of Health that would require children who will be 11 or older on Sept 1 must have a Tdap shot in order to attend a public or...

Arkansans to decides how we move forward

Jul 23, 2014 4:07am

Arkansas is one of 24 states where if one gathers enough signatures, their issue can appear on the November ballot. A citizen-led initiative can either be in the form of an initiated act or a...

Ballot Initiatives may raise minimum wage to $8.50

Jul 16, 2014 5:07am

With very conservative budgeting by the Arkansas legislature, state government ended Fiscal Year 2014 with a surplus of almost $79 million. The state already had almost $96 million in unobligated...

Remember you have the final say at the voting booth

Jul 16, 2014 5:07am

In a few short months, Arkansans will be heading to the polls to cast a ballot for our next Governor, our U.S. Senator, our next Attorney General and many more state wide officers.


Single Parent Scholarships Available

Jul 16, 2014 5:07am

Single Parent Scholarship Fund of Crawford, Franklin and Sebastian Counties is accepting new scholarship applications for the 2014 fall semester. Deadline for new applicants is August 1. To apply...