Arkansas

ARKANSAS | AGFC hears first reading of 2019 fishing regulations proposals

BATESVILLE, AR – Commissioners heard the first reading of fishing regulations changes proposed for 2019 at thursday’s regularly scheduled meeting at the Batesville Community and Aquatics Center. The following regulations changes were submitted for public comment May 1-31 and have been formally proposed for consideration to be voted on at the Commission’s Aug. 8 meeting: … Continue reading ARKANSAS | AGFC hears first reading of 2019 fishing regulations proposals

Illinois News: Arkansas Man, KLINT KELLEY Sentenced to More Than 7 Years in Federal Prison for Illegally Selling Guns in Chicago Area

CHICAGO, IL. — An Arkansas man has been sentenced to more than seven years in federal prison for illegally selling numerous handguns and rifles in Chicago and the suburbs. KLINT KELLEY brought the firearms from Arkansas to Chicago and illegally sold them to a convicted felon.  Kelley sold a total of 21 guns to the felon … Continue reading Illinois News: Arkansas Man, KLINT KELLEY Sentenced to More Than 7 Years in Federal Prison for Illegally Selling Guns in Chicago Area

Arkansas News: Fayetteville Man, James Lewis Story Sentenced To Over 3 Years In Federal Prison For Embezzlement Of Government Funds And Tax Fraud

Fayetteville, Arkansas –Duane (DAK) Kees, United States Attorney for the Western District of Arkansas, announced that James Lewis Story (Jimmy), age 57 of Fayetteville, Arkansas, was sentenced today to 46 months in federal prison followed by three years of supervised release, and ordered to pay $1,282,966.00 in restitution to the City of Farmington Arkansas and … Continue reading Arkansas News: Fayetteville Man, James Lewis Story Sentenced To Over 3 Years In Federal Prison For Embezzlement Of Government Funds And Tax Fraud

ARKANSAS | Lake Conway sees Florida bass boost

MAYFLOWER, AR – Craig D. Campbell Lake Conway Reservoir in Mayflower received a shot in the bass fishing arm last week, as biologists released more than 150,000 Florida-strain largemouth bass fingerlings into the lake via a special nursery pond on Camp Robinson Special Use Area.  This was the tenth stocking of Florida-strain largemouths at Conway … Continue reading ARKANSAS | Lake Conway sees Florida bass boost

OMAHA, Neb | Oregon State out to finish redemption tour against Arkansas

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Oregon State has won 109 of 127 baseball games over two seasons with mostly the same cast of players. They see winning a national championship as the only way to validate their body of work. “Ultimately,” Beavers coach Pat Casey said Sunday, “nobody cares how many games you win unless you … Continue reading OMAHA, Neb | Oregon State out to finish redemption tour against Arkansas

Arkansas News: Possible migrant site minutes from former internment camp

LITTLE ROCK, AR – Nearly 75 years after federal officials shuttered a Japanese-American internment camp in Rohwer, Arkansas, the Trump administration is examining a site about 2 miles away as a potential temporary shelter for immigrant children. The Department of Health and Human Services said Thursday that the government is considering an unused Department of … Continue reading Arkansas News: Possible migrant site minutes from former internment camp

TEXAS | AG Paxton Leads 10-State Brief Supporting Legislative Immunity in Arkansas Supreme Court Case

Austin, TX Attorney General Ken Paxton today filed a 10-state friend-of-the-court brief supporting Arkansas in its legal fight to preserve the venerable principle of legislative immunity that first appeared in the English Bill of Rights of 1689 and was incorporated into our Constitution at the founding to ensure that legislators can do their jobs without … Continue reading TEXAS | AG Paxton Leads 10-State Brief Supporting Legislative Immunity in Arkansas Supreme Court Case

Arkansas Political News: AG Rutledge Statement On Scotus Decision on Planned Parenthood V. Jegley

LITTLE ROCK, AR – Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge released the following statement in response to the United States Supreme Court’s decision to deny certiorari in Planned Parenthood v. Jegley today. “As Attorney General, I have fully defended this law at every turn and applaud the Supreme Court’s decision against Planned Parenthood today. Protecting the … Continue reading Arkansas Political News: AG Rutledge Statement On Scotus Decision on Planned Parenthood V. Jegley