Arkansas Unemployment Falls to 7.6 Percent in January by Lance Turner Posted 3/13/2012 10:15 am Updated 6 years ago Arkansas' unemployment rate was 7.6 percent in January, down two-tenths of a percentage point from 7.8 percent in December. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.