Arkansas Jobless Rate Falls to 7.4 Percent by Mark Carter Posted 1/28/2014 09:12 am Updated 2 years ago The unemployment rate in Arkansas dropped one-tenth of a percentage point to 7.4 percent in December, according to the Arkansas Department of Workforce Services. 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.