Jobless Rate Down in Most Arkansas Metros by Lee Hogan Posted 3/21/2014 10:21 am Updated 4 years ago Arkansas' unemployment rate dropped five-tenths of a percentage point in January compared to numbers from a year ago. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access articles older than 15 days. Articles newer than 15 days are not included in this offer. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.