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Arkansas Panel OKs Eliminating Death Sentence as Penalty

by Associated Press 2/25/2015 11:37 am

A proposal to abolish Arkansas' death penalty is heading to the state Senate.

South on Main's HeART of the Bar Set for Feb. 1

by Jess Ardrey 1/14/2015 8:00 am

Visit this holiday market to shop for your sweetheart and enjoy some Valentine sweets at the same time. Sounds, well, pretty sweet.

Art of the Bar This Sunday at South on Main

by Jess Ardrey 12/8/2014 8:14 am

What could make us love South on Main even more? Art? Eggnog? Shopping? All of the above.

KABF Movies in the Garden Returns to SoMa with 'Rosemary's Baby'

by Jess Ardrey 10/24/2014 8:25 am

Creepy movie? Check. Infamous cocktail? Check. Excuses? None.

Arkansas Senate OKs Unemployment Drug Testing, Benefit Cut

by Andrew DeMillo, The Associated Press 4/9/2013 7:15 am

The 85,000 Arkansas residents receiving unemployment benefits could see their payments drop and would have to submit to random drug testing under a pair of bills the Republican-controlled state Senate approved Monday, which Democrats criticized as unfair to those seeking work.

Big River Steel Proposal Gains Traction in Legislature

by Michael Stratford, The Associated Press 4/1/2013 10:14 am

Gov. Mike Beebe's plan to provide $125 million in state financing to help a new company build a steel mill in Mississippi County is gaining bipartisan support among legislators. But some conservatives still object to having the government help fund one of Arkansas' largest economic development projects.

Big River Steel Bills Ready for Next Step in Legislature

by Lance Turner 3/12/2013 11:40 am

Arkansas legislators by Monday had filed at least 10 bills dealing with state incentives for the $1.1 billion Big River Steel manufacturing plant proposed for a site near Osceola (Mississippi County).