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Watch: Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders signs school bathroom bil...

Arkansas Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders signed a law prohibiting transgender people at public schools from using the restroom that matches their gender identity.
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Watch: Mentor Match: 10-year-old hopes for perfect mentor

It was book fair day at the Little Rock School District’s Stephens Elementary School and 4th grader Deshawn Tate was excited as he browsed through the books. The 10-year-old loves reading.
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Watch: Stuttgart’s ‘Gloves Not Guns’ creating future for you...

Boxing may be one of the oldest sports in the world, but in Stuttgart a boxing club is using the sport as an alternative outlet for youth but creating options for young people in the future.
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Vital Services at Risk With Income Tax Elimination

We all want to live in a state with great schools, well-maintained infrastructure, thriving communities, and strong families. But Arkansas’s Governor and many legislative leaders have expressed their support for sharply cutting – or even eliminating – our personal income tax, which would undermine...
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Arkansas Advocates 2023 Legislative Session Recap, Vol. 10

Heading into the Legislature’s Spring Break, the pace of work picked up at the Capitol this week. Lawmakers and advocates alike want to get their priorities moving before we get too far in a session that could end as early as April 7th.  We were happy to see some really good legislation make progr...

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FBI Seeking Woman Infatuated With Columbine, Armed And Dange...

Sol Pais (Photos: Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office) DENVER — The FBI’s Denver office and the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office are searching for a woman who allegedly made threats against schools in the Denver metro area Tuesday. The threats resulted in Denver metro schools being closed to...
2 more Oklahoma towns urged to evacuate

IMAGES: 2 more Oklahoma towns urged to evacuate

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — The Latest on storm damage in the Southern Plains and Midwest (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Residents of two more Oklahoma towns are being encouraged to leave their homes ahead of expected flooding that has also prompted flooding concerns in Missouri and Kansas. Res...
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At Least 27 People Have Been Arrested Over Threats To Commit...

When authorities arrived Friday to arrest a 15-year-old in Florida after threats to commit a school shooting showed up on a video game platform, he told them he was joking, they said. “I Dalton Barnhart vow to bring my fathers m15 to school and kill 7 people at a minimum,” the boy wrote using...
Exercise caution with pets during extreme heat, police say

Exercise caution with pets during extreme heat, police say

The Hot Springs Police Department, which operates the Hot Springs Animal Shelter, is asking the public to exercise caution with their pets during this summer's extreme heat. Hot Springs police Sgt. Joey Williams the most basic mistake most people m...
Denver area schools shut as police hunt armed woman 'infatuated' with Columbine

Denver area schools shut as police hunt armed woman ‘i...

DENVER (Reuters) - Public schools in Jefferson County, the site of Columbine High School, and nearby districts were closed on Wednesday as police hunted for an armed Florida woman “infatuated” with the Columbine massacre, three days before the 20th anniversary of that attack. Agents with the ...

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