Backers now have until August 18 to gather 15,107 more signatures to make the November ballot.
The jobless rate in Arkansas for June dropped to 6.2 percent.
Despite that, Arvest Bank survey finds them "upbeat about their current financial status."
With the fate of city employee salaries in their hands, the Benton City Council this week made a decision to bump the pay of all non-elected employees.
One of the finders claimed more than $13,000. Most claims are significantly lower.
Governor Mike Beebe Travels To Europe To Bring Businesses To Arkansas
He's making stops in London, France and the Czech Republic.
Some members ask for specifics on real cost of project.
Building under construction to house new tenants.
An elected official in Pope County says hundreds of thousands of dollars in taxes have been illegally collected from property owners, and now he says he has an attorney general opinion to prove it.
Unique opportunity comes amid acquisition of Delta Trust.
The state is seeing a drop in the number of kids in juvenile detention centers, and the Director of Youth Services says now is the time to change that.
City gives the nonprofit a heads up about its shrinking 2015 budget.
Heavy rains hit Eastern Arkansas over the weekend. And with rains still covering the fields it's costing Arkansans thousands of dollars.
The Arkansas Dairy Cooperative Association (ADCA) will vote to dissolve itself Thursday (6/23) leaving only one milk buyer left in the state.
On a national level big whiskey makers are having trouble meeting demands of a growing international market.
An event to help educate people about managing money is coming up this weekend. The bank fair will take place this Saturday.
The price of college tuition is going up across Arkansas, and students and parents are all feeling the pinch.
Arkansas is one of 13 states that will benefit from the changes that are also expected to generate thousands of jobs.
Federal officials say the operation led to more than $42 million in losses.
Through the expansion, the company plans to invest more than $600,000 in the new facility and hire 15 more workers.
Declines from 6.9 percent to 6.6. percent.
A guide to income, sales, property and other taxes in the Natural State.
Some argue Arkansas' tax rate is unbearable, for others it's very comfortable.
Ben E. Keith to expand facility, invest $60 million.
Deal brings Community First and First State Bank into the fold.
A simple answer of the phone helps disaster relief agencies like the Salvation Army and Red Cross
South Dakota grabs top spot in Bankrate.com survey.
Federal funds awarded to Greenwood, Mammoth Spring, McCrory, and Nashville.
You could soon see ads for the lottery on jumbotrons at university sporting events.