The Governor-elect names Brigadier General Mark H. Berry to the post.
The incoming governor has also announced an agency director he wants to remain in the position.
A full day of events planned for the 46th elected governor of Arkansas.
Arkansas House members selected leadership Tuesday for three committees, signaling the kickoff for the 90th general assembly is just one month away.
"In the knowledge-driven economy of the 21st century, research and higher education create opportunities that are paramount to Arkansas's future."
Franks has been with the department for 35 years and has held the title of commissioner since 2007.
Governor-Elect makes announcement of Bill Bryant's selection for the job.
Dr. Joe Thompson receives call from Gov.-Elect Asa Hutchinson about decision.
The Union County Election Commission held a public meeting Thursday night at the courthouse to re-examine all the votes.
Paul Phaneuf explains why, two years after the article was published, it's being taken out of context.
Announces formation of steering committee to help with the process.
Van Buren County had the highest turnout. The Arkansas Secretary of State's Office reports more than 832-thousand ballots were cast statewide.
A group of voters in the Fair Park Avenue neighborhood believe they received Ward 1 ballots on election day, despite living in Ward 2.
The winning candidate discusses the new job she takes in January.
Rep. Tim Griffin is ready to start new job in January.
A look at some of the ups and downs for voters and candidates.
Republican incumbent grabs 51 percent of the vote.
Arkansas one of seven states where Senate seats held by Democrats were lost Tuesday.
The only measure that failed is the alcohol amendment.
Political analysis from Max Brantley with the Arkansas Times.