Arkansas

Arkansas Daughters of the American Revolution Chapter Inducts First Black Member

Sharon Fort traced her lineage to a person who supplied people fighting in the Revolutionary War, which led to her becoming a DAR member.
09/06/2022

DOJ Launches Federal Civil Rights Investigation Into Shocking Arkansas Arrest Caught On Camera

Randal Worcester’s head filmed having his head being bashed into the concrete.
08/23/2022

Rookie Arkansas Cop Dies In Training One Month After Joining Department

Vincent Parks, 38, died during training exercises in North Little Rock.
07/19/2022

Arkansas Woman Says She Was Turned Away From A Church Because She’s Black

The pastor called the incident a “setback.”
06/29/2022

Arkansas Juneteenth Soul Food Festival Canceled After All-White Host Panel Revealed

Uproar exploded on social media reportedly after a preliminary event poster was leaked.
04/29/2022

Gunmen Open Fire At Arkansas Charity Car Show, Leaving Man Dead, 28 Wounded

Police are looking into a shooting that wounded more than two dozen, including six children. One suspect remains on the loose while another is in custody.
03/21/2022

Man Sentenced To 50 Years For Murdering Black Transgender Teen Brayla Stone

She was among the 44 transgender homicide victims in 2020.
08/18/2021

Arkansas Woman Hospitalized For COVID Receives Bill For Nearly $1 Million

Shenita Russie got an extra shock when she got her bill.
07/26/2021

Arkansas Man With Black Santa Claus Decoration Receives Racist Letter Followed By Rallying Support From Neighbors

The community made a bold move in his honor.
11/30/2020