Little Rock - Arkansas

Former homeless man pays for new apartment with money earned from cleanup program

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The Bridge to Work program began in April 2019 and was originally planned to last six months, but is now extended through September of 2020.Read more

Arkansas school criticized after 'MAGA' banner held up during football game

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A school district in Arkansas is being criticized after a photo was shared online showing cheerleaders holding up a football banner that said "Make America Great Again."Read more

Trudy, believed the oldest gorilla in captivity, dies at 63

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The Little Rock Zoo says Trudy, believed to be the oldest Western Lowland gorilla in captivity, has died at age 63.Read more


Judge temporarily blocks new Arkansas anti-abortion laws

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A federal judge blocked three new abortion restrictions from taking effect Wednesday in Arkansas, including a measure that opponents say would likely force the state's...Read more

Authorities searching for person who shot, killed a female bald eagle near her nest

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Authorities in Arkansas are looking for the person who shot and killed a female bald eagle near its nest. Read more

Zoo welcomes sloth bear cub, asks for help choosing name

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The Little Rock Zoo is proud to announce a new member of their family – a little female sloth bear cub!Read more

Couple drives man 600 miles for reunion with family who thought he was dead

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Dawn Gieber's conversation with a homeless man culminated in a reunion with family 600 miles away.Read more

Hundreds pay respects to unclaimed Vietnam veteran at Arkansas funeral

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Hundreds of people attended funeral services for a Vietnam War veteran whom many of them had never met.Read more

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

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A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue headlines of the week. None of these stories is legit, even though they were shared widely on social media...Read more


Arkansas police trying to track down "pooping jogger" caught on camera

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Residents in a Little Rock, Arkansas neighborhood are hoping security camera footage can help identify a jogger targeting homeowners in a foul manner.Read more

Truck crash spills frozen pizza, closing interstate

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An 18-wheeler containing frozen pizzas scraped a bridge, spilling the pies across an Arkansas Interstate Wednesday.Read more