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Ryan: 'I'm just not ready' to back Trump

House Speaker Paul Ryan said Thursday he cannot yet support presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump's presidential campaign. "I'm just not ready to do that at this point. I'm not there right now," the Wisconsin Republican told CNN's "The Lead wit...

Published: Thu, 05 May 2016 21:27:14 GMT

Hutchinson unlikely to try ending King-Lee holiday this year

Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson says he's unlikely to push this year to end the state's practice of commemorating Martin Luther King Jr. and Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee on the same day.

Published: Thu, 05 May 2016 21:20:35 GMT

1 reported dead after plane crash in central Arkansas

One person is dead following a plane crash at the municipal airport in North Little Rock.

Published: Thu, 05 May 2016 20:20:47 GMT

Arkansas lawmakers approve $5.3B budget for coming year

Arkansas lawmakers have given final approval to the state's $5.3 billion budget for the coming year and are now preparing for another session on highway funding.

Published: Thu, 05 May 2016 16:28:55 GMT

River Valley Ovarian Alliance to host free lunch and learn

River Valley Ovarian Alliance will host a free lunch and learn on Thursday

Published: Thu, 05 May 2016 09:06:42 GMT

NWS confirms eighth tornado in 40/29 News viewing area

Wednesday night the National Weather Service confirms an eighth tornado in last week's severe storms-- this time five miles West of Ozark.   NWS officials have just rated the tornado an E-F0, the weakest of tornadoes.  40/29 Chief Meteorologist will keep you up to date on the latest severe weather information. 

Published: Thu, 05 May 2016 03:32:33 GMT

New Benton County interim sheriff hosts meet-and-greet

Benton County's newly-appointed interim sheriff hosted a meet-and-greet session Wednesday.

Published: Wed, 04 May 2016 23:50:30 GMT

Suspect surrenders to police after standoff

A suspect has surrendered to police and SWAT units after a standoff at a Fort Smith home.

Published: Wed, 04 May 2016 22:50:35 GMT

Fayetteville firefighters, HAZMAT called to fuel spill

A truck spilled 100 gallons of fuel after a crash, according to the Fayetteville Fire Department.

Published: Wed, 04 May 2016 21:49:46 GMT

Subiaco students' creative prom photo goes viral

Students at Subiaco Academy organized one of the most creative prom photos you'll ever see, and now it's going viral.

Published: Wed, 04 May 2016 21:43:31 GMT