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Posted Jul 13, 2014 at 12:01 AM

Scientists at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology are developing an audio reading device to be worn on the index finger of people whose vision is impaired, giving them affordable and immediate access to printed words.

Posted Jul 12, 2014 at 12:01 AM

What you study — math and science are a plus — seems to matter more than whether your alma mater is public or private when it comes to finding a high-paying job after college, according to a report released Tuesday by the Education...

Posted Jul 11, 2014 at 12:01 AM

Kelsey Theall, Miss Arkansas International, visited Clinton Primary School Wednesday and read with the children, much to their delight, and hers.

Posted Jul 6, 2014 at 12:01 AM

An additional $2.3 million has been approved for public school construction and renovation projects in Arkansas.

Updated Jul 1, 2014 at 10:59 AM

Texarkana Republican State Senator Jimmy Hickey isn't saying how well his bill to block a state lottery commission decision will do in the special session which began Monday in Little Rock, but he has at least one Democrat as an ally.

Updated Jun 30, 2014 at 2:16 PM

Rafael Soares is in Hope because he had two friends who worked with Dr. Terry Kirkpatrick at the University of Arkansas Southwest Research and Extension Center here.

Updated Jun 25, 2014 at 11:05 AM

Arkansas Gov. Mike Beebe on Tuesday called lawmakers back to the Capitol to address a looming increase in teacher insurance premiums and prison overcrowding, two issues that are expected to linger despite the short-term fixes.

Posted Jun 21, 2014 at 12:01 AM

Diana Navarro loves to code, and she's not afraid to admit it. But the 18-year-old Rutgers University computer science major knows she's an anomaly: Writing software to run computer programs in 2014 is — more than ever — a man's world.

Updated Jun 20, 2014 at 10:38 AM

With May having been National Drug Court Month, the Hempstead/Nevada Drug Court Program has been busy with several projects celebrating the event.

Updated Jun 18, 2014 at 11:35 AM

The Hope Public School Board went through the agenda and approved most of the items on the table on Monday evening.

Updated Jun 18, 2014 at 8:36 AM

The University of Arkansas Community College at Hope celebrates the near completion of it's third year of the Southwest Arkansas College Preparatory Academy.

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