Aggregated Arkansas News Articles
- Bank OZK profit plummets on CRE-related charge-offs
The Arkansas company, which has faced criticism over its concentration in commercial real estate, charged off nearly $46 million tied to a pair of properties in the Carolinas.
American Banker. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 21:17:50 GMT.
- Arkansas shelter: Dogs injured after break-in for dogfight
HELENA-WEST HELENA, Ark. (AP) - An eastern Arkansas animal shelter says people have broken in to use dogs there for dogfighting for the second time in ...
Daily Mail. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 21:42:00 +0100.
- Little Rock to end curbside glass recycling service
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - Arkansas' largest city is preparing to phase out curbside glass recycling, joining most of the state's cities of 40,000 or more people in not offering the service. ...
Emily Walkenhorst. Washington Times. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 01:01:00 -0400.
- College football notebook: Arkansas quarterback Storey to miss game
Arkansas quarterback Ty Storey will miss Saturday's game against Tulsa as he continues to recover from a head injury suffered last weekend in a 37-33 loss to Ole Miss, according to multiple reports on Friday.
Reuters. Sat, 20 Oct 2018 01:24:45 -0400.
- The Latest: 'Lynching' ad draws ethics complaint from GOP
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) - The Latest on a radio ad that suggests white Democrats will lynch African-Americans if they win in midterm elections next month (all times local): 12:30 p.m. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:34:43 -0400.
- Radio ad in Arkansas suggests 'lynching' if Democrats win
A Republican congressman in central Arkansas and his challenger on Thursday condemned a political action committee's radio ad that suggests white Democrats will lynch black Americans if they win the midterm election next month.
Yahoo. Thu, 18 Oct 2018 20:06:14 -0400.
- Rare Polio-Like Illness Causing Paralysis Confirmed in Texas
Health officials in Arkansas and Oklahoma say a rare illness that's being compared to polio may have reached the states as it spreads across the U.S. Photo Credit: NBC Connecticut.
NBC. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 15:23:32 -0500.
- Oklahoma, Arkansas officials investigate polio-like illness
Health officials in Arkansas and Oklahoma say a rare illness that's being compared to polio may have reached the states as it spreads across the U.S.
News 9. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 13:22:00 EDT.
- Arkansas drops 4,100 more from Medicaid over work rule
Arkansas has nearly doubled the number of people removed from its expanded Medicaid program over a new work requirement that's the subject of a federal lawsuit
ABC News. Mon, 15 Oct 2018 19:06:58 -0400.
- Body of missing Oklahoma man found in Arkansas River
The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says the body of a missing Oklahoma man has been found in the Arkansas River.
News 9. Sat, 13 Oct 2018 15:37:00 EDT.
Arkansas Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Arkansas as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||2,988,248||0.35|
|July 1, 2015||2,977,853||0.37|
|July 1, 2014||2,966,912||0.28|
|July 1, 2013||2,958,663||0.27|
|July 1, 2012||2,950,685||0.38|
|July 1, 2011||2,939,493||0.60|
|July 1, 2010||2,921,995|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Arkansas was 2,915,918.
In 2008, the estimated population of Arkansas was 2,855,390, whereas
in 2006, the population of Arkansas was about 2,804,199.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Arkansas' demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Arkansas
web page. For maps of Arkansas,
visit this Arkansas Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Little Rock, Arkansas.
Arkansas newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
website links are listed on this page.
More information about Arkansas
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