El Dorado News

August 04, 2015
El Dorado News Times

Police Log

On Monday, a Union County Sheriff’s Office deputy was dispatched to Hickory Street in reference to a vehicle being shot.

Task force buys governor time

Gov. Asa Hutchinson said he wanted his Common Core task force to come up with an “Arkansas solution” as it waded into the debate over standards that have come under fire from many conservatives. Instead ...

The epitome of grace

After 10 years of practicing, Amy Tolbert, 13, danced her way into New York City’s prestigious Joffrey Ballet School’s intensive summer program. Amy, who is a student at Barton Junior High School and a cheerleader, enjoys dancing more than anything.

Business People, 8-3-15

Jena Compton will join Simmons First National Corp. in September as executive vice president-chief people officer and assistant general counsel. Compton has served since November 2012 as the senior vice president for human resources for Acxiom Corp. in Little Rock. She joined Acxiom in 2000 as a staff attorney.