El Dorado News

February 01, 2015
El Dorado News Times

BREAKING NEWS: Local Digest, 2-1-15

In the kitchen? There’s an app for that!

A few years ago, former video game executive Kevin Yu was cooking for a girlfriend on Valentine’s Day when he discovered he’d forgotten the mushrooms for the mushroom soup. But that was just the start. ...

NYC mayor says he has moved past police crisis

NEW YORK (AP) — Weeks removed from an open revolt from his own police force that had officers turning their backs on him, Mayor Bill de Blasio now declares he has moved past the rift, striking a tenuous truce with a strategy to stay above the fray and public opinion that eventually soured on the cops’ behavior.

Smackover's Jones confirms offer from Alabama

Smackover’s Jordan Jones received plenty of special attention Friday. Earlier in the day, the 6-3 receiver was paid a visit by Arkansas football coach Bret Bielema. Later in the afternoon, once the Razorbacks’ coach departed Smackover, Jones was contacted by Alabama coach Nick Saban who offered the junior a scholarship to play for the Crimson Tide.