TOP STORY >> Every child can eat free during summer

The Arkansas Hunger Relief Alliance kicked off its summer- meal program for children on Tuesday at Warren Dupree Elementary School. The program serves free breakfast and lunches during the summer for children ages 6 weeks to 18 years old. Students were given apples and pencils. They learned where meals will be served when school is out for summer. To find […]

TOP STORY >> Students stock up prizes

By RICK KRON Leader staff writer The top student stock market teams from around the state, including Jacksonville and Beebe, gathered recently at Verizon Arena in North Little Rock to be honored for their prowess at making money. But the event saluting the top 1.5 percent of the 8,000 participants had a more somber than celebratory aura about it as […]

TOP STORY >> Airmen’s body to come home

The body of an Arkansas airman, who died in a plane crash nearly 65 years ago in Alaska, will be returned here Friday with full military honors. Little Rock Air Force Base officials will receive the remains of Staff Sgt. Robert Dale Van Fossen at the Bill and Hillary Clinton National Airport. Van Fossen, a graduate of the Greenbrier High […]