Governor Asa Hutchinson Honors Fallen Service Members; Issues Statement and Video on Memorial Day

LITTLE ROCK – Governor Asa Hutchinson today issued a statement honoring fallen military service members in observance of Memorial Day.    “When I reflect on those who have served our nation, I remember my uncle who served in the U.S. Army during WWI; my dad who served in the U.S. Navy during WWII; … [Read more...]

U.S. Senator Tom Cotton Statement on Memorial Day

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) today released the following statement on Memorial Day: “Today is a solemn day of commemoration. It’s the day when we remember all the men and women in uniform who laid down their lives in service to our country—those American heroes who … [Read more...]

Happy Memorial Day as We Remember

Happy Memorial Day as We Remember with a Patriotic song each hour from Timeless 106.1 KFFB … [Read more...]

No Trash Service for Fairfield Bay on May 29th

There will be no trash service on Monday, May 29, 2017. Both Monday’s & Tuesday’s routes will be picked up on Tuesday, May 30th. Have a safe and healthy holiday. This Memorial Day remember those servicemen and women who gave all. … [Read more...]

Arkansas Drivers Reminded to use IDriveArkansas.com for Memorial Day Holiday Travel Information

The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) reminds drivers to “know before you go” and visit IDriveArkansas.com before traveling this Memorial Day holiday weekend. To help motorists find ways around accidents and work zone backups on Interstates, AHTD has an Alternate Routes … [Read more...]

Improvements to U.S. Highway 67 Requires Frontage Road Lane Closures in Pulaski and Lonoke Counties

Construction work on U.S. Highway 67 frontage road T.P. White Drive and John Harden Drive in Pulaski and Lonoke Counties requires intermittent lane closures. This project (Job CA0605) is part of AHTD’s Connecting Arkansas Program and includes widening 4.6 miles of U.S. Highway 67 from Vandenberg … [Read more...]

Boozman Convenes First Hearing as Homeland Security Appropriations Subcommittee Chair Secretary Kelly comes before subcommittee to answer questions about department’s budget request

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) led an examination of the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Fiscal Year 2018 budget request in an effort to ensure Americans are safe from threats during his first hearing as Chairman of the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Homeland Security. The … [Read more...]

Boozman Highlights WWII Veteran in ‘Salute to Veterans’

U.S. Senator John Boozman recognized the service and sacrifice of veteran Frederick Beck in ‘Salute to Veterans,’ a series recognizing the military service of Arkansans. Beck, the second oldest of nine children, grew up on a family farm in Morrilton. When he was 18-years-old he was allowed to … [Read more...]

Boozman Leads Efforts to Provide Veterans with Advanced Technology Training

U.S. Senators John Boozman (R-AR), Dean Heller (R-NV), Jim Risch (R-ID) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) introduced legislation to expand and strengthen a successful Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) pilot program covering the costs for non-traditional technology education programs. The Veteran … [Read more...]

Boozman Recognizes the Positive Influence of Arkansas Drug Courts on Senate Floor

In recognition of National Drug Court Month, U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) spoke on the Senate floor in support of drug treatment courts and how their success in Arkansas changes lives, heals families and saves money. “We have nearly 90 specialty courts in Arkansas that are providing … [Read more...]