Senator John Boozman Delivers Critical Relief for Arkansas Workers, Families and Small Businesses CARES Act Passes Senate, Advances to House

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) expressed optimism that the Coronavirus Aid Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act—historic legislation to help stabilize the economy and provide relief to Americans struggling in the wake of economic challenges due to the coronavirus outbreak—will give Arkansans … [Read more...]

Open Mic with Pastor Mark Palenske 1st Assembly of God in Greers Ferry Arkansas, Talking COVID-19 with Bob Connell

The interview program hosted by Timeless 106.1 KFFB’s General Manager Bob Connell featured Pastor Mark Palenske 1st Assembly of God in Greers Ferry Arkansas, Talking COVID-19 how it affected his family, church and community. Their Church Congregation has had over 40 members affected by the COVID-19 … [Read more...]

Senator John Boozman Statement on Passage of CARES Act

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) released the following statement after voting in support of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act: “The coronavirus is overwhelming our healthcare system and is inflicting a dramatic financial toll on American workers, families and small … [Read more...]

Governor Asa Hutchinson Issues Call for Special Legislative Session of the 92nd General Assembly

Governor Asa Hutchinson today issued the official call to legislators for an Extraordinary Session of the 92nd General Assembly to convene at 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 26, 2020. The official proclamation can be found HERE. “I have called this special session of the General Assembly to ask … [Read more...]

Methodist Family Health Asks Arkansans to Send Notes, Letters or Cards to Children in Residential Programs

As a way to bring some joy to the Arkansas children in its residential programs, Methodist Family Health is asking the community to send notes, letters or cards to the children and families in their residential programs. “Do you remember getting a letter in the mail that was all yours?” asked … [Read more...]

Senator John Boozman Urges Senate Passage of CARES Act “We Can’t Afford to Wait”

U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) urged Senate members to work together to pass emergency legislation to deliver relief for American workers, families and small businesses financially challenged due to the coronavirus outbreak. The Senate is considering its phase three plan, the Coronavirus Aid, … [Read more...]

Governor Asa Hutchinson and Secretary Smith Confirm 62 New Cases of COVID-19 for a Total of 280 Confirmed Cases in Arkansas as of 1:30 pm as of March 25, 2020

Governor Asa Hutchinson and Secretary Smith Confirm 62 New Cases of COVID-19 for a Total of 280 Confirmed Cases in Arkansas as of 1:30 pm as of March 25, 2020. At the time of this press Conference the total was 280, it breaks out as 13 children under the age of 18, 94 at the age over 65, and 173 … [Read more...]

Governor Asa Hutchinson and Secretary Smith Confirm 9 New Cases of COVID-19 for a Total of 174 Confirmed Cases in Arkansas as of 2:30 pm as of March 23, 2020

Governor Asa Hutchinson and Secretary Smith Confirm 9 New Cases of COVID-19 for a Total of 174 Confirmed Cases in Arkansas as of 2:30 pm as of March 23, 2020, At today's total are 174, it breaks out as 10 children age under 18, 63 age over 65, and 101 adults 19-64 (60% are women, 40% are men) and 9 … [Read more...]

Governor Asa Hutchinson and Secretary Smith Confirm 47 New Cases for a Total of 165 Confirmed Cases in Arkansas as of 1:30 pm as of March 22, 2020

Governor Asa Hutchinson and Secretary Dr. Nathaniel Smith Confirm 47 New Cases for a Total of 165 Confirmed Cases in Arkansas as of 1:30 pm as of March 21, 2020. Today's total as of 1:30 pm as of March 22, 2020, is 165, it breaks out as 10 children, 62 over 65, 93 age 19-64, and 19 in … [Read more...]

Department Of Parks, Heritage, & Tourism Announces Additional Closures

Stacy Hurst, secretary of the Arkansas Department of Parks, Heritage, and Tourism (ADPHT), today announced that to ensure the safety of guests and employees during the COVID-19 public health emergency, ADPHT is closing the lodges at four of its state parks, effective at 8 a.m. Monday, March 23, … [Read more...]