Community groups rally at the State Capitol to block Arkansas redistricting bill from becoming law

Senate Bill 743 and House Bill 1982 splits 21,000 African American residents in Pulaski County into three congressional districts BCN Executive Editor Wesley Brown – Oct. 16, 2021 — After Gov.…

New 2020 Census data shows Little Rock first Arkansas city to top 200,000; Mayor Scott highlights growth and diversity

Little Rock Mayor Frank Scott Jr. speaks at the ground-breaking ceremony for BancorpSouth’s new insurance and banking center in west Little Rock. During the event, Scott first revealed that Little…

Attorney Alicia Walton looks to make history as Pulaski County's first Black and female chief prosecutor

BCN Staff – July 26, 2021 — North Little Rock attorney Alicia Walton is looking to make history as the first Black lawyer and woman to serve as prosecuting attorney…