The Center for Business and Professional Development at the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith is awarded several hundred thousand dollars to provide workforce training for veterans and long-term unemployed residents of the Fort Smith area. Plus, the city of Fayetteville this week pushed back the groundbreaking date for the downtown parking deck project.
“Racial Cleansing in Arkansas, 1883 to 1924” is a newly published monograph by Guy Lancaster, editor of the Encyclopedia of Arkansas History and Culture. As Jacqueline Froelich reports, the author examines several dozen incidents of race violence that took place in Arkansas, through the lens of politics, land, labor and criminality.
MUSIC: "Ain't No Sunshine" by Buddy Guy featuring Tracy Chapman