Daily Journal masthead
follow in feedlyrss feed
Stories with organization: Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department
  • Butterfly food: Residents urged to grow milkweed 
    Updated: Nov-22-15 1:31 pm

    CONWAY, Arkansas - Conservationists are working with wildlife lovers, gardeners, schools, farmers, cities and even highway representatives to make the annual journey of one small migrant more welcoming.

  • Arkansas panel: Look at tax hikes, revenue shifts for roads 
    Updated: Nov-19-15 7:10 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A task force on Thursday recommended several options for boosting money for Arkansas roads, including tapping into car sales tax revenue and raising fuel taxes, but stopped short of endorsing a specific plan to address a highway funding shortfall.

  • 6 migrant farmworkers killed as bus hits bridge in Arkansas story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Nov-06-15 11:53 pm

    LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - A bus ferrying migrant farmworkers from Michigan to Texas ran off a highway and hit an overpass in Arkansas on Friday, ripping off the roof and ejecting passengers onto the interstate. Six people were killed and six injured; the driver survived.