Arkansas Lifts Same-Sex Marriage Ban

(CNN) — Crowds formed early Monday morning outside of the Arkansas courthouse as eager couples lined up to get married. Arkansas’ ban on same-sex marriage was overturned Friday. A State judge declared the voter-approved measure unconstitutional. Same-sex couples were cleared to get married immediately. Some waited in long lines for marriage licenses on Saturday, but … Continue reading »

President Obama Views Tornado Damage

VILONIA, Ark. — President Barak Obama visited Arkansas Wednesday to view firsthand the damage left behind by a deadly tornado last month in Vilonia. Fifteen people died in this natural disaster when the EF Four twister touched down with powerful winds. The President praised the town for braving the storm and having the courage to … Continue reading »