Hello! Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up in Arkansas. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Little Rock bureau aparkansas@ap.org or 1-800-715-7291.

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DALLAS — Authorities in North Texas have released a video showing an off-duty white police officer being booked into jail after she was arrested in the slaying of a black neighbor in his apartment. Amber Guyger was arrested in the shooting death Botham Jean, a graduate of Harding University in Searcy. By Ryan Tarinelli. 500 words.



LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Arkansas' attorney general is considering a request to sue a private Christian college to reclaim at least $600,000 of kickback-tainted grants the college received from state funds. 250 words.


TIMBER MILL-ARKANSAS — The Arkansas Economic Development Commission has approved a bond guarantee for a Texas investing group to reopen a timber mill in southwest Arkansas which is expected to create about 60 jobs.

PINE BLUFF SCHOOLS — The Arkansas Board of Education has unanimously voted for the state to take control of the Pine Bluff School District after declaring it fiscally distressed and unlikely to have enough money to operate by the end of the school year.



FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — The honeymoon didn't last long at Arkansas for first-year coach Chad Morris. After a fourth-quarter collapse in a loss at Colorado State, the game against North Texas on Saturday has suddenly turned into an early test of both the Arkansas and Morris' resolve. By Kurt Voigt. 600 words.


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