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Leaving Las Vegas: Fallen Nevada political star becomes LR deputy city attorney

Lynette Boggs-Perez was a rising political star in Las Vegas before a video from a private investigator and an "infamous pink bathrobe" became her undoing. Now, she's Little Rock's chief deputy city attorney and a candidate for city manager.
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Mayor Scott's tax plan might be a winner

Questions still need to be answered, but this proposal is on the right track.

Scott's tax proposal calls for indoor, outdoor sports complexes

Mayor Frank Scott's proposal would raise the city sales tax by 1% with a portion sunsetting after 10 years.

Little Rock sales tax proposal community meetings kick off Thursday night

Mayor Frank Scott Jr. said the "Results for the Rock" proposal will focus on "the four P's": public safety, public infrastructure, parks and recreation and the Port of Little Rock.

Little Rock notable Charles Blake goes to work for Southern Bancorp

The former state legislator and chief of staff for the mayor will plan and oversee Southern Bancorp's business development and community outreach projects in and around Little Rock.
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UPDATE: Mayor Frank Scott taps Health Helton to be Little Rock police chief

Mayor names acting Police Chief Heath Helton as the permanent chief,

Mayor ordered to explain why phone records have not been produced

Contempt hearing set for the mayor.

The rest of the story on the contract that Mayor Frank Scott tried to keep secret

A city director says a small but controversial contract could have turned into something much bigger of voter hadn't killed the mayor's sales tax increase.

Steve Landers campaign once paid key player in independent attack on Frank Scott

The prosecutor enters the FOI fray at Little Rock City Hall

The document plot thickens with interest from the prosecutor.

‘It is frustrating.’ Little Rock on track to break a homicide record

With two months left until the end of 2022, the homicide count in Little Rock matches the 1993 homicide record at 70 deaths, according to the Little Rock Police Department. 

LR mayor race: Armed Landers supporters, unarmed Scott supporters locked horns at polls, Henderson said

"A couple of them had concealed guns on their hips but were pressing their shirts up against their sides to show their guns," Henderson said. Landers is skeptical.