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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas Court of AppealsHixson, and Murphy, JJ., agree. Gladwin, Glover, Vaught, and Brown, JJ., dissen
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
Hixson, and Murphy, JJ., agree. Gladwin, Glover, Vaught, and Brown, JJ., dissent. CV-17-508. Elizabeth S. Barnes v. Arkansas Department of Human Services and Minor Child, from Independence County Circuit Court. Affirmed; motion to withdraw... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Parents plead innocent in deathGordon sole custody and granting "liberal and reasonable supervised" visitation
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Gordon sole custody and granting "liberal and reasonable supervised" visitation to Butler. Amy Webb, a spokesman for the Arkansas Department of Human Services, said she could not comment on the individual case but directed the Arkansas... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Illness, 4 walls closing in on Searcy womanthe guidelines outlined by the program. "We don't just blanket not cover illne
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
the guidelines outlined by the program. "We don't just blanket not cover illnesses," said Amy Webb, a spokesman for the Arkansas Department of Human Services. Valerie Slee, vice chairman of the Mastocytosis Society, a nonprofit that researches... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Most of Josh Duggar's suit dismissedSpringdale and Washington County defendants," the judge wrote. The only defend
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Springdale and Washington County defendants," the judge wrote. The only defendant left in Josh Duggar's lawsuit is the Arkansas Department of Human Services, which has never been served with the lawsuit. The four sisters are Jill Dillard,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man abandoned toddler as he fled Arkansas authorities, police sayarrested the 24-year-old at a nearby apartment complex, police said. The toddl
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
arrested the 24-year-old at a nearby apartment complex, police said. The toddler was placed into the custody of the Arkansas Department of Human Services after authorities tried locating a relative. Brooks remained at the Miller County jail... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Defendants in Duggars' case appealfrom disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act any information created, c
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
from disclosure under the Freedom of Information Act any information created, collected or compiled by or on behalf of the Arkansas Department of Human Services, Arkansas State Police or other entities authorized to perform investigations or... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
White Cane Safety Day Event Planned Oct. 13White Cane Safety Day observance event will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Friday,
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 8 days ago
White Cane Safety Day observance event will take place at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 13. The event is organized by the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS), the Division of Services for the Blind (DSB), along with other blindness groups.... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
3 adults arrested after teen says he was 'jumped'teen involved in the attack was charged with third-degree battery. He was relea
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 9 days ago
teen involved in the attack was charged with third-degree battery. He was released to another family member after the Arkansas Department of Human Services was contacted about the incident. Watch Region 8 News On Demand: On your Desktop | On... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
3 adults arrested after teen says he was 'jumped'teen involved in the attack was charged with third-degree battery. He was relea
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 9 days ago
teen involved in the attack was charged with third-degree battery. He was released to another family member after the Arkansas Department of Human Services was contacted about the incident. Watch Region 8 News On Demand: On your Desktop | On... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
14th guilty plea entered in meal fraudacting U.S. Attorney Patrick Harris. Through 44 claims, Elbert Harris received
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
acting U.S. Attorney Patrick Harris. Through 44 claims, Elbert Harris received $1,390,961.05 in federal funds through the Arkansas Department of Human Services, which administers the USDA-funded program in Arkansas, Harris said. All of the funds... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Man Pleads Guilty to Stealing More than $1 Million From Child Feeding ProgramProgram, which includes an at-risk, after school component. In Arkansas, the fe
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
Program, which includes an at-risk, after school component. In Arkansas, the feeding programs are administered by the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS). Sponsors who want to participate in the feeding programs must submit an... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas Court of AppealsCounty Circuit Court, 15th Division. Rebriefing ordered. Whiteaker and Brown, J
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
County Circuit Court, 15th Division. Rebriefing ordered. Whiteaker and Brown, JJ., agree. CV-17-251. Francesca Mercado v. Arkansas Department of Human Services and Minor Child, from Sebastian County Circuit Court, Fort Smith District. Affirmed;... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Arkansas sees increase in Medicaid spendingBut despite the surge in overall cost, Arkansas spent about $5 million below wh
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 16 days ago
But despite the surge in overall cost, Arkansas spent about $5 million below what the state had projected. Data from the Arkansas Department of Human Services shows the state paid more than $38 million of the overall cost, which came to $1.9... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Breaking the cyclein strengthening families, and create improved outcomes for all of our children
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
in strengthening families, and create improved outcomes for all of our children. What will you do? Mischa Martin is director of the Division of Children and Family Services at the Arkansas Department of Human Services. Editorial on 1... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Sweet treats & trolley rides; sibling duo dreams of forever familyof December. Also, thanks to Loblolly Creamery for the sweet frozen treats. If
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 20 days ago
of December. Also, thanks to Loblolly Creamery for the sweet frozen treats. If you'd like more information about Cody or Julia, or any child in state foster care, click here to go to the Arkansas Department of Human Services website. © 2017 KTH... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Murder Trial Underway For Springdale Man Linked To Missouri Double-Homicidethen kidnapped his daughter and fled to a relative’s house in Springdale. The g
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 20 days ago
then kidnapped his daughter and fled to a relative’s house in Springdale. The girl was found unharmed and handed over to Arkansas Department of Human Services officials. Brace succumbed to her injuries on scene while her grandfather died later... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas Court of Appealscan be found on the Internet at courts.state.ar.us. PROCEEDINGS OF SEPT. 27, 2
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
can be found on the Internet at courts.state.ar.us. PROCEEDINGS OF SEPT. 27, 2017 CV-17-356. Erik Steven Canada v. Arkansas Department of Human Services and Minor Children, from Benton County Circuit Court. Affirmed. Whiteaker and Brown,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
USDA program ousts PB pantrythat it had zero inventory, resulting in more food being shipped to it, accordi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 23 days ago
that it had zero inventory, resulting in more food being shipped to it, according to a USDA food-loss report filed with the Arkansas Department of Human Services. Food was "stacked to the ceiling," according to the report, citing an inspection done... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Term 34 months for 11th fraudster in food program55 audits and investigations in 23 states -- identifying case after case of the
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
55 audits and investigations in 23 states -- identifying case after case of the intentional misuse of federal funds." The Arkansas Department of Human Services was recently admonished by Arkansas Legislative Audit for failing to develop internal... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Man claiming to be DHS agent arrested in undercover investigationin close proximity during the drug transaction." Roberts identified himself to
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 27 days ago
in close proximity during the drug transaction." Roberts identified himself to officers as a special investigator with the Arkansas Department of Human Services. He was arrested on the following charges: Watch Region 8 News On Demand: On your... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas woman arrested after 3 children under age 3 left inside hot vehicle, police sayto the Craighead County jail, where she remained as of Wednesday afternoon, acc
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
to the Craighead County jail, where she remained as of Wednesday afternoon, according to an online inmate roster. The Arkansas Department of Human Services’ Division of Children and Family Services took custody of the three children,... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Local Baptist Churches Helping With Foster Care Crisis In The River Valleysign of slowing down. A total of 50 First Baptist Churches in the River Valley
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 28 days ago
sign of slowing down. A total of 50 First Baptist Churches in the River Valley have teamed up with organizations and the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) to help with the foster care crisis in Arkansas. The goal is to have families... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Sign Up Now: Day of Service Honoring Little Rock NineLITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Victory Over Violence campaign in partnership with the
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted a month ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. -- The Victory Over Violence campaign in partnership with the Arkansas Department of Human Services is hosting a Day of Service to honor the Little Rock Nine on Saturday, September 23. This will be an opportunity to give back to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Summer meals for kids sorting out bad applesreviewing comments," Isa said. "At this point, we do not yet have a time frame
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
reviewing comments," Isa said. "At this point, we do not yet have a time frame for further action." STATE CHANGES The Arkansas Department of Human Services failed to develop internal controls, was behind in performing compliance reviews, did... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
DHS Partners with Victory Over Violence Campaign to Share Volunteer OpportunitiesLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News Release) -- The Arkansas Department of Human Services (
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 1 months ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News Release) -- The Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) Office of Communications and Community Engagement is partnering with the Victory Over Violence campaign and Congressman French Hill to promote ways people can support... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Medicaid expansion rolls rise in Augustenrolled in the state's expanded Medicaid program in August, raising the total
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
enrolled in the state's expanded Medicaid program in August, raising the total number covered to almost 309,000, the Arkansas Department of Human Services reported Friday. Those enrolled as of Aug. 31 in Arkansas Works, as the expanded part... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State agency says more than 26,000 Arkansas Medicaid recipients' information breachedLITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Department of Human Services says personal and healt
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Department of Human Services says personal and health information of more than 26,000 Medicaid recipients has been breached. DHS said Friday that the information includes Social Security numbers and Medicaid identification... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
DHS identifies info breach for thousands of Medicaid beneficiariesThe Arkansas Department of Human Services announced an information breach for t
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 1 months ago
The Arkansas Department of Human Services announced an information breach for thousands of Medicaid beneficiaries. According to DHS, "spreadsheets with personal and health information for some Medicaid beneficiaries were emailed to an employee’s... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
DHS identifies info breach for thousands of Medicaid beneficiariesThe Arkansas Department of Human Services announced an information breach for t
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 1 months ago
The Arkansas Department of Human Services announced an information breach for thousands of Medicaid beneficiaries. According to DHS, "spreadsheets with personal and health information for some Medicaid beneficiaries were emailed to an employee’s... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Arkansas Info Breach for 26K on MedicaidLITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) - The Arkansas Department of Human Services (D
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 1 months ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) - The Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) has determined that spreadsheets with personal and health information for some Medicaid beneficiaries were emailed to an employee’s home email address, constituting a... Read more
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Arkansas Business
DHS, Dinged for Payment Problems, Will Repay $3M to FedsThe Arkansas Department of Human Services has agreed to repay about $3 million
Arkansas Business / Posted 1 months ago
The Arkansas Department of Human Services has agreed to repay about $3 million to the federal government after an audit found widespread problems with a specific type of Medicaid payment made to providers as part of the Affordable Care Act. The ACA,... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
DHS Reorganizing into New Office of Security,Compliance and IntegrityLITTLE ROCK, Ark. ( News release)- The Arkansas Department of Human Services (D
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 1 months ago
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. ( News release)- The Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) announced Thursday it will re-organize several units into a new Office of Security, Compliance and Integrity as part of an effort to strengthen the agency’s internal... Read more

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