New school year, new superintendent: Kurrus creates functional, organized LRSD

On May 6, Baker Kurrus officially became the new superintendent of what he called a “dysfunctional organization,” the Little Rock School District (LRSD). 

by Ethan Dial/Executive Editor

“I came into an organization that was dysfunctional. It didn’t work very well; [there was] a lot of confusion from an organizational management standpoint,” Kurrus said.

Hillary Clinton visits Philander Smith College; students listen to her speak

On September 21, Hillary Clinton visited Philander Smith College. The Democratic Presidential Candidate spoke to community members about plans for her potential presidency, the importance of young people’s votes, and her love for Arkansas. After speaking, she met with supporters, greeting fans, taking selfies, and shaking hands.