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    Arkansas Gaming Statistics:

    Number of casinos: 5
    Number of slot machines: 5250
    Number of tables: 148
    Number of horse tracks: 1

    Gambling facilities in Arkansas:

    Saracen Casino Resort - Pine Bluff, AR
    River Valley Casino - Russellville, AR - 2100 gaming machines
    Southland Casino Racing - West Memphis, AR - (800) 467-6182 - 2000 gaming machines
    Oaklawn Racing Casino & Resort - Hot Springs, AR - (501) 623-4411 - 1150 gaming machines
    Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Arkansas - Russellville, AR

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    Father’s Day Gift Turns Into $200,000 Lottery Prize For Arkansas Man  KFSM 5Newsonline

    MENA, Ark. (KFSM) — One lucky dad turned his Father's Day gift into a $200000 lottery prize. Lori Goodner of Mena gave her husband, Dwight, $20 for Father's ...

    Arkansas lottery scholarship on track for a record breaking year  THV11.com KTHV

    In the last decade, The Arkansas Scholarship Lottery has helped fund more than half a million scholarships worth more than $965 million.

    With 10 year anniversary approaching, Arkansas Scholarship Lottery nears $1 billion mark  talkbusiness.net

    Lottery director Bishop Woosley has been a part of the executive team for the nearly 10 years of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery, a public policy initiative ...

    Arkansas Lottery's Natural State Jackpot hits record for Tuesday drawing  KATV

    The Arkansas Scholarship Lottery's Natural State Jackpot game has reached an all-time record high of $430000 for Tuesday night's drawing. In addition to NSJ's ...

    High jackpots help lottery's May revenue  Arkansas Online

    The Arkansas lottery's revenue for draw games, including Powerball and Mega Millions, surged in May over a year ago as scratch-off ticket revenue slipped ...

    Arkansas woman wins lottery with ticket she was given by mistake  40/29tv Fort Smith/Fayetteville

    An Arkansas woman won $430,000 from a lottery ticket that was printed by mistake. Rebecca Black of Greenbrier bought five Natural State Jackpot tickets at the ...

    Powerball stands at $92 million for Wednesday, five $300 winners in Arkansas  Magnoliareporter

    There was no grand prize winner drawn Saturday night in the national Powerball lottery.

    Milestone for Arkansas Lottery  kuaf.com

    The latest edition of the Northwest Arkansas Business Journal includes a conversation with Bishop Woosley, the director of the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery.

    Arkansas Powerball ticket worth $100,000 | Regional News  Magnoliareporter

    No grand prize ticket was sold during Wednesday's Powerball lottery, but there was a $100000 winner in Arkansas.

    Colleges know it's all about NBA Draft  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

    While the NBA Draft commences tonight in Brooklyn, we examine the question of which sport currently has more influence over the other, the pro game over the ...

    Hot Springs store employee arrested in theft of lottery tickets  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

    HOT SPRINGS - A convenience store employee was arrested Tuesday on charges of felony lottery fraud stemming from allegations that he stole lottery tickets ...

    Grant program short on takers  Arkansas Online

    State lawmakers hope that boosting the money available to the Department of Higher Education to market the 2-year-old Arkansas Future Grant program will ...

    Arkansas Basketball: 2019 NBA Draft profile of big man Daniel Gafford  FanSided

    Arkansas Basketball forward Daniel Gafford hopes to be the first Razorback selected in the 1st round of the NBA Draft since Bobby Portis in 2015. Here is a look ...

    Arkansas may be home to the White River Monster  40/29tv Fort Smith/Fayetteville

    Sightings of the "White River Monster" go back more than a century.

    Columbia County residents buy $384731 in state lottery tickets during May  Magnoliareporter

    Columbia County had $384731 in lottery ticket sales in May with winnings of $226488 awarded, according to a report released June 10 by the Arkansas ...

    Powerball rolls over to $66 million, four Arkansas tickets worth $400  Magnoliareporter

    There was no grand prize winner drawn Saturday night in the national Powerball lottery.

    Hot Springs man who pistol-whipped wife sentenced to six years  Arkansas Online

    A Hot Springs man who pistol-whipped his wife in 2017 after she caught him with another woman was sentenced to six years in prison Monday after pleading ...

    HawgBeat - Where will Daniel Gafford land in the 2019 NBA Draft?  Rivals.com

    For the first time in four years, the NBA Draft arrives with an Arkansas player having a legitimate chance to be among the 60 picks. If the mock drafts hold true, ...

    Rafters expect ‘world-class’ flows on the Arkansas River  Canon City Daily Record

    Starting around mid-June, rafters journeying down the Arkansas River likely will experience abundant flows, thanks to some exceptional statewide snowpack ...

    Pelicans aiming to to pick Duke star  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

    Now that six-time All-Star Anthony Davis' trade request has been honored, it's time for the New Orleans Pelicans to start a new era by drafting the next face of the ...

    Other days  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

    100 years ago. June 6, 1919. • Russellville, June 5 -- All the stores, banks, offices and other places of business in Russellville will be closed tomorrow and the ...

    7.0K Hawks Should the Hawks consider Daniel Gafford with one of their lottery picks?  sportstalkatl.com

    In most mock drafts, Daniel Gafford is a prospect falling somewhere in the 15-30 range. But mocks rarely project how the draft will pan out come June 20th, and I ...

    California Powerball ticket wins $530 million, two Arkansas tickets earn $1500  Magnoliareporter

    A single ticket sold in California won Friday's Mega Millions jackpot of $530 million.

    Powerball lottery jackpot tops $300 million | Regional News  Magnoliareporter

    No grand prize ticket was sold during Wednesday's Powerball lottery.

    Petitioners urge Arkansas casino caution, ask state panel to slow rule-setting process  Arkansas Online

    A Little Rock attorney and two faith-based leaders petitioned the state Racing Commission in a joint effort Friday to slow down the process of adopting rules ...

    Hogs basketball coach flexes some recruiting muscle  WholeHogSports

    Arkansas basketball coach Eric Musselman talks about his new team during the State of the Hog event on Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at Verizon Arena in North ...

    Governor calls for renewed effort assessing levees in state  NWAOnline

    LITTLE ROCK -- Flooding has caused more than $100 million in damage to infrastructure in Arkansas, according to the governor's request for federal relief.

    Casino measure wins Arkansas voters' support  Arkansas Online

    Arkansas voters on Tuesday approved a constitutional amendment to allow the state to issue licenses for four full-fledged casinos.

    Arkansas Update: One Of The Worst Sports Betting Bills Of 2019 Has Died  US Bets

    A bill that would have given the sports leagues a whopping 1% of the sports betting handle in Arkansas has died for the year.

    Arkansas lottery jackpots, proceeds for scholarships continue growing  KATV

    LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — According to a press release, the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery's three major draw game jackpots continue to grow. Powerball stands at ...

    Sides square off on Arkansas casinos issue  Arkansas Online

    For the first time in 18 years, Arkansans are casting ballots on a proposed constitutional amendment that would authorize full-fledged casinos in the state.

    Powerball jackpot tops $100 million level for Saturday | Regional News  Magnoliareporter

    There was no grand prize winner drawn Wednesday night in the national Powerball lottery.

    Arkansas Lottery raises more than $7.8 million for scholarships in January  KATV

    Arkansas Scholarship Lottery (ASL) is on track for a record fiscal year by ending January with net proceeds toscholarships exceeding $7. 8 million, more than $1 ...

    Don't bet on it: Impact in Arkansas of legalized sports gambling unclear  talkbusiness.net

    Southeastern Conference football has become increasingly like the NFL in the past couple decades. But there remain significant differences — not least of which ...

    Arkansas House backs keeping some lottery winners’ ID secret  WREG NewsChannel 3

    The Arkansas House has approved legislation to allow some lottery winners to ask the state to keep their identities secret.

    Problem Gambling Awareness Month announced by Arkansas lottery  KARK

    It's designed to help raise awareness of the prevention, treatment and recovery services available for those adversely affected by gambling.

    Arkansas bill to keep lottery winner names secret fails  WREG NewsChannel 3

    An effort to keep the identities of some lottery winners secret has failed in the Arkansas House.

    Arkansas Scholarship Lottery reports revenue increase  Arkansas Online

    Arkansas Scholarship Lottery's total revenue and the amount raised for scholarships increased in April over year-ago figures as the lottery's scratch-off and draw ...

    Arkansas Scholarship Lottery offers to pay taxes on new scratch-off prizes  KATV

    LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — On Tuesday, the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery launched four new scratch-off tickets that will not require the winner to pay taxes on their ...

    Arkansas couple didn't initially believe $75,000 lottery win  40/29tv Fort Smith/Fayetteville

    A Hot Springs couple who won $75,000 in the lottery thought they were victims of a prank when they first learned about their prize, according to a news release ...

    Arkansas Lottery tracking toward record fiscal year  KARK

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) – The Arkansas Scholarship Lottery (ASL) ended January with net proceeds to scholarships exceeding $7.8 million, more ...

    Arkansas Lottery Winner Becomes A Millionaire And A Grandmother On The Same Day  KFSM 5Newsonline

    DUMAS, Ark. (KFSM) — A Dumas woman is the state's newest Lottery-made millionaire after claiming her winning prize today. Linder Mathis' husband ...

    Arkansas Woman Who Lost Home Wins $150,000 Lottery Prize  Inside Edition

    Good things come to those who wait, especially when it comes in the form of $150,000 lottery winnings for an Arkansas woman who lost her home in a fire just ...

    When it comes to casinos, Arkansas politics still gets wacky – with Memphis and Tunica in the crosshairs  The Daily Memphian

    Early voting started in Arkansas on Monday. Memphis and Tunica aren't on the ballot, but they may as well be. Arkansans are once again deciding whether to ...

    Arkansas to Open First Ever Casinos on April 1  VegasSlotsOnline

    Arkansas made casinos legal in the November 2018 midterm elections. The first two casinos will open for business on April 1.

    Lottery winners' ID shielded under Arkansas senator's bill  Arkansas Online

    Sen. Larry Teague, D-Nashville, said Tuesday that a bill he filed would allow the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery to keep information about the winners of ...

    Nevada is tops in gambling spending, but what's the lottery, casino tab in other states?  The Coloradoan

    Americans spend about $261 in casinos and on lottery tickets. Nevadans spend the most, $5000 per adult. Rhode Island leads in lottery spending.

    2019 Session: Bill Would Discard Gambling Loss Deductions for Arkansas Highways  www.fox16.com

    Another Arkansas lawmaker is taking a gamble on a long-term funding solution for the state's roads.

    Arkansas court clears way for vote on casino measure  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

    Arkansas voters will have the chance to vote Nov. 6 on a proposed constitutional amendment that would allow up to four casinos in the state, thanks to a ruling ...

    Arkansas lottery winner waits months to claim $40,000 prize, says he wanted to finish writing book first  Arkansas Online

    A central Arkansas man was in no hurry to pick up a $40000 prize he won late last year because he wanted to finish the book he was writing first.

    Arkansas Concurrent Challenge Scholarship funded by excess lottery proceeds  KATV

    BATESVILLE, Ark. (KATV) — Leaders from Batesville Area Chamber of Commerce and ForwARd Arkansas gathered Friday to celebrate a law established to ...

    Arkansas Senate OKs Lottery Winner Secrecy Bill  U.S. News & World Report

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The Arkansas Senate has approved a measure that would allow some lottery winners to keep their identities secret for two years.

    These Are The Five States Where Sports Betting Might Show Up Soon  PlayUSA

    There are many states considering sports betting legalization. Here are five states that seem to have the best chance of launching a sportsbook this year.

    Arkansas lawmakers advancing more limits on public records  KATV

    Two years after the Arkansas Legislature scaled back the state's decades-old law protecting public access to government records, lawmakers are considering ...

    Arkansas Scholarship Lottery to Give Away 100 Free Powerball Tickets  KFSM 5Newsonline

    Fayetteville, AR (KFSM) - With the next Powerball drawing on Wednesday, March 27th, the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery is looking to give away 100 free tickets ...

    Two bills filed to keep Arkansas lottery winners confidential  KATV

    Two bills have been filed to keep the information of Arkansas Scholarship Lottery winners confidential. State Rep. Jim Sorvillo, R-Little Rock, and Sen.

    Of course existing casinos back casino amendment — it's an instant jackpot for them  Arkansas Times

    Least surprising news of the day: The Southland casino owners in West Memphis have put $50,000 into the campaign to pass the casino expansion amendment ...

    Central Arkansas man hits $60,000 lottery jackpot  Arkansas Online

    A central Arkansas man is $60000 richer after hitting the Natural State Lottery jackpot by using the same numbers he uses every time, lottery officials announced ...

    Sports betting passes Tennessee House of Representatives after debate over gambling  The Tennessean

    Legislation to legalize online sports betting in Tennessee passed Wednesday in the House of Representatives, despite a spirited debate from members worried ...

    Arkansas Casino Legalization Proposal Approved For Ballot  KFSM 5Newsonline

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — A casino legalization proposal that two Native American tribes have each contributed more than $1 million to support was approved ...

    What are the odds?  talkbusiness.net

    Let the games begin on April 1 at the state's two race tracks, decreed the Arkansas Racing Commission last month. The two, as anybody who's been around ...

    Bill Proposes Lottery Winners Can Remain Anonymous In Arkansas  KFSM 5Newsonline

    An Arkansas legislator is looking to join eight other states that allow lottery participants to remain anonymous if they win. Introduced by state Senator Larry ...

    Two Arkansas players win $150,000 in Powerball, officials say; jackpot at $750M  Arkansas Online

    Two people each won $150000 from Powerball tickets purchased in Arkansas stores, lottery officials said, but no one won a jackpot that has now grown to an ...

    Cash & Candor: Focusing on the Issues – Ballot Issue 4  amppob.com

    Issue 4, if approved by a majority of voters, would amend the Arkansas Constitution to issue four casino licenses in Crittenden, Garland, Pope and Jefferson ...

    Bill filed to conceal Arkansas lottery winners' IDs  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

    Legislation filed in the House on Tuesday proposes to allow state lottery winners to keep their names secret.

    Casinos at Oaklawn, Southland top $5.2 billion in wagers in 2018  talkbusiness.net

    It was another record year for casino-style gambling in Arkansas and the biggest numbers are still to come. Electronic games of skill (EGS) wagers at Oaklawn's ...

    D.C. Council legalizes sports betting, becoming first in Washington region  Washington Post

    The D.C. Council gave final approval to legal sports betting Tuesday, making the nation's capital the first in the region to allow residents and visitors to bet money ...

    Group of Arkansas lottery players win second $50000 prize  Magnoliareporter

    A group of 12 men who claimed a $50000 prize on an Ultimate Millions scratch-off ticket this past December recruited 16 additional co-workers and tried their ...

    Against Issue 4  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

    IF LOTTERIES are the voluntary taxes on the poor and ignorant, what are casinos? The crack houses? Last we heard, the casinos law, called Issue 4 on your ...

    Legalized Betting Could Change How We Watch Sports  ProPublica

    With sports betting legal in eight states, NCAA tournament brackets are more than a hobby for fantasy league fun, bragging rights and office pools.

    couple claims $3M lottery prize; ticket was 1 number away from $548M jackpot  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

    An Arkansas couple claimed a $3 million lottery prize Monday afternoon, lottery officials said.

    Store worker hits $1 million lottery winner  Arkansas Times

    Leon Suggs, a Little Rock grocery store worker (Kroger in Hillcrest, the D-G said) won a $1 million prize with a $20 scratch-off Ultimate Millions lottery ticket, the ...

    Arkansas man uses 'last $10 in our savings jar' for lottery ticket, wins $190000  Arkansas Online

    An Arkansas man told lottery officials he used the last of his savings jar to buy lottery tickets and ended up with a $190000 winner.

    Faith Leaders, Lawmakers Oppose Arkansas Casino Amendment  KARK

    The constitutional amendment would authorize four casinos and sports betting in the state.

    New study outlines economic impact of casino gambling in Arkansas  talkbusiness.net

    A new study from the University of Arkansas at Little Rock's Arkansas Economic Development Institute (AEDI) says the impact of casino gambling in Arkansas ...

    Lottery says tickets stolen; store clerk faces fraud charges  Arkansas Online

    An employee of a convenience store was arrested Sunday on multiple counts of lottery fraud after attempting to cash lottery tickets stolen from her store last ...

    Hard Rock proposes Arkansas casino resort  KY3

    RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. (AP) — A gambling company says it is partnering with the Hard Rock International brand to build a resort in Pope County, but the proposal ...

    State agency updates forecast for casino tax's proceeds  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

    The state Department of Finance and Administration has updated its projection of how much the state will receive from casino tax revenue, with a prediction of ...

    Arkansas Sports Betting, Casino Regulations Advanced Again  Gambling.com

    Arkansas sports betting has passed another key hurdle. The state racing commission unanimously approved regulations for Arkansas' first-ever legal casinos as ...

    Man wins $200,000 in Arkansas lottery while on way to visit family for Christmas, officials say  Arkansas Online

    A man driving through Arkansas on his way to visit family in Texas won big after deciding to purchase a scratch-off ticket Thursday, lottery officials said.

    Southland plans expansion at amendment-protected West Memphis casino  Arkansas Times

    As predicted months ago, the owners of the Southland Park casino and dog track in West Memphis will announce today a major expansion thanks to ...

    Winning Mega Millions Ticket Sold In Pine Bluff  KFSM 5Newsonline

    ARKANSAS (WREG) — One lucky person in Arkansas woke up this morning a millionaire. According to the Mega Millions website, a player in Arkansas matched ...

    What's up for grabs in the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery  KATV

    Bishop Woosley, Director for the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery, talks about how people can play in the lottery, plus how Arkansas students can apply for the ...

    Arkansas Lottery Breaks Weekly Record for Instant Ticket Sales  www.fox16.com

    Coupled with strong draw game sales, the first week of January ended with total sales exceeding $11 million.

    New Opinion From the U.S. Justice Department Could Threaten Online Gambling  Inc.

    The 23-page opinion interprets the federal Wire Act, which was originally enacted in 1961.

    When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US | When will my state legalize sports betting? Map of sports gambling legislation across the US  SB Nation

    The United States Supreme Court overturned a sports gambling prohibition in May 2018. It opened the door for states to pass legislation allowing for sports ...

    Arkansans Consider Casino Amendment As Gambling Addiction Goes Largely Unchecked  KUAR

    Oaklawn Racing & Gaming in Hot Springs, Ark., is one of four locations that could allow casino gambling if voters approve the Arkansas Casino Gaming ...

    DANA D. KELLEY: Numbers don't add up  Arkansas Online

    Most of the news coverage associated with the Arkansas Scholarship Lottery focuses on the least likely outcome.

    Mississippi lays claim as the nation's capital of gambling  The Daily Memphian

    Gambling 2.0, in the form of legal sports betting, and soon Gambling 3.0 – a state lottery – have come to Mississippi, which means they've come to neighboring ...

    $100M expansion at Oaklawn starts; barns go down ahead of track's casino, hotel construction  Arkansas Online

    It's a new era at Oaklawn Racing Casino Resort, as the $100 million expansion announced in November 2018 is now well underway.

    The casino political fun continues with Pope County judge op-ed  Arkansas Times

    The Arkansas Racing Commission is preparing to take applications for casino permits in Pope and Jefferson Counties, but the high-powered politicking is ...

    Oklahoma tribe applies for first casino license in Arkansas  KY3

    An American Indian tribe submitted its first application for a casino license in Arkansas.

    Arkansas Scholarship Lottery division subject of study; sales chief leaves post for new job  Arkansas Online

    Arkansas Scholarship Lottery officials are going to study possible changes to its 22-employee sales division after the departure of the agency's sales director, ...

    Arkansas casino legalization measure votes will be counted  Pine Bluff Commercial

    The Arkansas Supreme Court ruled Thursday that votes cast in November on a proposed casino legalization ballot initiative should be counted, dismissing two ...

    Arkansas Constitution threshold questioned  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

    Questions linger over a 68-year-old Arkansas Supreme Court opinion that denied lawmakers the ability to alter constitutional amendments, after attempts to force ...

    Arkansas Woman Who Lost Her Home To A Fire Wins $150,000 Playing Powerball  KFSM 5Newsonline

    LITTLE ROCK (KATV) — A West Helena woman who lost her home in a fire in February claimed a Powerball prize worth $150000. LeAndra Clay purchased the ...

    What legal online sports betting in Tennessee means for college and pro teams  Knoxville News Sentinel

    Titans kicker Ryan Succop sized up one effect of legal online sports betting in Tennessee: “We'll probably have more people watching games,” he said.

    Arkansas Gaming Expansion Takes Key Next Step  Gambling.com

    Arkansas is one key step closer to the largest gambling expansion in its modern history – and it's first-ever legal sports bet. Earlier this week state officials ...

    Gambling losses measure stalls  Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

    A bill that would ax the individual state income tax deduction for gambling losses and use the increased revenue to reduce the developmental disabilities waiting ...

    Gulfport casino operator proposes $250m resort casino for Pope County  World Casino Directory

    Land-based casino operator Gulfside Casino Partnership LLC recently announced plans for a $250 million resort casino in Russellville in Pope County, ...