Downtown Rundow: 09/17/17

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 09:21

Mark your calendars for upcoming events that will showcase distinct elements that have helped put Downtown Conway on the map as a vibrant destination.

Fish House closes after state taxes go unpaid

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 16:08

The Fish House in Conway was closed this week after the business failed to keep up-to-date on a payment plan for its delinquent state taxes.

How to lower your monthly mortgage payment

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 16:19

(BPT) - Owning your own home comes with many advantages, including escaping rising rents and the personal and financial stability associated with homeownership. Fortunately, millions of Americans, with less than 20 percent down, have been able to buy a home sooner thanks to mortgage insurance (MI). If you don’t put down 20 percent of the mortgage cost, you will likely be required to purchase MI, which enables low-down-payment borrowers to qualify for home financing from lenders.

Local hospital hosts blood drive to aid Hurricane Harvey need

Tue, 09/05/2017 - 14:00

Conway Regional Medical Center and the Arkansas Blood Institute (ABI) are giving Faulkner County residents the opportunity to donate blood and help replenish the decreased supply in the region due to the effects of Hurricane Harvey.

Arvest buys Bear State Bank

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 16:44

Arvest Bank entered a definitive agreement to acquire Bear State Bank, officials announced Tuesday.

Downtown Rundown: 08/20/17

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 10:25

Downtown Conway has so much happening right now and more on the horizon. If you haven’t visited downtown Conway lately, you should soon to take in all that is new. Here is an update on what is happening in your downtown this month.

DBG to set up headquarters in Conway bus facility

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 07:22

Canadian-based manufacturing company DBG will establish its US headquarters in Conway at the IC Corporation facility.

Bear’s Bistro offers different food for West Conway

Fri, 07/28/2017 - 15:29

Occupying what was once a Blockbuster video store, Bear’s Bistro looks to be a staple restaurant in West Conway.

Lowe’s adopts CHDC for annual heroes project

Thu, 07/27/2017 - 09:30

For this year’s heroes project, Lowe’s adopted the Conway Human Development Center’s community garden, working July 12 and 13 to add to the center’s campus.

Nerdwallet: 5 ways to avoid overpaying on your car loan

Sat, 07/22/2017 - 17:31

When people go car shopping, they usually focus on the vehicle they want — not the loan that will pay for it. But good financing is the bedrock of a solid car deal, and missteps could cost you thousands.