Students raise money for Heifer International

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 15:35

Students at Florence Mattison Elementary School raised $650 for Heifer International during the school’s Caps for Coins project this month.

Middle school student arrested in connection with making verbal threats

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 16:48

A Vilonia Middle School student was arrested at the school Wednesday in connection with making a verbal threat against the school.

Hendrix Players present ‘The Sparrow’

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 13:19

The Hendrix Players and Hendrix College Department of Theatre Arts and Dance present “The Sparrow” by Chris Mathews, Jake Minton, and Nathan Allen of The House Theatre of Chicago, directed by Hendrix-Murphy Visiting Theatre Director Tony Horne.

Local sculptor visits with students

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 16:30

Sallie Cone Preschool in Conway is celebrating Black History Month by inviting members of the community to come and speak with students.

Conway’s Shade Gilbert hired as Guy-Perkins superintendent

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 15:02

The Guy-Perkins School Board has hired a new superintendent to replace current interim Superintendent Robert Stewart.

Hendrix students travel to Bahamas for mission trip

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 13:44

A group of Hendrix College students spent part of their winter break on a mission trip to Eleuthera Island in the Bahamas.

St. Joseph students collect change for nonprofit

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 20:00

Maria Speer, the Executive Director of Life Choices, Inc. of Conway received boxes of coin-filled baby bottles Feb. 9 containing loose change collected from St. Joseph School students in support of the organization’s “Change for Life” fundraising campaign.

School garden project receives grant

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 20:00

The Garden Project at Carolyn Lewis Elementary School has received another boost of support.

New UCA planetarium excites audiences, sees sold-out shows

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 15:30

The new Dr. Edmond E. Griffin Planetarium at the University of Central Arkansas is receiving a lot of support from the community with constant sold-out shows since opening in January.

Conway Christian Quiz Bowl team places fourth in tournament

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 15:21

The Conway Christian School Sr. High Quiz Bowl Team placed fourth in the Southside Invitational Tournament Feb. 11 in Fort Smith.