Conway Regional gives thirsty fans an opportunity to support their schools

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 12:52

When Faulkner County fans grab a water bottle to quench their thirst during a Wampus Cat, Panther, Eagle, Bulldog, Thunderbird or War Hawk sports event this year, they will be supporting their high school.

Fourth grader leads school, community in Hurricane Harvey efforts

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 16:49

After Hurricane Harvey’s devastating hit, Mayflower Elementary’s Aubrey Smith knew she wanted to do something special to help the victims.

CCS offers its students new business course taught by local

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 15:27

This year, Conway Christian High School is offering a business course to its students taught by local businessman Dwight Southerland.

UCA’s Confucius Institute celebrate 10 years

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 15:23

The Confucius Institute at the University of Central Arkansas (UCACI) will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a banquet at 6 p.m. Sept. 28.

Students practice, learn CPR after reading book

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 11:15

Seventh grade students in a St. Joseph High School English class switched up their normal learning content Sept. 14 to take on cardio pulmonary resuscitation.

Eastside Elementary gather for Solution Tree training

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 11:06

Staff at Eastside Elementary School welcomed a representative from Solution Tree to the school recently.

Mt. Vernon-Enola gets $5,000 to start improvements

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 16:21

Mount Vernon-Enola Elementary School will start improvements to its cafeteria/auditorium in the next couple of weeks thanks to a $5,000 donation from First Security Bank.

Ferdowsian elected to school board, Vilonia millage fails during election

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 17:15

The annual school board election for Faulkner County concluded Tuesday night.

Hendrix welcomes Braunfisch, Evans, Malone to college

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 16:10

Albert Braunfisch of Little Rock was recently named to a five-year term as chair of the Hendrix College Board of Trustees.

Conway Schools: MAP Growth

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 02:31

Many of you reading this will remember when Kindergarten students simply had to learn their letters and colors. This year, for the first time, we will have a statewide assessment that will include our Kindergarten students. It will assess much more than colors and letters, and it will be done on the computer! If you have taught Kindergarten or been around a group of 5-6 year olds for more than about 5 minutes you know that this will be a challenge! The truth is—Kindergarteners have so much to learn from being in school for the first time—and some of it cannot be assessed from a test.