Act locally during Keep Arkansas Beautiful’s statewide cleanup campaign

Mon, 08/14/2017 - 15:01

Each fall, Arkansans improve their communities by volunteering in the Great Arkansas Cleanup, the Keep Arkansas Beautiful Commission’s annual litter pickup and community cleanup event. This year’s cleanup kicks off Saturday, Sept. 9, with cleanups already scheduled around the state, and will continue through October.

Forward-thinking yard projects to tackle as the weather cools off this fall

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 20:26

(BPT) - The temperature may not have dropped just yet, but make no mistake, fall is coming. Soon enough, baseball will give way to football, green leaves will turn yellow and red and your lawn care routine will take on a whole new set of tasks. Fall lawn care isn’t the long marathon of the summer yard season, but it packs plenty of work into a few short months before the winter. You can make this lawn care blitz a little bit easier by applying the following tips.

Tips on getting through to your busy physician

Sat, 08/12/2017 - 13:51

Dear Doctor: Is there anything I can do to keep my doctor from interrupting me? He’s a really nice man, and I know he’s busy, but I never get to share all of my concerns or have my questions answered before the visit is over.

Humorist Milton Davis spins hometown tidbits

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 16:01

That homegrown humorist Milton Davis has scored again—not with the kind of humor a la Hennie Youngman — “Take my wife, please” — but with the stuff of southern genre that is designed to provoke a homely chuckle or two.

Lakefront home on Beaverfork has touches of elegance, lovely views

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 14:32

15 Eagle Shore Drive, Conway

House to House: Is Your Home Interview Ready?

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 13:38

You are sitting in the office of the CEO of a company you would love to work for. You’ve prepared for this moment. Hair in place, crisp suit on, well scripted cover letter and flawless resume in hand. You are ready with your best foot forward. You nail the interview! You are hired on the spot! Congratulations! All of your preparation has paid off!

Immaculate Conway home has custom features throughout

Fri, 08/11/2017 - 15:43

1120 Clarence Drive, Conway

Market Details: 08/10/17

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 14:07

Conway, Arkansas Farmer’s Market @ Antioch Baptist Church

#ChewOnIt: Fruits of Summer

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 14:05

My love for tomatoes, peaches, cherries, and cucumbers runs deep - and while frozen fruit is always great for smoothies, a fresh tomato out of season is just not the same. And I’m pretty certain I’ve never seen out-of-season fresh peaches. So I’ve been doing my best to savor the season and figured you might enjoy these summer time goodies.

Online Test Available for Boating Education

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 14:51

Boaters looking for a Boating Education course near them now have the option to take the complete course and test online, from the comfort of their own home.