Roundabout: Community Events


• KidsFest Superhero Race, 8 a.m. check-in;  costume parade, 10:45 a.m.; Music Festival, 11 a.m. Benefits Children’s Advocacy Alliance. Simon Park in Downtown Conway.  328-3347.

• Easter Egg Hunt, 2 p.m., Laurel Park, across Prince Street from Conway High School West. $5 donation benefits Alzheimer’s Arkansas. Age groups 0-2, 3-6, 7-10. Photos with Easter Bunny. Sponsored by UCA chapter of Sigma Kappa.

•  Twilight Optimist Club Easter Egg Hunt at Don Owen Sport Complex at the T-ball fields. Hunt begins at 1:05 p.m. after the arrival of the Easter Bunny at 1 p.m.

•  A Century of Service, Conway Fire Department celebrates 100th anniversary, open house, Station 6, 1825 S. Donaghey, “top of the hill.” Meet the firefighters, tours, refreshments, free blood pressure checks.

•  Great Outdoors Expo, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., City Event Center in Greenbrier. $5. Children 12 and under free. 501-679-6362.

• Train Open House in Conway, McGee Center, 3800 College Avenue. Free Admission, door prizes, how-to Sessions. Sponsored by the Central Arkansas Model Railroad Club.

•  Michael Johnathan’s WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour, UCA’s Reynolds Performance Hall, 7:30 p.m.

•  Performance of nine contemporary dance works choreographed by students and faculty. 7:30 p.m., Staples Auditorium, Hendrix.


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County Judge appoints JPs to committees

County Judge Jim Baker on Monday appointed Justices of the Peace to four committees previously established by the Faulkner County Quorum.

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Tue, 01/24/2017 - 16:59

Mayflower School Board approves construction bid for storm shelter

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16-year-old boy charged with battery to stand trial in May

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