A Look Back: Shopping for Shoes

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 08:32

Shopping for shoes was always a special occasion. We usually had to have new shoes in the fall when school started because our feet grew while we were running barefoot all summer. We also had to have new dress shoes in the spring to match that perfect Easter outfit Mom had picked out at Jack and Jill’s.

Sports Roundup: UCA sweeps league-league Bearkats on busy Saturday

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 20:31

The University of Central Arkansas baseball team, known for its late-inning rallies all season, came up with two more Saturday in sweeping the Southland Conference leaders and clinching the weekend series.

Flood warnings, advisories issued for Arkansas after storms

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 18:01

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — The National Weather Service has issued flood warnings and advisories following severe storms that dropped heavy rainfall across Arkansas.

Conway man suspected of neglecting autistic son

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 18:50

Authorities are investigating a neglect complaint against a Conway man after police found an autistic 20-year-old man covered in feces wandering the city wearing only a diaper.

Sideline: All-stars. all-conference, UA assistant and CBC tryouts

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 17:18

Ealy, Lasker picked for All-Stars

Back and forth

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 16:57

FAYETTEVILLE - Originally recruited out of Junction City to be an Arkansas defensive end in 4-3 defense then moved to tight end in the spring of 2016 after redshirting as a freshman in 2015, Jamario Bell is back on defense again

McCollum’s Column: A special victory and with the wag of a tail

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 21:16

An energetic, black-and-white dog named Kolby traveled a lot of sand and stole part of the show Saturday on Senior Day at the UCA beach volleyball courts.

UCA closes with celebration on the beach

Sat, 04/22/2017 - 20:28

Nothing was on the line except one more special moment for 12 pioneers.

Sports roundup: Hendrix golf, tennis and track, UCA softball and tennis

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 20:21

Hendrix’s Kevin Austrian is three strokes off the lead after Friday’s first day of competition at the Southern Athletic Association Men’s Golf Championships at Maumelle Country Club.

The Latest: Judge won’t block Arkansas executions

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 20:17

LITTLE ROCK (AP) — A federal judge says she won’t block two inmates from being executed next week in Arkansas, rejecting the men’s claims that their poor health could make the lethal injections especially painful.