McCollum’s Column: Leon faces one more challenge in basketball career

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 14:31

Former Wampus Cat Justin Leon stopped by the Arkansas Sports Club this week on the way to a tryout with the Oklahoma City Thunder of the NBA.

Special Saturday for Conway volleyball, football

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 14:30

The Wampus Cat Steak-Out, a series of intrasquad scrimmages involving Conway teams begun by former coach and athletic director Buzz Bolding, enters its 34th year Saturday.

Vilonia residents speak out against forced concrete slab removal

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 13:23

VILONIA, Ark. (KATV) — After two tornados swept through the city of Vilonia, all that’s left on some properties are concrete slabs. And back in June, the city issued an ordinance saying those with slabs, have to get rid of them or they’ll be fined daily.

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Second athletic trainer joins Conway Regional

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 10:15

Jacob Walton-Conner, a certified athletic trainer, has joined Conway Regional Health System and is currently providing athletic training services at Conway School District.

Moix family commits $50,000 to cancer research

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 10:06

After losing their wife and mother to pancreatic cancer three years ago, the Moix family felt compelled to act.

Yesterdays: 08/16/17

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August 16

Roundabout: 08/16/17

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

McCollum’s Column: Frank Broyles and an old notepad

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 21:46

The well-worn, 19-cent notepad in these pictures is priceless upon the death of Frank Broyles.

Professor guilty of chid porn charges will be sentenced Aug. 31

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 17:40

A sentencing hearing for a former University of Central Arkansas economics professor who pleaded guilty to child porn charges last week is delayed to later this month.

99-year-old woman celebrates birthday on back of motocycle

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 17:23

Until Saturday, it had been nearly 30 years since Ruth Bourquin Wrightam rode on the back of a motorcycle.