New Books 7/20/17 Faulkner County Library

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 11:24

Large type books:

Tree Seedlings for 2018 Planting Season Now Available

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 11:23

The Arkansas Forestry Commission’s Baucum Nursery is accepting tree seedling orders for the 2018 planting season of January through March.

City of Colleges Alumni Spotlight: Gil Gerard

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 10:54

Gil Gerard, star of the hit motion picture and television series, “Buck Rogers in the 25th Century” is an alumnus of the University of Central Arkansas (UCA).

Born in 1943 in Little Rock, Gerard was the youngest of three sons born to his parents, a college instructor mother,...

Sold! Alaska doctor buys Ward Mansion

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 18:32

An internal medicine physician from Anchorage, Alaska, bought the historic Ward Mansion for $676,500 on Thursday.

Local property auction sparks interest in process

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 07:55

With the sale of the Ward Mansion on Caldwell Street in downtown Conway on Thursday, property auctions have been a point of interest for Conwegians.

Conway attorney, paralegal charged with drug possession

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 22:54

A Conway attorney and his paralegal were arrested early Wednesday morning after being found with two meth pipes and other paraphernalia during a traffic stop.

Conway and Russsellville host large basketball tournament

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:57

HoopPlay USA is hosting a 338-team, tournament in Faulkner County and Russellville this weekend.

To-Dos in Conway on Friday

Fri, 07/21/2017 - 08:04

If you’re looking for something fun to do on Friday, check out a few of the following:• Conway Food Truck Friday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5- p.m. in the parking lot next to Horton’s Travel Center at 2051 Harkrider St. in Conway. Food trucks that will be present include Road Hog BBQ, Nate’s Hotdog Haven, Taqueria La Rancherita and Lonnie’s Mediterranean Grill.

Sheriff’s office asks for help identifying theft suspect

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:05

The Faulkner County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help identifying a theft suspect.

Sonshine hosts kindergarten round-up experience

Thu, 07/20/2017 - 15:05

Sonshine Academy in Conway is opening its doors to children going into kindergarten this 2017-18 school year to learn more about what the center has to offer.