UCA coach says it was a good bye week

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 14:39

After a 17 days between games, because of scheduling quirks and Hurricane Harvey, Sam Houston State romped past Nicholls, 66-17, in what was supposed to be a Southland Conference showdown Saturday night.

St. Joseph third-grader gets First Tee honor

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 13:00

Janie Massey has been selected as the September First Tee Character Development Program Participant of the Month by Community Service Inc.

More than $600,000 available for education thanks to wildlife fine money

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 10:26

The Arkansas Economic Development Commission’s Division of Rural Services has more than $600,000 in grant money to give to Arkansas schools and educators for programs in 2018, thanks to fines derived from wildlife violations. The application deadline for fiscal year 2018 grants is Oct. 26, 2017.

Weather-resistant license option available

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 10:51

Hunters and anglers wanting a more durable option to carry their license may now purchase an upgrade to receive an official weather-resistant license through all license vendors and license purchasing options.

Yesterdays: 09/25/17

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 08:49

September 25

Rural Fire Program to host fire show Oct. 28

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 08:48

The Arkansas Forestry Commission is hosting the annual Rural Fire Protection (RFP) Fire Show on Saturday, October 28, in Greenbrier at 20 Industrial Boulevard from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. All Arkansas firefighters and families are invited to attend the annual event held to honor fire crews for their partnership in the suppression and prevention of wildfires.

Museum Column: WWII Living History Night set

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 11:41

The Museum of Veterans and Military History in Vilonia, will be hosting the second World War II Living History Weekend beginning at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 13 and Saturday, Oct 14.

David Grimes: Making memories in Conway Optimist football

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 08:44

The local youth football season is a now few weeks old. The league is sponsored by the Conway Noon Optimist Club and run by volunteers.

Brawner: Nixon, Reagan, Trump and DACA

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 09:51

Ironically, American presidents sometimes have extra freedom to do the opposite of what they made their name talking about. For that reason, President Trump might – emphasize “might” – be the best thing that could have happened for those DACA kids to gain legal status or even citizenship.

A Look Forward: Steak Anyone?

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 07:00

If all goes according to plan, Conway should have two brand-new steakhouses in Conway open within the next two weeks.