See what pretigious NCAA responsibility awaits UCA’s Natalie Shock

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 16:11

After this year’s Women’s College World Series, University of Central Arkansas’ Natalie Shock will become chair of the NCAA Division I Softball Committee.

David Grimes: Fishing derbies and recreational activities for kids

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 13:00

Carl Stuart Middle School recently held its annual fishing derby at the pond behind the campus.

A Look Forward: Roses, Parties and Indian Food

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 09:21

Spring is in full bloom and there are lots of projects being planned or already underway in Faulkner County.

Conway Men’s Chorus to Present Spring Sing 2017

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 09:00

Songs of faith, songs of spirit, songs of fun. Come hear the Conway Men’s Chorus present their 19th annual Spring Sing pops concert with a wide variety of choral music. The concert will be at Reynolds Performance Hall on the campus of the University of Central Arkansas at 7 p.m. on May 2 with free admission and parking. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.

Letter to the Editor: On democracy, a sinking ship

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 09:00

15 April 1912 - Titanic

Brawner: Marijuana more limited, still legal

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 09:00

It was a good legislative session for some (gun rights supporters), a bad one for others (supporters of more highway spending), and for supporters of medical marijuana, it was as good as could be expected.

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.