Hatfield remembered for his art and generosity

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 16:09

Well-known Conway artist and art professor Lester Gene Hatfield died Saturday after a brief illness.

Greenbrier, Vilonia split final regular-season games

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 15:05

GREENBRIER – The final regular-season games between the Greenbrier Panthers and Vilonia Eagles boys and girls provided plenty of excitement Friday.

Hendrix students travel to Bahamas for mission trip

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 13:44

A group of Hendrix College students spent part of their winter break on a mission trip to Eleuthera Island in the Bahamas.

City to overhaul Master Street Plan

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 11:19

Conway’s Master Street Plan will soon get its first comprehensive update in more than a decade.

Retirement community celebrates love, beauty

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 10:49

The retirement community celebrated love and beauty in a trio of events at local facilities last week.

St. Joseph students collect change for nonprofit

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 20:00

Maria Speer, the Executive Director of Life Choices, Inc. of Conway received boxes of coin-filled baby bottles Feb. 9 containing loose change collected from St. Joseph School students in support of the organization’s “Change for Life” fundraising campaign.

School garden project receives grant

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 20:00

The Garden Project at Carolyn Lewis Elementary School has received another boost of support.

Late firefighter, paramedic honored during unveiling ceremony

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 17:47

Dozens gathered for an unveiling ceremony at Conway Regional Emergency Department on Friday to honor the late Jon McMahan, a former Conway firefighter and paramedic who died Feb. 17, 2009.

Sanctions expected in Damascus speed trap investigation

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 16:45

The results of the investigation into the charges of the town of Damascus being a speed trap is expected to be made public this week by Twentieth Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Cody Hiland.

Sports Roundup: Mayflower, St. Joseph basketball; CBC basketball and baseball

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 16:37

Mayflower’s girls jumped to a 165-5 lead in the first quarter Thursday night and held on for a 51-44 victory in the 3A-5 semifinals at Glen Rose.