Sideline: UCA victories in tennis, softball and baseball

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 20:06

The University of Central Arkansas tennis team continues to make history as the Sugar Bears will play for the Southland Conference title Sunday at Beaumont, Texas, against regular-season champion Texas A&M-Corpus Christi.

Charlie Strong returns to roots and looks ahead

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 22:24

Charlie Strong left the University of Central Arkansas in 1982 in casual togs seeking to become a college professor after an all-star football career for the Bears.

Inmate dies at Unit 1

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 17:42

A inmate died at Faulkner County Detention Center Unit 1 on Friday.

Ryals makes internal, external improvements to sheriff’s office

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 17:26

As Faulkner County’s new sheriff, Tim Ryals has been updating policies and making his presence known in the county. Some of those changes are more visible than others.

CJHS hosted its annual Multicultural Festival on Saturday

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 16:38

The Conway Junior High School invited community members to its annual Multicultural Festival on Saturday.

McCollum’s Column: How about a batch of toasted grasshoppers?

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 14:29

We’ll go from weird scores to numbers to stars in this latest batch of “David Citations” for the interesting, weird, zany and, in this case, heartwarming in sports.

Brawner: Can work be added to Arkansas Works?

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 09:03

Next week, legislators will meet in special session to change the Arkansas Works program to encourage its recipients to work for their benefits and, eventually, no longer need them.

Police: 911 is for emergencies only

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 17:52

Authorities want to remind the public not to call 911 unless they are in an emergency situation.

Sports roundup: CBC baseball, UCA tennis, Conway baseball and Hendrix basbeball

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 17:47

Central Baptist College’s baseball team needed one win to clinch the final spot in the American Midwest Conference tournament and got two Thursday.

Senator encourages students to branch out

Fri, 04/28/2017 - 17:25

Sen. Joyce Elliot encouraged girls with the 20th Judicial District’s Young Empowered Sisters (Y.E.S.) Program to prepare for their future.