Sports Roundup: Sugar Bears reach Southland semifinals

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 18:40

The University of Central Arkansas got its revenge on No. 7 McNeese when the Sugar Bears defeated the Cowgirls 3-1 on Friday in Southland Volleyball Tournament quarterfinals at the Dugan Wellness Center in Corpus Christi, Texas.

Teacher meets hunger needs of students; awarded $2,500 for project

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 17:25

When Conway High School art teacher Crystal Certain turned her supply closet into a food pantry for students, she had no idea how quickly it would take off.

Clay Club sells original works to raise money for conference

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 17:06

The Clay Club at the University of Central Arkansas seeks to increase interest and involvement in the ceramic arts and to give students opportunities to grow their skills.

Search continues for suspects who shot at police during high-speed chase

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 16:21

Authorities are searching for two suspects who allegedly fired shots at a Mayflower officer during a high-speed chase along Interstate 40 late Thursday.

Vilonia alderman resigns

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 16:11

Aldermen will declare a vacancy on the Vilonia City Council during its regular meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday in City Hall. The meeting is open to the public.

Bears playing for a national seed, outright title

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 16:10

The University of Central Arkansas has part of the Southland Conference crown and amenities, but they are seeking full benefits Saturday afternoon when they close the regular season against Abilene Christian at Estes Stadium.

Renewal Ranch welcomes Huckabee

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 15:50

Former Gov. Mike Huckabee will be the keynote speaker at “Christmas at the Ranch” on Dec. 15 at the Restoration Center on the Renewal Ranch Campus.

Hideaway Pizza opens second Arkansas location in Conway

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 15:34

Hideaway Pizza has opened its second Arkansas location, which is at 1170 S. Amity Road at Lewis Crossing in Conway.

Conway Walmart celebrates remodel, 45th anniversary in city

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 15:33

Conway’s first Walmart location at 1155 Highway 65 N has undergone a facelift, and celebrated its 45th anniversary in the city Friday.

United Way creates Giving Tuesday platform

Fri, 11/17/2017 - 15:28

United Way of Central Arkansas will participate in Giving Tuesday in an effort to make it easy for their 18 funded partners to do the same.