Faulkner County schools prepare for severe weather

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 12:48

Several schools in Faulkner County are gearing up for the severe weather predictions today.

Burge’s set to open third location in Conway

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 10:36

Burge’s, a well-known Arkansas restaurant, will soon be bringing their famous hickory smoked turkeys and hams to Conway.

Arkansas executions raise questions again about sedative

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 20:26

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas has executed three inmates in the past week using a sedative that’s been the subject of multiple court challenges since it was first used by Florida in 2013. A look at midazolam and its role in U.S. executions:

New issue in executions: Should the death chamber be silent?

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 20:25

VARNER — The nation’s first double execution in more than 16 years raised a new issue involving transparency and the death penalty: Should witnesses be allowed to hear what goes on in the death chamber?

McCollum’s Column: Another nice evening at Dickey-Stephens

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 19:18

Serving a baseball batch of “David Appetizers,” assorted musings while watching the University of Central Arkansas play Little Rock University on a gorgeous sunny evening at Dickey-Stephens Park in North Little Rock.

County receives more than $420,000 in turnback money; adds to general fund

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 18:22

Faulkner County added $422,620.92 to the general fund after receiving turnback money from State Lands Commissioner John Thurston on Tuesday.

Church raises money to send 4 to world Bible quiz competition

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 17:34

The First Church of the Nazarene in Conway will host a fundraiser to help pay expenses for four members of its Bible quiz team to compete in the world Bible quiz event in Indianapolis this summer.

Three Faulkner County murders remain unsolved

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 08:58

Authorities continue to investigate three Faulkner County murders that remain unsolved.

Aggravated assault charges filed following pursuit

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 16:59

Formal charges have been filed against a White Hall woman following a police chase on Interstate 40 earlier this month.

Police Beat | 04-26-17

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 09:09

Friends in the hood, Uptown & The angry sort