Father presents sand to honor son, a fallen Corpsman

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:14

Former Conway resident and University of Central Arkansas graduate, Chris Bliss presented sand from Iwo Jima to the Marine Corps recruiting office in Conway to honor the death of his son, Lance Corporal Nicholas Bliss, who died earlier this year.

McGarrity: Which cities recover from disaster?

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 10:00

Natural disasters have recently pummeled various parts of the United States and the Caribbean. In my previous column, I predicted that Houston would recover quickly; but sadly, not every city hit by a hurricane will be so lucky. In order to understand how quickly cities recover from natural disasters, we can turn to medieval Italy for some insight about what is likely to happen in modern times.

Yesterdays: 09/20/17

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 09:23

September 20

Roundabout: 09/20/17

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 09:24


Sports roundup: CBC and UCA golf; St. Joseph and Ruth Doyle volleyball

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:02

Central Baptist College’s Colton Ryan expanded a one-sh0t lead Tuesday with a 1-under 71 to win the individual title by five strokes the National Christian College Athletic Association’s Central Regional at Oklahoma City, Okla.

McCollum’s Column: Campbell describe his ‘edgy’ philosophy

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 10:32

Know those thrill rides that take you right to the precipice of a cliff or great danger, then stop or head another direction just in time?

Hendrix welcomes Braunfisch, Evans, Malone to college

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 16:10

Albert Braunfisch of Little Rock was recently named to a five-year term as chair of the Hendrix College Board of Trustees.

Sideline: Hogs’ 2018 schedule; New Mexico State kickoff

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 10:38

Hogs have 7-game home schedule in ‘18

Donate old car seats, get new one 20 percent off

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 15:31

Target is giving parents across the nation the opportunity to get a little back by trading in their old car seats this week.

Salem Place awarded for excellence

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 14:21

Salem Place Nursing and Rehabilitation Center was one of 28 organizations throughout Arkansas recognized for excellence at the 23rd annual Governor’s Quality Award ceremony earlier this month.