McCollum’s Column: From cowboy hats to janitors

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 18:58

Serving some leftovers from last week’s Southland Conference Media Day:

Prosecutor says deadline has passed for bus driver convicted of rape to get new trial

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 18:38

Prosecutors disagree with a former Pulaski County Special School District bus driver’s request for a new trial.

GFD recreating 1988 cartoon map to raise money for protective gear

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 18:04

The Greenbrier Fire Department is raising money for protective equipment by recreating a caricature map of local businesses and landmarks in northern Faulkner County.

UA Bell may have found a home at LB

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 17:21

FAYETTEVILLE — During spring practice’s last April week well traveled Jamario Bell became the hottest new item on Arkansas’ defense.

Mayflower ‘excited’ for City Center

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 16:49

The planned Aug. 22 groundbreaking for the Mayflower City Center will be delayed while the project is tweaked to meet the budget.

Analysis: Arkansas Democrats relying on political newcomers

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 13:53

Paul Spencer teaches politics and government to high school students in Little Rock and for the past several years led a group that’s pushed for stricter ethics rules and campaign finance limits. He’s never held elected office or appeared on the ballot, but he’s now hoping to retake a central Arkansas congressional seat in what had been a reliably Democratic district.

Status hearing regarding Drexler’s transfer appeal set for November

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 19:16

A Faulkner County judge set a November status hearing regarding a 19-year-old murder suspect’s attempt to overturn his February decision that denied transferring the teen’s case to juvenile court.

Yesterdays: 7/25/17

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 21:11

July 25

Roundabout: 07/25/17

Mon, 07/24/2017 - 21:00

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Bielema maneuvers to get receiver on scholarship track

Tue, 07/25/2017 - 08:28

ROGERS - From Arkansas coach Bret Bielema’s address to the press before joining some of his assistants golfing among former Razorbacks and Razorback Foundation members at Monday’s Northwest Arkansas Razorback Club event at Shadow Valley Country Club, it was learned the Razorbacks have added a receiver but won’t have one of their new scholarship defensive backs practicing when preseason drills commence Thursday.