Poker run to benefit Miss Amazing Pageant

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:59

Rhonda Morgan of the Miss Amazing Pageant in Arkansas invites the community to join the first ever Amazing Poker Run on Oct. 21 in Conway.

Queens Manor tenant suspected of setting fire to apartment building

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:56

A 23-year-old Mayflower resident was arrested Monday on suspicion of setting fire to Building A at Queens Manor Apartments on Saturday.

Conway hosts state tournament for first time

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:51

For the first time, Conway hosted the Arkansas Activities Association (AAA) state tennis tournament.

Bears respond to Lumberjacks’ challente

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 16:20

University of Central Arkansas coach Steve Campbell praised the resilience of the Bears after turning back from a major challenge by Stephen F. Austin on Saturday night.

Police beat

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 15:10

From Conway Police Department reports

Director of Arkansas Game and Fish Commission stepping down

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 14:11

LITTLE ROCK — The director of the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is stepping down next year.

Join Keep Arkansas Beautiful’s cleanup initiative through October

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 11:00

It’s not too late to join the Keep Arkansas Beautiful Great Arkansas Cleanup, which ends Oct. 31, 2017. KAB is encouraging Arkansans to participate in a cleanup in their own community by the end of October.

Hunters reminded to check tree stands, harnesses before heading to the woods

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 10:47

Twenty feet doesn’t sound like a terribly high point to fall from in the case of an accident, but that’s the height at which many fatal tree stand falls occur. Many more falls from that height result in paralysis and broken bones each year as well.

Weather-resistant game tags, AGFC app add more options to tag deer

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 10:45

In response to many requests from hunters, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission is supplying waterproof courtesy tags to regional offices and license vendors throughout the state to help hunters make the transition to the newly revised hunting license system.

Sports roundup: UCA and CBC soccer ; CBC cross country

Mon, 10/16/2017 - 15:46

After a two-week break from Missouri Valley Conference play, the Central Arkansas Bears extended their conference winning streak tto four Saturday with a 2-0 victory over Bradley.