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University of Central Arkansas Police arrested student Jaymes Ferrell, 21 of Pine Bluff, on Friday in connection with a theft on campus after being tipped off from the university community hours after the incident Tuesday. Ferrell is charged with two counts of theft of property, class D felonies, an...

Fri, 2015-01-30 15:10

Among the reports filed by the Conway Police Department:   DUI It was just after 2 a.m. when an officer on patrol saw a car run a stop sign at College and Country Club. The officer turned on the blue lights and U-turned to catch the offending vehicle. As he was turning, he saw the car ...

Fri, 2015-01-30 11:22

Landon Smith, 22 of Greenbrier, died Thursday after being struck twice on a Louisiana highway, south of Oak Grove in West Carroll Parish. Police were called to the scene at about 5:50 a.m. Thursday. A search continues for one of the drivers who fled the scene. According to a Louisiana State Police s...

Fri, 2015-01-30 09:38

LITTLE ROCK — A bond hearing is scheduled for an Arkansas pharmacist who has been arrested for allegedly distributing controlled drugs illegally. U.S. Attorney Christopher R. Thyer says Christopher Watson, a Perry County pharmacist, was arrested Wednesday on a charge of illegal distribution of a c...

Thu, 2015-01-29 13:13

Among the reports filed by the Conway Police Department: Theft A woman called police to report her mail, missing from her mailbox after a strong wind knocked the mailbox over, had been pillaged. She found the mail in a wooded lot across from her home, but two items, a phone bill and some b...

Thu, 2015-01-29 11:02

Among the reports filed by the Conway Police Department:  Sexual offense A woman reported to police that while shopping in the frozen pizza section at a local grocery store a man grabbed her butt, the report stated. She later confronted the (male) butt grabber at the front of the store...

Wed, 2015-01-28 10:50

Update: 3:45 p.m. Tuesday Arch Jones, University of Central Arkansas Police Department director of community services, said UCAPD has a lead but a theft suspect has not been arrested at this time. He added that the incident Tuesday morning in Stanley Russ Hall was iso...

Tue, 2015-01-27 11:59

Among the reports filed by the Conway Pooice Department: Jan. 22, 2015 DUI An officer on patrol just after 11 p.m. received a call about a large SUV nearby, speeding up Dave Ward Drive and swerving. The officer caught up with the vehicle as it turned onto a cross street, where he saw it sp...

Tue, 2015-01-27 08:59

BURNING ODOR BRINGS SIRENS TO LIBRARY The Conway Fire Department responded to a strong burning smell at the Faulkner County Library Monday afternoon when one of the library's heating and air unit motors overheated.

Mon, 2015-01-26 20:30

I had the privilege of witnessing something amazing at the Faulkner County Criminal Justice Center on Thursday while covering a criminal trial.

Sat, 2015-01-24 10:38