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National Drug Take-Back Day

National Drug Take-Back Day is Saturday. From 10:00am to 2:00pm the Drug Enforcement Administration and local law enforcement agencies are More »

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CAPCA LiHEAP Program Closing

The Community Action Program for Central Arkansas will close the Winter Crisis LiHEAP Assistance Program effective May 5, 2017.  More »

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Toad Suck Daze

Since 1982, the Toad Suck Daze festival has been a springtime tradition in the Conway, Arkansas, area. It began on More »

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Lady Bisons Stay #1 In Central Region

SEARCY – The Harding softball team stayed at No. 2 in this week’s National Fast Pitch Coaches Association Poll in More »

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Red Cross Blood Drives Give The Gift Of Life

The American Red Cross had a critical need for O Negative Blood Donors. O negative blood is used when there More »

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Heber Springs 30th Annual Springfest

Swing into spring with a weekend stay in spectacular Heber Springs for the 30th annual Springfest on April 28 and More »

Two Former Detention Officers Plead Guilty

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LITTLE ROCK—Patrick C. Harris, Acting United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas, Acting Assistant Attorney General Tom Wheeler of the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division, and Diane Upchurch, Special Agent in Charge of the Little Rock Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), announced that two former White River Juvenile Detention Center supervisors, Captain Peggy Kendrick, 43, and Lieutenant Dennis Fuller, 40, pleaded guilty in federal court before U.S. District Judge James M. Moody Jr. to conspiring to assault juvenile inmates.

CPD Asking For Public’s Help

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The Conway Police Department is asking for the public’s help identifying a credit card thief.

Authorities say a woman reported that she placed her purse in the trunk of her car before going into Conway Regional Fitness Center.

Massachusetts Man Arrested

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A Faulkner County Sheriff’s investigation has led to the arrest of a Massachusetts man on charges of sexual exploitation of a child.

Authorities say 30-year old Michael McCann, of Haverhill, Massachusetts, was arrested on Monday after he sent an FBI undercover agent a photo of himself with a sexually explicit photo of a 3-year-old girl.

AHTD Road Improvements

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The Arkansas State Highway Commission has approved bids for improvements to roadways in Faulkner and White Counties, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department officials.

Fourth Arkansas Inmate Executed

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Pleas for mercy from the family of one of his victims to Gov. Asa Hutchinson wasn’t enough to stop Thursday’s (April 27) execution of death row inmate Kenneth Williams.

2014 Killer Tornado Anniversary

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Thursday marked the three year anniversary of the killer tornado that rocked Faulkner County.

More than a dozen people were killed when the three-quarter of a mile-wide tornado instantaneously leveled buildings caught in its 80 mile path.  The tornado hit at about 7 pm decimating the small towns of Mayflower and Vilonia.

Jared Gowen Wins 2017 Wilson Award

2017 Wilson Award Winner

JONESBORO – Jared Gowen, a senior from Garner who will graduate from Arkansas State University in May with a degree in biological sciences, received the prestigious R.E. Lee Wilson Award for 2017 at the 84th student honors awards ceremony Thursday evening at Cooper Alumni Center.

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