Duck Boat Accident

Duck Boat Capsizes On Missouri Lake

Missouri divers recovered two more bodies Friday morning, bringing the death toll to 13 after a duck boat capsized on More »

LIHEAP

Summer Utility Assistance Program Now Open

The Community Action Program for Central Arkansas and Northcentral Arkansas Development Council summer utility assistance program opened on July 2nd. More »

summer meals

Summer Food Service Program

The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) ensures that low-income children continue to receive nutritious meals when school is not in More »

Farm Family Of The Year

District Farm Families Of The Year Named

The eight district winners in the 71st annual Arkansas Farm Family of the Year Program have been selected, representing the More »

blood donations

Give The Gift Of Life

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

Elvia Fragstein Investigation

Robert Lee Smith, Jr.

Two people arrested in connection with the death of Elvia Fragstein now face additional charges of capital murder. 16-year old Robert Lee Smith, Jr. and 18-year old Tacori D. Mackrell  went before a Judge Wednesday morning.

Investigators with the Faulkner County Sheriff’s Office initially arrested Smith and Mackrell Monday July 16, 2018 on charges of kidnapping and theft of property.

Shooting Investigation

UCA Police

Authorities continue investigating a Wednesday afternoon shooting at the College Park Apartments on Donaghey Avenue.

Calls regarding shots fired at the apartment complex starting coming in around 3:11pm yesterday afternoon.

Road Construction

ARDOT

Construction on U.S. Highway 67 in Pulaski and Lonoke counties requires a northbound lane shift onto newly constructed pavement, according to Arkansas Department of Transportation officials.

CAPCA Commodities Distribution

CAPCA

This morning sees the Community Action Program for Central Arkansas distributing commodities in Faulkner County.

Distribution is from 8:15 – 11:30AM at the CAPCA Administrative Office, 707 Robins Street, Suite 118 in Conway.

Batesville Bike Program

Batesville Parks & Recreation

The public is invited to join the Batesville Parks and Recreation Department every Thursday evening, for a free Bike Batesville Program. Bikers will meet in the South Parking lot of the Community Center at 6:30pm and the ride will start at 6:45pm. Everyone is invited (ages 10 & up). This is a free event.

UCA Faculty Receive $1.4M For Research

Tori Dunlap

Five faculty members in the University of Central Arkansas College of Natural Science and Mathematics have been awarded more than $1.4 million for research. The award is an Arkansas IDeA Networks of Biomedical Research Excellence Research Development grant, which is funded from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences grant under the Institutional Development Award Program of the National Institute of Health.

Shooting May Be Drug Related

Conway Police Department

Conway Police believe drug activity played a role in the shooting death of a Wisconsin man in a hotel room.

Conway Police discovered 48-year old Leonel Panduro dead in a room at the Days Inn Hotel on May 8th. Panduro had been shot several times.

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