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🚧 Roadwork Update: Lane Closure on AR 330 in Fairfield Bay
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in Arkansas. A road maintenance crew is currently active on AR 330 near Fairfield Bay, executing tasks involving ditch cleaning, shaping, and pipe replacement. Motorists should be aware that the outside lane will be closed for a stretch of 1.2 miles. These activities are scheduled to take place between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. Drivers are advised to plan commutes accordingly and to expect potential delays when traveling through the area during these hours. Please stay tuned for any further updates regarding this ongoing maintenance work.
Arkansas high school girls basketball top stars, best performances (3/3/2024)
Listed below are some of the top high school girls basketball stars and best performances in the state from the past week's state tournaments. The University of Central Arkansas softball commit compiled a double-double, 27 points and 16 rebounds, along with 7 assists, in Marshall's 84-71 win ...
Conway Mar 01 Weekly Crime Report: 231 Incidents and 2 Crime Stories
Conway Mar 01 Weekly Crime Report: 231 Incidents and 2 Crime Stories. During the last week, Conway reported a total of 231 crime cases, indicating a significant level of criminal activity. The most prevalent crime was classified as 'Other', accounting for 93 cases, followed by 'Assault' with 31 cases, and 'Theft' registering 26 cases. 'Suspicious Situation' and 'Domestic Related' crimes also showed notable figures with 18 and 15 cases respectively. Other reported crimes included 'Trespass' with 10 cases, 'Disturbance' and 'Vandalism' each with 8 cases, and 'Burglary' with 6 cases. Less frequent but equally concerning were instances of 'Hit & Run' and 'Shooting', with 4 and 3 cases respectively, and 'Alarm' and 'Robbery' each with a single case. The data indicates a pressing need for heightened security measures and vigilance in the place.
Faulkner County Sheriff's Office Joins Springhill Elementary for Spirit Day Celebration
School Resource Officer Sullivan, Deputy DeGood, and Deputy Jones joined Springhill Elementary School's Spirit Day. They took part in a bubble ceremony to celebrate Dr. Seuss' birthday. This event showed the strong bond between Faulkner County Sheriff's Office and the school. The Sheriff's Office is grateful for this relationship with Springhill Elementary. They look forward to more activities with the students and staff. The event was posted on social media with the hashtags #FaulknerCountyLaw and #FCSONews.Visit here for more details.
Lake Overcup Crappie Fishing Report: Big Catches in Conway County
Crappie have been biting off and on at Lake Overcup in Conway County, near Morrilton, but when the bite is on, they’re in the 2.1- to 2.4-pound range, according to John Banks at Overcup Lake Bait Shop off Highway 9. In a photo supplied by Banks, Preston Brock (left) and Dough Vaughn both show off a couple of their nice catches in recent days.Visit here for more details.
New Graduation Requirement for Arkansas 9th Graders: 75 Hours of Community Service
Act 237 of 2023 has introduced a new graduation requirement for 9th grade students in Arkansas. The AR LEARNS initiative requires students to complete 75 hours of community service before graduation. The suggested breakdown is 15 hours in 9th grade and 20 hours in each subsequent year. However, students can distribute these hours as they see fit, as long as the total is 75 hours by graduation.
Local UA Little Rock Student Advocates for Women in Construction, Set to Graduate This Summer
The University of Arkansas at Little Rock (UA Little Rock) is recognizing Jillian Cates during Women in Construction Week. Cates, a senior from Conway, is studying construction management and is set to graduate this summer. She advocates for women in construction and will participate in a panel discussion hosted by the National Association of Women in Construction on March 6.
Suspect in 2023 Culpepper Road homicide arrested
ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB) - The Alexandria Police Department has announced that a suspect has been arrested on charges stemming from an October 2023 homicide in the 2500 block of Culpepper Road. Troyvonta Green, 26, was arrested on February 28, 2024, in Conway, Arkansas on an outstanding warrant for second-degree murder...
Highschool Softball | 04 March Clinton Girls Game Notice
The Clinton Girls Softball team will have a Non-conference game with Harrison(Harrison, AR) on 04 March, 2024, 4:30 PM. As of now, Yellowjackets has won 7 games and lost 3 games, and the winning rate is 0.7.
Conway earns opportunity to defend state title, Wampus Cats beat Cabot, 54-43
The Wampus Cats will hope to win back-to-back state titles in Hot Springs. They'll take on LR Central for the title.
UCA drops final two matches in Baton Rouge
BATON ROUGE, La. – The University of Central Arkansas beach volleyball team dropped the final two matches in Louisiana. The Bears were more competitive this weekend, but fell to 0-8 on the young season. UCA 0 – Nebraska 5. The Bears fell in the opening action on Sunday...
WhiteRock expands presence with new office at Little Rock Tech Park
WhiteRock, a technology company based out of Little Rock, announced the opening of its new office at the Little Rock Tech Park. This move reinforces WhiteRock’s commitment to fostering synergy and providing a dedicated space for customers to engage with industry Salesforce experts in person, according to a company press release.
The gas price fluctuate between $2.92 and $2.99 in Morrilton as of 2024-03-04. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.352, a week ago the price is $3.264 , according to AAA.
Conway advances to state semifinals with win over Springdale, 65-31
Conway blew past Springdale 65-31 to advance to the Class 6A girls state basketball tournament semifinals.
🚨 Update on Rollover Accident in Hopewell, AR
The time displayed is local to the original 511 traffic site in Arkansas. An update has been issued regarding the rollover accident that occurred at 3606 Little Rock Road, Hopewell, in Cleburne County, AR. Local authorities are currently investigating the scene and have advised the public to avoid the area until further notice. Cleanup and recovery efforts are underway, and the impact on local traffic is ongoing. The community is urged to seek alternative routes to prevent congestion and to allow emergency services to manage the situation. We will continue to monitor the situation and provide updates as they become available.
Dive into Flavor: Top 3 Seafood Restaurants in Conway You Must Visit
In this article, we explore three exceptional seafood restaurants in Conway. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these places yet? We'd love to hear your experiences! Please feel free to share your thoughts and comments below:
Ten things to do in central Arkansas this weekend (March 1-3)
This weekend in central Arkansas there is lots to do from outdoor festivals and shopping to concerts and comedians.
Arkansas family welcomes new baby girl on Leap Day, shares birthday with older brother
The Conway Regional Medical Center's Labor and Delivery Unit saw a unique delivery on Thursday.