UCA dorm advisers tried to save shooting victims

October 28, 2008 CONWAY (AP) - In the moments after a shooting at the University of Central Arkansas, two resident advisers worked in vain to revive one of the two fatally wounded students as he gasped for air in a

Museum of Discovery hosts bug’s adventure

October 28, 2008 LITTLE ROCK - Traveling more than 3,000 miles and crossing six states is a big trip for anyone, but imagine doing it as Harry, a three-inch tall praying mantis.

Family & Friends Briefs

October 28, 2008 Church hosting revival Full Gospel Church is having a revival this week through Friday. Service time is at 7:30 nightly, and the evangelists are the Rev. and Mrs. Tim Brimm.

Club News

October 28, 2008 Bethesda EHC BETHESDA - Lucy Manley displayed her latest example of practical recycling during the Bethesda Extension Homemakers Club's recent monthly meeting.

Area Briefs

October 28, 2008 Izard sheriff's department graduates reserve officers

Accused moonshiner objects to fair still exhibit

October 28, 2008 BENTONVILLE (AP) - An accused moonshiner says authorities tainted the evidence in his case when they allowed a still seized from his home to be put on display at the Benton County Fair.

Flu shots slated for Thursday

October 28, 2008 A mass flu immunization clinic will be Thursday at the Independence County Fairgrounds in Batesville, beginning at 8:30 a.m. and going until 5 p.m.

Turning Leaf, Harvest Moon

October 28, 2008 SMITHVILLE - As horses settled in for the night, campfires of red and orange flickered in the crisp night air as Friday's setting sun disappeared across the pasture.