UW seeks volunteers for Day of Caring

April 28, 2016 The United Way of North Central Arkansas’ annual Day of Caring will be Saturday beginning at 8 a.m. “The Day of Caring offers …

33 teens charged in post-prom party

April 28, 2016 LONOKE — Underage party-goers will face charges after a post-prom kegger allegedly hosted by an elementary school teacher was busted by deputies over the …

CPR class offered

April 28, 2016 The Heartsaver cardiopulmonary resuscitation and first aid class will be offered by Vital Link ambulance service from 1 to 5 p.m. May 9 at …

Vietnam vet wins fiction award

April 28, 2016 Mike Smith, a part-time student at Lyon College, has won the third annual Hemingway-Pfeiffer short story contest for Arkansas college students, presented by …

Attempt to boost pre-k funding rejected

April 28, 2016 LITTLE ROCK  — A legislative panel on Wednesday rejected a proposed $10 million funding increase for Arkansas’ pre-kindergarten program, and a top lawmaker …

News of Other Days

April 28, 2016 36 YEARS AGO Derril Willard Jr., a senior at Batesville High School, finished in the top 5 percent of all students taking …