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Former Cyclone among plaintiffs in NCAA head-injury suit
The NCAA agreed on Tuesday to help athletes with head injuries in a proposed settlement of a class-action lawsuit that college sports' governing body touted as a major step forward but that critics say doesn't go nearly far enough.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Retailers ready for crowds
Retailers in the Arkansas River Valley are expecting a crowd of shoppers during the tax-free weekend Aug. 3-4.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Trustees approve sale of I-40 property
Arkansas Tech University will sell a parcel of land near Interstate 40 to Narayan Hotels LLC for $1.15 million following action by the Tech Board of Trustees on Thursday.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Storm cluster wreaks havoc
A cluster of severe thunderstorms ravished Pope and Yell counties Wednesday afternoon, leaving many residents in the dark.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Downtown parking deck needed
The consensus among business owners, Russellville residents and volunteers who want to make the downtown area a better place to shop and work agreed on one thing Wednesday - more parking is definitely needed, and it could be accomplished with a strategic plan that would start with a coordinated parking effort.
Court Date Set For Booneville Man Arrested On Suspicion Of Ordering Pot Via Mail
A court date of Sept. 8 has been set for a Booneville man arrested on suspicion of ordering marijuana through the mail, according to the Pope County Sheriffs Office.
Firefighters double hours of training
The Russellville Fire Department has responded to 25 structure fires in the city limits, but there has been less of a monetary loss as a result of those fires, Chief John Cochran told the Russellville City Council during its regular meeting Thursday.
Change in ownership
The 240,000-square-foot distribution center, which Goody's closed in 2008 as part of a consolidation process, will be transformed into a manufacturing facility.
The Orlando Sentinel
Tech trend: Smart parking, sensors in Orlando
One of the biggest trends in tech right now is smart sensors that can interact with mobile phones.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Mayor gives update on Master Plan
There is one major reason the city of Russellville has enjoyed a rebirth downtown in the past few years - the vision, creation and implementation of a master plan.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Breakfast, lunch prices to increase at Dover
The Dover Board of Education approved a breakfast and lunch price increase during its regular meeting Thursday.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Log Cabin Democrat
Community Corner July 19
The 2014 Faulkner County Singing Convention will be held at LifeSong Baptist Church on July 25 and 26. Singing will begin at 6 p.m. on July 25, resume at 10 a.m. on July 26, break for potluck lunch, and take up again at 1 p.m. The Church address is 56 S. Broadview, Greenbrier, AR 72058.
Copper theft suspect arrested
The Russellville Police Department made an arrest this week in connection with the recent rash of air-conditioning coil thefts.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Steven and Elizabeth Krieger of Conway, formerly of Russellville, announce the engagement of their daughter, Cassi Louise Krieger of Fayetteville, to Brooks Jared Hunter, also of Fayetteville, son of Jerry and Lou Ann Hunter of Fort Smith.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
ATU reception welcomes Bowen
Arkansas Tech University will formally welcome its 12th president, Dr. Robin E. Bowen, with a come and go reception at Baswell Techionery from 5-6:30 p.m. Thursday.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
What's the matter?
The Museum of Discovery from Little Rock hosted a 45-minute special event at the Pope County Library System's Russellville headquarters on Saturday.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Business Plan for Startups - #ATUSBTDC
The Arkansas Small Business and Technology Development Center presents "Business Plan for Startups" on July 15 from 5:30 to 7:30 PM at Arkansas Tech University in Russellville.
Russellville Constable Arrested On Suspicion Of Damaging Walmart Property
A Russellville constable was arrested on suspicion of damaging more than $1,000 of Walmart property Sunday , according to a probable cause report.
Amendments placed on the November ballot
In a few short months, Arkansans will be heading to the polls to cast a ballot for our next governor, our U.S. senator, our next attorney general and many more state wide officers.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Cities rely on sirens to warn of tornadic weather
Though spring is the typical tornado season, the Arkansas River Valley is still at risk for violent storms this summer.