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1 min ago | FOX16
The judge who divulged secrets regarding actress Charlize Theron's adoption and posted other controversial comments online has officially been replaced on the bench. Former Conway City Attorney Mike Murphy was sworn in to serve as Judge Mike Maggio's replacement in circuit court through the end of the year.
4 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat
Councilwoman Shelia Whitmore is seeking her fifth term on the Conway City Council. A Conway native, Whitmore was first elected in 1998, becoming the council's first minority member.
5 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat
Nationally known comedian Johnny W. will perform October 4, 2014 during a Comedy CafA© program from 6:30-9 p.m. at Conway's First Church of the Nazarene, a unique fundraising event to support the ministry of Deliver Hope. Deliver Hope serves at-risk youth in Faulkner County and beyond through a variety of outreaches.
9 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat
Service Above Self awards were presented by Conway Noon Rotary Club on Sept. 11 to Conway Poloice Department Officer Thomas Knopp and Faulkner County Reserves Sheriff's Deputy Wes Scroggin.
10 hrs ago | Arkansas Times
Call this the rest of the story: I got a form e-mail the other day from Walmart's pugnacious flack, David Tovar. It began: We all know the first rule of journalism is "don't bury the lead" so here goes: after eight amazing years, I've decided to leave Walmart at the end of the month.
The 76th annual Faulkner County Fair officially kicks off Tuesday with the parade at 5 p.m. in downtown Conway, followed by the opening of the midway at 6 p.m. at the Conway Expo Center and Fairgrounds. Fair Committee Chairman David Henze said this year's entertainment lineup includes three up-and-coming musicians - Sarabeth and Kayla Adams on Friday night and Matthew Huff on Saturday night.
The control cab of the new generation of drilling rigs, featuring joystick technology with touch screen applications, has been likened to the cockpit of a Star Wars spacecraft.
With more than 400 students having registered at noon today, an all-time record enrollment for Hendrix College was assured, it was announced this afternoon by Dr. T.S. Staples, dean of college. The regular registration period will close at 9:30 tonight and classes will begin meeting tomorrow morning.
Dr. J.H. Reynolds, president of Hendrix College, is the latest addition to the hall of fame at Couchwood, summer estate of Harvey Couch near Hot Springs. Almost one entire wall of the living room in the main lodge at Couchwood is covered with large photographs signed and sent to Mr. Couch by close friends throughout the United States.
Manuel W. McCuien, 61, of Mayflower, was arrested Thursday after the Faulkner County Sheriff's Office Special Response Team served a narcotic search warrant at his residence. Investigators with the sheriff's office started working leads into McCuien selling narcotics to juveniles from his residence.
A Faulkner County Circuit Judge who hit national headlines after making controversial online comments and divulging details in a celebrity adoption has been removed from his office. A Faulkner County Circuit Judge who hit national headlines after making controversial online comments and divulging details in a celebrity adoption has been removed from his office.
Sandy Jo Dowdy's 40th birthday party was a great success. On behalf of Sandy and the rest of the family I would like to express our sincere appreciation of your presence and the wonderful gifts that were received.
It's not uncommon to hear about stray cats and dogs, but one county is dealing with a more unique type of "stray" situation. And some local rescue groups say it could be a deadly threat to people living in the area.
As of Sept. 11, 458 students in grades K-12 are enrolled, compared to 408 at the same time last year.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 10:40 pm
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