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Planning Commission rejects sand plant

Sep 01, 2015 5:29pm

The Maumelle Planning Commission rejected an application by Jeffrey Sand Co., to put a building supply store in along the Arkansas River.

Represented by David Bridgforth, a Pine Bluff...

Color your World

Sep 01, 2015 2:53pm

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Newcomers coffee this Friday

Sep 01, 2015 5:00am

Maumelle Newcomers Coffee “Welcome Back” will be Friday, Sept. 4, at the Maumelle Community at 10 a.m.

Displays of various Newcomer activities will be available for viewing. All women in the...

Moore on Maumelle: Maumelle shows up on Redneck towns list

Aug 31, 2015 10:08pm

You could always tell you were talking to a Redneck in my hometown because if you called someone a Redneck, they would threaten to kick your butt. Arkansas has a huge Redneck population and I...

New Lions Club officers From Left to Right: Dave Ward, Past President, John Ahlen, President, Preston Lewis, Treasurer, Paul Elliott, Membership, Fred Peyton, Tail Twister, Roger Harrod, Vice President, Larry Coy, Secretary, and Bill Russell, Programs. (Photo by Patrick Jones)

Lions Club to host Nash

Aug 31, 2015 10:57pm

Mary Nash, a Maumelle Attorney, will be the guest Speaker for the Maumelle Lions Club at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 14 at the Jess Odom Community Center. She will present a 20 minute program on Estate...

Maumelle Garden Club to meet

Aug 31, 2015 10:49pm

The Maumelle Garden Club meets at 6:30 p.m. this Thursday.

The speaker is Brent Baker, a botanist with the Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission and past president of the Arkansas Native...

Mike Watson: A note from the Mayor

Aug 31, 2015 10:01pm

The month of August was full of a variety of activities in Maumelle. Schools started back up; sports kicked off with practices and scrimmages; and people took last minutes vacations. We are...

Moore on Maumelle: District needs to take care of Maumelle High School’s bleacher dilemma

Aug 25, 2015 6:53am

At last week’s council meeting, Russ Laster, president of the Maumelle Booster Club stopped by and asked for some spare change. A lot of spare change. He was asking for a handout of about $20,000...

This alley runs behind around 40 homes off Rolling Oaks Drive and the concrete is so unstable and fracture it is difficult to walk in. (Jeremy Peppas photo)

On the boulevard of broken ‘crete; Council looks at solutions to Rolling Oaks alley

Updated: Aug 25, 2015 3:11pm

In a public hearing that didn’t have much public attend Mayor Mike Watson said the “ballpark estimate” to repair the alley off Rolling Oaks Drive would be at least $300,000 and “it could be more...

Isabelle Longnecker, left, with Family History instructor, Todd Hansen and Denver Bowen, work on family history Aug. 22.

Crowd gathers for family history event

Aug 25, 2015 8:00am

On a typical Saturday, Maumelle’s Denver Bowen, almost 12, can be found playing tennis or tearing something apart to see how it works. This past Saturday was different. Bowen joined 325 family...

Mailbag: Conque

Aug 25, 2015 8:35am

Dear Editor,

No to Jeffery Sand!!! Keep Jeffery Sand out of residential areas!!! Preserve the beauty for residents along the Arkansas River!!! Stand up and show integrity about doing what is...

Mailbag: Munns

Aug 25, 2015 8:35am

Dear Editor,

Why would our city leaders even consider letting a sand mining company do business on Maumelle’s river front property. Where is the future vision of our leadership? It took a...