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Moore on Maumelle: A day at the races pays off in more ways than one

Mar 24, 2015 6:49am

Each year around the middle of March, a group of guys who have known each other since high school and college make a trek to Hot Springs to watch the ponies run, imbibe excessively and overeat to...

Snake at the Lake

Mar 24, 2015 10:46am

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Mann at Work

Mar 05, 2015 5:14pm

Philip Mann, Music Director, conducts the Arkansas Symphony Orchestra Saturday night, February 28 at the Maumelle Performing Arts Center, The symphony performed Schubert’s “Unfinished” with music...

Three dead, home in rubble after double murder, suicide

Mar 05, 2015 5:09pm

Firefighters discovered a grisly scene last Friday when the responded to a house fire at 151 Auriel Circle.

Inside they found the bodies of James and Tatiana Wilbanks, who were married, and...

Moore on Maumelle: City heads report on ‘state of the city’

Feb 23, 2015 9:07pm

Mayor Watson and other city chiefs have published their “state of the city” address, basically pointing out the good things that have happened in the past year.

The Mayor says it was a “good...

Mike Watson: State of the City

Feb 23, 2015 9:12pm

Editor’s note: Maumelle Mayor Mike Watson delivered his annual state of the city address last Tuesday at the City Council meeting. The report follows:

Members of the Maumelle City Council,...

State Rep. Mark Lowery, R-Maumelle, sits at his desk in the House Chamber after his bill to loosen requirements for creating a new school district by detachment from an existing district failed in a 49-25 vote on Feb. 17. (Dale Ellis photo)

House approves bill on creation of school districts

Feb 23, 2015 8:37pm

The Arkansas House on Monday approved bills to loosen restrictions on creating new school districts.

House members voted to reconsider House Bill 1242 by Rep. Mark Lowery, R-Maumelle — which...

Vadim Gluzman Photo: Marco Borggreve

Gluzman to perform at Performing Arts Center

Feb 23, 2015 7:21pm

The Arkansas Symphony Orchestra, Philip Mann, Music Director and Conductor, presents the fifth concert in the 2014 -2015 Stella Boyle Smith Masterworks Series: Schubert’s Unfinished. Renowned...

Keep Safe & Warm

Feb 23, 2015 6:44pm

1. Gather together an emergency kit and include flashlights, batteries, blankets, a battery-powered or hand-crank radio, non-perishable food, a can opener, cash, and an external battery pack for...

Moore on Maumelle | Spreading the love

Feb 16, 2015 3:14pm

As usual, Valentine’s Day proved to be a boon for sellers of plastic trinkets, cards, flowers, candy, clothing, jewelry and food. So, in a way it’s good for the economy. The sales projections for...

Juvenal Acosta Sagastume (a local Honduras man, came to USA and got a college degree but returned home to better his community.

On a mission

Feb 16, 2015 9:36pm

Maumelle Mayor Mike Watson took his first of 15 mission trips in 1998. Watson has been predominately to Honduras but has also participated in one mission trip to Nicaragua.

“I like to go and...


Lowery introduces legislative bill to create new school districts

Feb 16, 2015 9:13pm

Last week at the state Capitol, the House Education Committee endorsed House Bill 1242 by Rep. Mark Lowery, R-Maumelle, which would allow the creation of new school districts with as few as 2,500...