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MOORE ON MAUMELLE | Council making sure Maumelle really wants an indoor pool

Apr 15, 2014 7:39pm

Last week’s City Council meeting dealt a blow to the group pulling for the indoor aquatic center. It now appears that the Council is saying that IF we put the aquatic center on the bond issue...

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Alderman Preston Lewis, right, speaks to his constituents who held an organizational meeting at Alicia Gillen’s home on Club Manor Drive to plot plans to defeat next Mondays’s vote on locating a new fire station off Odom Boulevard South and between Club Manor Drive and Maumelle Boulevard. The site is just south, across the street from Kroger. Photo by Bill Lawson

Club Manor residents rally against new fire station

Mar 12, 2014 6:01am

A group of residents in the Club Manor Drive and surrounding areas are attempting to stop next Monday’s vote on a resolution which would authorize the city to start construction of a new Maumelle...

Maumelle police to crackdown on Teen drivers

Mar 12, 2014 6:01am

Teenagers - be forewarned.

A Maumelle crackdown on seat belt use of teen drivers is underway in Maumelle and scheduled to last through March 23.

The effort is a joint State, county and...

Watson and Anderson meet with Pryor on Third entrance funding

Mar 12, 2014 6:01am

U.S. Sen. Mark Pryor met with Maumelle Mayor Mike Watson and Alderman Rick Anderson on Tuesday in Washington to discuss funding for highway and infrastructure improvements in central Arkansas -...

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Mar 12, 2014 6:01am

AARP Potluck to be held Thursday

The AARP Chapter Quarterly Potluck for The Maumelle AARP Chapter will hold its first potluck of the year at 6 p.m. at the Maumelle Senior Wellness Center on...

EDITORIAL | Heroes among us

Mar 12, 2014 6:01am

Last week’s Maumelle Rotary Club’s annual awards banquet for Maumelle police officers and firefighters offered a glimpse into what our first responders face every day and how heroically they...

MOORE ON MAUMELLE | Is it time for Maumelle to get out of the Park?

Mar 11, 2014 8:03pm

The Park on the River is the premier event facility located in Maumelle, Arkansas. The 3,000-plus-square-foot multipurpose venue sits on 11 acres with a breathtaking view of the Arkansas River....

MOORE ON MAUMELLE | Maumelle legislators play major role in private option battle

Mar 06, 2014 12:07pm

It’s been interesting to watch the private option battle in the fiscal session of the legislature. Two of our senators, Sanders and English, have been prominent players in the passage of the...

Pogue family offers thanks

Mar 06, 2014 3:58pm

The family of Oak Grove Fire Chief Randy Pogue said, “We really want to thank the doctors, nurses and staff at the Baptist Health Medical Center in Little Rock for all that they did.

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Scores of fire engines from all over Arkansas and emergency vehicle escorted Chief Pogue to his final resting place. Photo by Capt. Michael Cossey

Pogue laid to rest with full honors

Mar 06, 2014 3:58pm

Oak Grove Fire Chief Randy Pogue was laid to rest on Feb. 28 with full honors. His casket was carried by his department’s fire engine with an honor guard of his men serving as pallbearers riding...

War Waters over

Mar 06, 2014 3:52pm

After decades of mistrust and failure to communicate with each other, Maumelle Water Management and the Maumelle City Council appear to have settled on a new way of satisfying the concerns of both...