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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...

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Aug 25, 2015 8:35am

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UCA to host Community Development Institute

Jul 21, 2015 10:55am

Elected officials and community leaders from across the mid-south will meet at the University of Central Arkansas campus on Aug. 3-6 to participate in the annual Community Development Institute (...

Ouachita names Dean’s, President’s lists

Jul 21, 2015 10:52am

Ouachita Baptist University recently named its Dean’s List and President’s List for the spring 2015 semester.

To be named to the Dean’s List, a student must compile at least a 3.5 grade...

Moore on Maumelle: Out of sight, out of mind?

Jul 14, 2015 9:08am

There has been a rash of removals over the past few weeks. Bill Cosby has been removed from television and from Disney World, where a statue stood in his honor.

They have pulled down the...

Jeremy Peppas photos

Not in my front yard; Neighborhood opposes proposed sand plant

Jul 14, 2015 2:45pm

A proposed conditional use permit for property along the Arkansas River has stirred up the people who live there, again.

Janet Watkins and her husband Bill have lived at their home on...

Masters to retire; party this Friday

Jul 14, 2015 2:56pm

Beverly Masters was the first employee of the City of Maumelle and the only employee for nearly three months.

She was part-time the first three weeks and the least amount she worked in a...

State heats up, doesn’t look to cool off

Jul 14, 2015 10:50am

Most of Arkansas was under a heat advisory through Tuesday and the National Weather Service expects the high temperatures to stay around

Triple-digit heat indices, which measure the...

Moore on Maumelle: Getting old ain’t for the faint-hearted

Jul 07, 2015 7:14am

I spoke to the lunch crowd at the Maumelle Senior Wellness Center the other day and when I agreed to do the talk, I was amused to even think I was giving a talk to an “old folks group.” But … I...

A public hearing was held Monday about Maumelle Water Management and Central Arkansas Water merging. (Jeremy Peppas)

Crowd gathers for public hearing

Updated: Jul 07, 2015 9:05am

About 110 people were in attendance for a public hearing Monday night about a proposed merger of Maumelle Water Management and Central Arkansas Water.

The hearing immediately followed the...

State Rep. Mark Lowery (left) is presented with the Arkansas Municipal League’s Distinguished Legislator Award by 2015-2016 League President and Batesville Mayor Rick Elumbaugh.

Lowery receives Arkansas Municipal League award

Jul 07, 2015 2:28pm

The Arkansas Municipal League, on Wednesday, June 24, presented State Rep. Mark Lowery of Maumelle and who represents District 39 with the organization’s Distinguished Legislator Award during the...

Debbie Kelly photos

I live in a world made of cardboard

Jul 07, 2015 10:37am

The second annual Cardboard Boat Races were held at Lake Willastein last Saturday as part of the Fourth of July celebration.