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NLR fire engulfs home

Apr 22, 2014 5:16pm

Firefighters from the North Little Rock and MacAlmont fire departments reported to a structure fire on Monday at 922 Spradlin Cove, North Little Rock, at 5:47 p.m.

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Pitchford joins Arkansas Farm Bureau as lobbyist

Apr 17, 2014 2:10pm

Arkansas Farm Bureau has hired Jeff Pitchford as its director of public policy for state affairs. Pitchford comes to Farm Bureau after working in governmental relations since 1999 at the...

Church members who helped this year with the Easter basket program include (Top row left to right: Harriet Hawkins, Director of Volunteers, Rochelle Greenwood, Diane Taylor, Candice Lowe, Judy Peters, Lavonne Smith, Katie Phillips (Bottom row l-r: Karene Jones, Volunteer Coordinator Jan Walker, Kaye Lowe, Martha Jo Shilling, Bettye Clemens, Suzanne Heidelberg, Sandy Philbrick, Bobbi Lierly, Martha Gresham, Sue Rennie and Judy Steen.

2014 marks 15th year Park Hill church helps Arkansas Hospice fill Easter baskets

Apr 17, 2014 2:11pm

Park Hill Presbyterian Church Women, along with Arkansas Hospice volunteers and staff, gathered recently at the North Little Rock church to assemble 225 Easter baskets filled with candy, stuffed...

Quiz Bowl Flapjack Fundraiser Saturday, April 19

Apr 17, 2014 2:09pm

The North Little Rock Quiz Bowl will be hosting a Flapjack Fundraiser Saturday, April 19 from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. at the Applebee’s located at 4333 Warden Road, North Little Rock. All proceeds...

Memorial Day planning meeting set for April 17

Apr 17, 2014 2:08pm

The Arkansas Department of Veterans Affairs (ADVA) will hold its annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Monday, May 26 at the Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery at North Little Rock. The first planning...

NLR NEXT Generation Young Professionals Four-Man Golf Scramble set for April 21

Apr 17, 2014 2:08pm

In its fifth year, the North Little Rock Chamber of Commerce’s NEXT Generation Young Professionals Four-Man Golf Scramble will be held on Monday, April 21, at Stone Links Golf Course. The...

NLR to host statewide water meeting

Apr 15, 2014 11:00pm

The Arkansas Natural Resources Commission has scheduled a Water Plan Update Workgroup Meeting for 1-4:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, at the Wyndham Riverfront Hotel, 2 Riverfront Drive in North Little...

Farm Bureau sets Measure the Candidate forum

Apr 15, 2014 10:54pm

LITTLE ROCK — Arkansas Farm Bureau is hosting a Measure the Candidate forum Tuesday, April 22, at the Wyndham Riverfront Hotel in North Little Rock.

Candidates for the state’s constitutional...

Central Arkansas public housing programs among grant recipients

Apr 15, 2014 9:55pm

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development recently awarded $16,501,505 to 105 Arkansas public housing authorities to make major large-scale improvements, including several operations in...

Micki Smith sits with Ryan and Ava Wooderson, both of Sherwood, in the children’s library located on the top floor of the Argenta branch.

New library branch in Argenta opens

Apr 10, 2014 5:07pm

As downtown areas in cities across the country try to think of new an innovative ways to bring more people into their places of commerce, the Argenta community in North Little Rock celebrated on...

Greg Rayburn Both the North Little Rock Electric Department and police department are making accommodations as the city’s school district continues its major construction project.

City trying to accommodate school district as construction continues

Apr 10, 2014 4:46pm

The city of North Little Rock is trying to make accommodations as the North Little Rock School District continues its major construction project.

City Attorney Jason Carter, who is also...