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  1. Program gives preschoolers better chanceRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    Dr. Charlotte Green of Conway Public Schools believes all children should have an equal start, and so she founded Arkansas Preschool Plus. Housed at Conway Adult Education, the small nonprofit organization provides professional development for pre-kindergarten teachers, support for parents and teaching materials.

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  2. AHTD to hold public involvement meeting for Lewis CrossingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department will hold a public involvement meeting tonight at Conway Christian School to discuss plans to improve a portion of Dave Ward Drive that runs along the proposed site of the Lewis Crossing Shopping Center. Plans are to widen about a mile of roadway from two to four lanes extending from Interstate 40 to East German Lane - a portion of highway north of the proposed Lewis Crossing Shopping Center.

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  3. Check out the mid-tern signees for UCA footballRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    The University of Central Arkansas football staff has added eight mid-term recruits, including wide receiver Brandon Cox of Conway. Since the season ended in November, coach Steve Campbell and his staff have focused on filling specific holes with mid-term transfers since that signing date had an earlier deadline in mid-December.

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  4. Kendrick returns to Conway schools in newly-established positionRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Log Cabin Democrat

    For Heather Kendrick, the 40-year-old communications specialist at Conway Public Schools, the task of starting in a newly-created position for the district is one she welcomes with open arms after being away from education for about nine years. "It's kind of a homecoming," she said.

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  5. Krispy Kreme Opens Thursday in ConwayRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ArkansasBusiness.com

    The third Krispy Kreme Doughnuts location in Arkansas opens Thursday in Conway. The shop will be located at 1105 Dave Ward Drive.

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  6. Junior Auxiliary provides Christmas for 40 local childrenRead the original story

    Yesterday | Log Cabin Democrat

    The Junior Auxiliary of Conway teamed up with Community Action Program for Central Arkansas for the fourth year to provide Christmas gifts for local families in need. "Every kid deserves a nice Christmas and some of these parents are just having a hard time providing food, much less Christmas gifts," said Jennifer Welter, founder of the giving project and now a staffer at CAPCA.

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  7. lastRead the original story

    Yesterday | Log Cabin Democrat

    The Conway Rockies are red-hot. After the Rockies finished their first game of a doubleheader with Central Arkansas Christian at Wampus Cat Field on Tuesday, their undefeated record was still intact.

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  8. Conway police issue warrant for marijuana possessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... 180 pounds, and has black hair and brown eyes. Anyone with information on Parker's whereabouts is asked to call Conway Police at (501) 450-6120 or text an anonymous tip to CRIMES (274637) using the keyword "Conway" in the body of the text plus the ...

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  9. Conway Belk reaches out for angel donations to benefit Carolyn LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Log Cabin Democrat

    The Conway Belk location recently selected Carolyn Lewis Elementary School in Conway as the recipient of donations made through the department store's nationwide Angel Days promotion. The school kicks off the first holiday fundraising campaign for Belk through its Title I status, defined by the U.S. Department of Education as a school with a high number or high percentage of children from low-income families.

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  10. Home BancShares, Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter Earnings Release Date and Conference CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | GlobeNewswire

    ... the Company's website at www.homebancshares.com . Home BancShares, Inc. is a bank holding company, headquartered in Conway, Arkansas. Our wholly-owned subsidiary, Centennial Bank, provides a broad range of commercial and retail banking plus related ...

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  11. Restaurant development at Superior Chevrolet location approvedRead the original story

    Tuesday | Log Cabin Democrat

    A "doggy daycare" and the preliminary plan for the redevelopment of the former Superior Chevrolet property were approved by the Conway Planning Commission on Monday night. As a planned unit development , the city's zoning authority will have more guidance over the 6.7-acre property's development.

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  12. Singer, songwriter Newman to perform at UCARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Arkansas Online

    Singer and songwriter Randy Newman will perform at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway next month, the university announced Tuesday.

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  13. McKennon offices are 'linchpin' of Village at HendrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Log Cabin Democrat

    Ward Davis, CEO of The Village at Hendrix, said a $2.4-million mixed-use development currently under construction came about as a result of a need for spaces in Conway. The Village at Hendrix LLC and Conway real estate group J.C. Thornton & Co.

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  14. Bikers revving up for toy runRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Bikers from throughout Arkansas will gather in Conway on Saturday, Dec. 20, for the 14th annual Conway Regional Toy Run. The bikers will begin their line up at 10 a.m. at Landers Toad Suck Harley Davidson, 1110 Collier Drive off Museum Road in Conway.

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  15. Fox's Den: Hometown Holiday a successRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Log Cabin Democrat

    ... ribbon cutting ceremony with the Chamber tomorrow at 11 a.m. If you have not caught the hilarious show at the Conway Dinner Theater, "Greater Tuna," it's not too late for tickets. There are still four shows left and they make a great night out with ...

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  16. Nonprofit helps childcare centers excelRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Log Cabin Democrat

    In Conway there is a nonprofit organization that is working to make childcare centers better one resource at a time. Carol Crockett heads up the Conway/Faulkner County satellite office of Childcare Aware of Northcentral Arkansas, which is part of a national program working toward ever-improving childcare.

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  17. Developer looking to place restaurants in former Conway dealershipRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Examiner.com

    Developer Ryan McNeill of Veritas Development is eying a former auto dealership in Conway, AR for a development that will feature three restaurants. At a closed meeting of the Conway Planning Commission last Thursday McNeill announced his plans to develop the property at 915 E. Oak St, which used to be the home of Superior Chevrolet to local media outlets.

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  18. UCA nursing chair to lead Conway Regional boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Arkansas Online

    The white nurse's cap that Barbara Williams wore in the hospital in the late 1960s and early 1970s is on display in her office at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway, just one reminder of how times have changed in the profession.

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  19. Street department tests crosswalk safety measure near Marguerite VannRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Log Cabin Democrat

    Parents of local children attending Marguerite Vann Elementary School and Carl Stuart Middle School hope efforts with the Conway Street and Engineering Department will create a safer crosswalk environment in the area for their children. Discussions began with concerns about crosswalk safety at Stermer and Salem roads in Conway.

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  20. Lady Cats power to third place in WC InvitationalRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | Log Cabin Democrat

    It took three and a half minutes, six turnovers and five straight layups Saturday for the Conway High School Lady Cats to clear a wide path to the third-place trophy in the girls division of the Bank of the Ozarks John Stanton Wampus Cat Invitational. After losing to Little Rock Hall, 80-73, Friday night, the Lady Cats took advantage of turnovers and steals and resulting layups to build a double-digit lead in a little over than three minutes in romping to a 72-33 victory over Springdale at Buzz Bolding Arena.

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