Blanchard Springs is one of the prettiest areas you can see in the state. It's located near Mountain View.
There are some things you can do to help your garden after our rain over the last few days.
Sonny Smith died in the line of duty last week while responding to a burglary call. You can watch the service live on www.arkansasmatters.com
Sen. John Boozman is touring the recovery efforts in Vilonia. He'll meet with Faulkner County leaders to see how the recovery is going.
Arkansas Hunters Feeding the Hungry is holding a golf tournament to help feed hungry Arkansans on June 8th. Go to http://www.arkansashunters.org/ for more information.
Triple Threat from Benton advances to the next round on America's Got Talent.
Today the City of Memphis will hold a public event celebrating the life and legacy of music icon BB King. A special musical tribute will happen here at Handy park in downtown Memphis just off Beale Street. BB King put the city of Memphis on the map for Blues music and fans from all over are expected to come out and give a final salute to the King of The Blues. The musical tribute will happen a little later this morning at 11 and then a procession of B.B. Kings remains down Beale Street will happen at 12:45pm. The city's asking for King's fans to wear blue. Reporting live I'm Jamie McGriff
It's a food & entertainment festival with a cycling event.
D.J. Williams finding a new way to exercise this morning at IMX Pilates. He also found former AR lineman Grant Cook working out. For more information https://youtu.be/_wvwndnhxaQ
The Arkansas River is expected to crest at levels Crawford County Emergency Officials have not seen in 25 years.
Perhaps the hardest hit area after the severe weather was Ola in Yell County. They were able to clear up much of the damage.
Pottsville had a large wall cloud that could have produced a tornado in the area during the severe weather Memorial Day. Fortunately they had minimal damage.
American Idol Season 9 winner and Arkansas native Kris Allen takes on former Hog DJ Williams in a Baggo competition at Riverfest. In the end Allen brought home the win.
Kris Allen shares his thoughts on playing at Riverfest 2015.
The Baggo Championship taking place at Riverfest 2015.
Pet of the Week a husky named Isis. She's about four years old, does well on a leash, has gotten along with our dogs -- except for being food-aggressive -- is supposed to be housebroken and has all sorts of good qualities.
Red Nose Day is a campaign dedicated to raising money for children and young people living in poverty by simply having fun and making people laugh. The inaugural Red Nose Day will be held in the US on May 21st, 2015. People across the country will come together to have fun and raise funds and awareness. The day's events will culminate in a three-hour entertainment TV special on NBC featuring the country's favorite comedians, musicians and Hollywood stars—it's a show not to be missed!
A news conference has been scheduled for Thursday morning, May 21st, at 11 AM in the State Police Commission Chambers at Arkansas State Police Administrative Headquarters, One State Police Plaza Drive, Little Rock. Colonel Bill Bryant, Director of the Arkansas State Police and commanders of the State Police Highway Patrol Division will be joined by other law enforcement agency representatives during the news conference. Arkansas State Troopers and local law enforcement officers remind Arkansas motorists to use their seat belts rather than risk a violator citation and fines or the possibility of serious injury or death if involved in a motor vehicle crash when not using a seat belt.
The last David Letterman show aired last night. This is a recap of the show.
The Diamond Hogs beat the Florida Gators after a late night game in the SEC Tournament. They take on the LSU Tigers tonight at 8 p.m.
Governor Asa Hutchinson's news conference for this afternoon has been rescheduled for Thursday morning. A news release announcing all agenda items for the special session of the 90th General Assembly will be sent our shortly. Updated details are as follows: WHAT: News Conference: Special Session Agenda Items, Government Efficiencies WHEN: 10:30 am, Thursday, May 21, 2015 WHERE: Governor's Conference Room State Capitol, Little Rock, AR
The Little Rock Police Department now awaiting new riot gear after the city board approved the purchase.
Little Rock Police confirm they are working a water rescue on La Harpe and Chester. Both streets are shut down. Police tell us a vehicle is stuck and they are working to pull it out.
The Diamond Hogs bring home a win to move on to the next round of the SEC tournament. They play against Florida tonight at 8.
Bubble Ball is a new and exciting twist to the traditional game of soccer! Imagine a game that combines football and soccer into one new, safe and hilariously fun game and you've got Bubble Ball! Choose Bubble Ball for your Party or Event! Want something new and fun that people will be talking about long after your event is over? Roll in the fun at your next party, reunion, church or corporate event! Bubble Ball is the perfect energizer for your next celebration! Let us handle all the details! Bubble Ball Tournaments are a weekend of fun! Get your friends or soccer team together and enter one of our yearly tournaments for a fun filled weekend. This is a great way for your group to get introduced to this fun new game. Unlike a traditional soccer tournament your guaranteed to have fun, win or lose! Bubble Ball Leagues are coming soon to Little Rock! We are now in the process of organizing Little Rock's newest and most exciting sporting league. Check back here and on our Facebook Page or Twitter Feed for the exciting details as soon as they become available!
Ira's Park Hill Grill offers fresh seafood dishes, steak, pasta, duck, lamb and a variety of salads, sandwiches and appetizers as well as an extensive wine and drink menu including a full bar Tuesday-Saturday Dinner - 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. Tuesday-Friday Lunch -11:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m 3812 J.F.K. Blvd North Little Rock, AR 72116 (501) 771-6900 http://www.irasparkhillgrill.com/home.html
Cabot Police are investigating a late night shooting.
The Voice Finale airs tonight on KARK, the LR City Council set to decide if it will fund riot gear for LRPD, a convicted sex offender back in jail and a LR internal medicine doctor arrested accused of writing nearly 200 fraudulent prescriptions.
The Heights Taco & Tamale Co. has been open for about a month. They offer Tex Mex with an Arkansas flare.
The gear costs about $300,000. LRPD officers will not have to undergo additional training. The Board should decide tonight.
May is National Strawberry Month and Lynsey Lou shares her strawberry recipes with the crew.
Aaron Nolan takes a dunk in the dunk tank after losing a contest to DJ Williams.
Splash Zone in Jacksonville is celebrating their 10th anniversary with a party! · The evening event is the perfect way to kick off Memorial Day weekend · The party will include free slides, giveaways and prizes, music and, of course, birthday cake · It has a three pool layout and offers recreation, exercise, and fun for all ages · The splash park features a plunge pool with two water slides, a water tunnel, umbrella-shaped rain drop, and dew drop water showers, and the kids-only tea cup. · Concessions are available
Friday, May 15, Ozone Action Days will host a kick-off for Ditch the Keys Week, an awareness-building campaign that encourages central Arkansas residents to protect air quality by using alternate modes of transportation and to reduce outdoor activities on high-ozone days. Ditch the Keys Week will take place May 15 - 22. The kick-off will take place on the front lawn of the Old State House at 7:30 a.m.
Arkansas Festival Ballet (AFB) announces its production of Hansel & Gretel, a storybook ballet, May 15 -17, 2015 at the Arkansas Arts Center Children's Theatre. Sponsors include CHI St. Vincent, Landers FIAT and the Arkansas Arts Council. Following the classic fairytale of the Brothers Grimm and the Tale of Candy Land, Hansel & Gretel features a full array of characters that bring the enchanting story to life through dancing and theatrics. Delectable dancing treats that adorn the Gingerbread House in the woods and that live in the world of Candy Land add color, grace and charm.
B.B. King, whose scorching guitar licks and heartfelt vocals made him the idol of generations of musicians and fans while earning him the nickname "King of the Blues," died late Thursday. He was 89. Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg confirmed the death to NBC News. Earlier, attorney Brent Bryson told The Associated Press that King died peacefully in his sleep at his home in Las Vegas.
Our Festival will proudly showcase many of our different heritages found within our church community. Our rich cultures will be evident in our homemade food, desserts, cultural dances, and church tours that highlight our Orthodox Christian heritage. Please join us as we serve Food, Friends, and Community. See you there!! 11 a.m. - 9 p.m. Friday & Saturday. 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. Sunday.
The Little Rock District joins boating professionals and boating enthusiasts to heighten awareness of different life jacket types that are available, including inflatable life jackets, and demonstrate their comfort and versatility by wearing them to work. The annual event serves as a fun educational element just prior to National Safe Boating Week, May 16-22, the official launch. Ready, Set, Wear It!,"
Come get your hot and juicy booth at the Greek Food Festival grabbing attention with a little fun this morning.
Joel is a 3 month old gray tabby with white toes and a loving personality. Joel is a kitten so playing is a favorite activity, but he loves to be cuddled and will purr contentedly as you stroke him. He was a single stray kitten brought to the Humane Society of Pulaski County in late April. Now that Joel has had all his vaccinations and has been neutered he is ready to find a loving home. He is such a sweet guy, I am sure he will soon find a new home. HSPC NEWS: Our HEART adoption vehicle is scheduled to be at PETSMART on Financial Parkway Saturday from 10 a.m.-2p.m. SATURDAY 2.TICKETS AR AVAILABLE FOR BREWS & BARKS, SATURDAY JUNE 6, 2-6, AT DIAMOND BEAR BREWERY IN NORTH LITTLE ROCK. GO TO diamondbear.yapsody.com
The stores are located off Merrill Drive, on the first floor of the non-profit organization, ICM or Independent Case Management. ICM has been serving individuals with disabilities across the state for more than 25 years, by providing the necessary support to keep them in their community of choice and offering an enhanced quality of life. ICM started a new day-hab program earlier this year called BRAVO, as a way to help build strong, independent citizens by developing life and leisure skills - as well as allowing paid internships to work in the organization's new retail stores. Biscuits and Bamboo are open Tuesdays thru Saturdays, Noon to 6pm. The stores are located at 1525 Merrill Drive in Little Rock. Mention that you saw this on KARK / FOX16 and get 10% off your purchase. For more information on the BRAVO program, contact Sara Monday at 501-228-0063, extension 111 or via email Sara.email@example.com
Is the force with you?...Tonight is Star Wars night at the Arkansas Travelers game at 7:10 p.m.
Hilary Hunt shares the latest from flooding on the river trail.
DJ Williams and Aaron Nolan are competing in a first pitch contest on Saturday night at the Travelers game.
4th District Congressman Bruce Westerman shares his thoughts on the recent damage in Nashville, AR. Including 2 deaths in the area from the EF 2 tornado.
Heifer International has projects in the area of Nepal impacted by both the 7.8 magnitude earthquake that occurred Saturday, April 25, and the 7.3 magnitude earthquake that struck May 12. · Heifer International is saddened to report the deaths of at least 65 project participants. Our thoughts and prayers are with these families and our colleagues who are assisting these communities. · Through this week, Heifer's efforts are focused on providing temporary shelter, blankets and mattresses - especially tents with durable quality to last through the coming monsoon season that typically runs June through September. · As of May 12, Heifer Nepal has directly provided relief supplies to 10,434 families. · Heifer plans to assist another 10,000 families in another five districts and is coordinating with the local governments to do so. · The projected total for families reached is 20,600 . · Heifer was partnering with the Lions Club and other agencies to provide food and water. · Going forward, Heifer will be focusing on livestock recovery and support. We will begin restocking animals that were lost, ensuring animals have proper shelter, food and water supplies, providing vaccinations and dewormings. We will also begin distribution of vegetables seeds. These efforts will help the affected families begin rebuilding their livelihoods. · Because of the widespread damage and need, Heifer Nepal is assisting families who are not currently Heifer project participants · Approximately 1,500 animals have been reported as losses. · Heifer officials anticipate that these numbers may change as assessments are still in progress. · Heifer India is helping to coordinate relief efforts in Nepal To learn more and to make a donation: www.heifer.org
The American Heart Association talks the latest in sugar consumption in your daily diet.
NWTF banquet which will take place next Tuesday night, May 19 in Conway MEGA YETI giveaway, over 30 guns, over 50 YETI, Live and Silent Auctions, games, and more fun than should be aloud under one roof!! Conway AR May 19th @ The Conway Armory! 05/19/2015 - 6:00 PM CDT Conway Armory 300 exchange dr Conway, AR 72032 The NWTF - a national nonprofit organization - is the leader in upland wildlife habitat conservation in North America. Founded in 1973, the NWTF is headquartered in Edgefield, S.C., and has local chapters in every state. The NWTF is dedicated to the conservation of the wild turkey and the preservation of our hunting heritage. Through vital partnerships with state, federal and provincial wildlife agencies, the NWTF and our members have helped restore wild turkey populations throughout North America - from a mere 30,000 in the entire United States to more than 7 million across the United States, Canada and Mexico.
Shannon Miller shares the latest flooding situation from Dardanelle.
Wild River Country in North Little Rock experiencing delays on opening new attractions after severe weather caused flooding and debris.
Make it with Mal has a special guest Cori Fetters of Just Scrap It. Cori shows us how to create a variety of items with wrapping leftover from Christmas.
Make it with Mal features a variety of food and crafts.
There are are many things you can make in your home that will work for great decorations you can use for the holidays.