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  • MissAR Miss Arkansas Excels in Miss America Pageant - Last night, Miss New York was crowned at the new Miss America but, one Arkansan was also in the spotlight. Miss Arkansas, Ashton Campell from Hindsville, was named second runner up at the Miss America Pageant after showcasing her vocal talent. Miss New York took […]
  • gaspump Gas Prices Drop -   Gas prices have taken a turn for the better in recent weeks. US regular gasoline retail price fell to an average of $3.49 per gallon in August. That’s 12 cents below the average in July and 21 cents below the average in June. Here […]
  • flushot Flu Shots Available at Pat Walker -   It’s about that time of year again, flu shot season. The vaccine has arrived at the Pat Walker Health Center. It will be available for students who are showing symptoms as well as for those who are not. Walk in’s or appointments are now […]
  • compt New Computer Lab Open in Student Union - After a number of delays, the computer lab has reopened in the Arkansas Student Union. IT services announced today the grand re-opening of the general access computer lab. The lab is open from 8 A.M. to midnight on Monday through Friday and from 9 A.M. […]
  • Grothaus Fayetteville Police Search for Missing Teen - The Fayetteville Police are seeking the public’s assistance in finding a runaway girl. 15-year-old Madeline Grothaus was reported missing in June. Police say she hasn’t had any contact with her family or posted any social media updates since then. Anyone with information about Grothaus is […]
  • SPD Springdale Police Honor the Fallen with Touching Message - Today the Springdale Police Department honored all the fallen heroes with a sentimental message read over the police radio at the exact same time the first plane hit The World Trade Center in 2001. The message read as follows: “On September 11, 2001, 2,973 people […]
  • 800px-Eastern_Grey_Squirrel Bentonville Hosts World Championship Squirrel Cook-off! - If you’re feeling hungry, and little adventurous, head to Bentonville this weekend for a wild cooking competition. The 3rd annual World Championship Squirrel Cook-off is taking place on the Bentonville square this Saturday. Contestants have to chop and prep their squirrels on site the day […]
  • fayetteville Fayetteville Nominated for Best College Town - For local residents, Fayetteville is known as a “funky” town. Now it is getting some national recognition. USA Today nominated Fayetteville as one the best college town weekends. The reason? The number of restaurants, bars, and businesses of Fayetteville. To vote for Fayetteville as the […]
  • patriotHog-01 U of A ROTC Honors 9/11 Victims. - Today the U of A’s Army ROTC commemorated the September 11th terrorist attacks with the 2nd annual 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb. The group climbed the stairs of Donald W. Reynolds Football Stadium until the number of times they climbed equaled the height of the World […]
  • rrlogo_rainbow Reading Rainbow Star to Visit Fayetteville Library. - The star of the PBS series “Reading Rainbow” will be paying a visit to the Fayetteville Public Library. Actor, Levar Burton is visiting Northwest Arkansas to celebrate ten years in the Blair Library Building. He will be speaking Wednesday October, 22nd at 7 P.M.. The […]
  • University-of-Arkansas U of A College Ranking Drops. - The U of A’s rank in the US News and World Report’s “Best Colleges 2015” is down a bit from last year. The University ranks 135th overall, six spots lower than last year. Three categories rose in the rankings: Alumni Giving, Student Selectivity, and Faculty […]
  • DoucetteMug Man Identified in Springdale Hardee’s Robbery. - The man who police say held up a Hardee’s restaurant and threatened to shoot a cashier is in custody. The robbery happened Monday night. According to police, the robber got away with only $33. They used an artist’s sketch of the suspect and some additional […]
  • KelleyMug Man Attempts to Hire Hitman from Jail. -   A man being held in the Washington County Jail has been arrested again after police say he tried to hire a hitman from behind bars. Police arrested Damian Kelley in July when a tipster told them Kelley was looking for someone he could hire […]
  • RYAN Fayetteville Police Searching for Stabbing Suspect - Fayetteville Police are looking for a man in connection with a deadly stabbing that occurred Saturday night.  Police are looking for 24-year-old Cory Lee Ryan in connection with the incident. According to a press release, Fayetteville police responded to a report of a stabbing shortly […]
  • tubert Arkansas Alum Tubert Joins Cast of Golf Show - Three-time All-American at the University of Arkansas, and UATV alum, Emily Tubert has announced she will be joining the cast of Big Break Myrtle Beach.  The Golf Channels’s reality competition, in its 22nd season, features 6 men and 6 women vying for the chance to […]
  • Seal_copy Chancellor Gearhart Welcomes Students Back - Today was the beginning of the Fall 2014 semester and Chancellor G. David Gearhart wants to welcome all students to the U of A.  The chancellor released a short video this morning  saying that student population is expected to reach an all-time high in enrollment […]
  • Bid Day 2014 UATV Streams - Bid Day 2014 UATV Streams UATV High Quality HD Stream and iPhone/Smartphone stream: kaltura.com/tiny/j9mbj (Click the arrows on the lower right of the video to go fullscreen.) UATV Ustream Standard Stream: http://www.ustream.tv/channel/uatvonline-live
  • Tevin-Mitchel-Evaluates-His-Game Football Injuries - by UATV Sports’ Tyler Woessner Two Razorbacks have undergone surgeries now that spring ball has wrapped up.  Senior cornerback Tevin Mitchel was held out of the Spring Game because of a hamstring injury, but he had shoulder surgery this week. Arkansas head coach Bret Bielema […]
  • christopherhart Man Arrested with Guns on UofA Campus - According to police, a man was arrested on the U of A campus with 2 guns.  Police say they were approached by a person who said that there was a Jeep parked in Lot 7 that had been running since midnight.  The officer found 21 […]
  • tornadopath Tornadoes Continue to Ravage the Southern US - The same storms that devastated Central Arkansas on Sunday hit Alabama, Mississippi and North Carolina last night causing widespread destruction. Towns such as Tuscaloosa, Athens, Tupelo and Kazoo City all were hit hard by this powerful storm, which as of last night, has now claimed 70 lives in […]
  • StormBanner TORNADO UPDATE - The National Weather Service of Little Rock has declared the tornado that blew through Central Arkansas as a minimum of an EF3 classification. The first tornado appears to have been a single tornado that touched down for 40 miles, heading from Maumelle, to Mayflower, and […]
  • arkanstrong How You Can Donate to Help Victims of the Tornadoes - There are several ways you can help out. To donate to the Arkansas Red Cross, text “REDCROSS” to 90999 or to the Salvation Army, text “STORM” to 80888. Many places around Northwest Arkansas are also accepting donations. They’re asking for household items, toiletries, and bedding. Here’s a […]
  • vilonia Volunteers Find Memories in Vilonia - Early this morning, more than 60 volunteers, who call themselves the Arkansas Dream Center, met at a Conway church and they went out to the worst hit parts of Vilonia, Arkansas to help pick up the pieces.  Many of the people have no ties to […]
  • tornado 10 Killed After Tornadoes Slam Arkansas - Tornadoes tore through the central part of the United States today destroying cities in at least 3 different states.  Local authorities have confirmed 11 deaths in Arkansas and one in Oklahoma.  According to authorities damage is “widespread” after a tornado hit Mayflower, Arkansas and there […]
  • sexualassault Sexual Assault Reported on Campus - UAPD Lt. Gary Crains says a woman reported a sexual assault earlier this evening.  The call came around 8:30 in the Garland Avenue Parking Garage. Police say the “suspect is a 6’0″ male wearing a black stocking cap, dark shirt and dark pants.” U of A […]
  • joemartin Joe Martin Stage Race Takes Over Northwest Arkansas - More than 700 athletes are in Fayetteville this week for the 37th annual Joe Martin Stage Race. This is part of the National Race Calendar which is the pro and elite amateur cycling tour of USA Cycling. Portions of Dickson and surrounding streets will be blocked off […]
  • jojo Football Recruit Robinson Arrested for Armed Robbery - JoJo Robinson Arrested for Armed Robbery 4-star recruit Joseph “JoJo” Robinson was arrested yesterday in Miami, Florida for armed robbery. According to the police report, Robinson was a passenger in the car involved in the alleged crime. According to the report the driver and another passenger pointed […]
  • Unknown Race for the Cure 2014 This Saturday - Also taking place this weekend is the 16th annual Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure.  Races begin at 7:30 Saturday morning at the Pinnacle Hills Promenade Mall in Rogers. Pre-registration ends tomorrow at 8pm but you can still register at the race Saturday morning, […]
  • Derby Pic AJ Derby’s Move From Quarterback to Tight End - AJ Derby’s Move From Quarterback to Tight End by UATVSports’ Tyler Woessner One of the biggest story-lines during Arkansas’ spring practice is the move of AJ Derby from quarterback to tight end.  It’s been a very smooth and seamless transition so far for Derby.  It’s […]
  • razorfest 10th Annual Razorfest Being Held Saturday - Don’t look now Arkansas fans, but football season is just around the corner, beginning with this year’s Spring game. The 10th annual Razorfest is scheduled for this Saturday starting at 10 AM and ending with the Red and White game. The event is free for all and will […]