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Maumelle player to sign with Lyon

Maumelle player to sign with Lyon

Elyse Albright will sign a letter of intent to play soccer at Lyons College.  The signing will take place this afternoon at 12:40 p.m. in the gym.  She is the first athlete to sign to play college soccer from Oak Grove/Maumelle, so it is an historic event for the school.

Thea Arts Festival releases featured artist Matt McLeod's artwork via social media

Thea Arts Festival releases featured artist Matt McLeod's artwork via social media

Thea is proud to announce that Matt McLeod will be the featured artist for its 2nd annual Thea Arts Festival (TAF) to be held along Argenta's Main Street on Saturday, April 27, 10am to 6pm.  We are so excited to have this vastly esteemed artist on board and can't wait to share our the rest of our TAF lineup with the public as it develops in the coming weeks.

Krewe of Barkus Parade Kicks Off Argenta Mardi Gras

Krewe of Barkus Parade Kicks Off Argenta Mardi Gras

Join us for the Fourth Annual Krewe of Barkus Parade Sunday, Feb. 10, 2:00 p.m., starts and ends at the CityGrove Art Park on 5th Street between Main and Maple. Bring your beads, your friends, your masks, and your dogs to join in the parade fun! Refreshments and snacks will be provided.

Then, LAISSEZ LES BON TEMPS ROULER et BON APPETITE! For those who do not speak Cajun...Let the Good Times Roll and Enjoy!!!

Argenta's Annual Mardi Gras Party is Monday, Feb. 11, at Starving Artist Cafe. Tickets are $35 per person - includes incredible gumbo, jambalaya, soaked salad, and red beans and rice by Chef Jason Morell, plus all the beads and feather masks you envie!

Fais do do to the jazz stylings of The Bob Boyd Sounds!!!

The Argenta Film Series Presents Academy Award Winner UNDEFEATED

The Argenta Film Series Presents Academy Award Winner UNDEFEATED

The Argenta Film Series Presents Academy Award Winner UNDEFEATED, Febuary 21st, 7p.m., Argenta Community Theater with special guest Bill Courtney, coach of the Manassas Tigers football team.

Set against the backdrop of a high school football season, Dan Lindsay and T.J. Martin’s documentary UNDEFEATED, winner of the Academy Award® for Best Documentary Feature, is an intimate chronicle of three underprivileged student-athletes from inner-city Memphis and the volunteer coach trying to help them beat the odds on and off the field.

Founded in 1899, Manassas High School in North Memphis has never seen its football team, the Tigers, win a playoff game. In recent decades, the last-place Tigers had gone so far as to sell its regular season games to rival schools looking to chalk up an easy win.

Two PCSSD teachers achieve teaching’s highest standard

Two PCSSD teachers achieve teaching’s highest standard

Pulaski County Special School District is proud to announce Rachel Blackwell, eighth-grade math teacher at Maumelle Middle School, and Laura Pierce, kindergarten teacher at Crystal Hill Elementary Magnet School, have earned the highest credential available to American educators by recently becoming a National Board Certified Teacher (NBCT) through the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards.

National Board President and CEO, Dr. Ron Thorpe praised Rachel and Laura’s accomplishment, noting, “National Board Certification represents the pinnacle of professional accomplishment in teaching.”

Join Joel and Victoria Osteen for A Night of Hope

Join Joel and Victoria Osteen for A Night of Hope

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Tens of thousands fill arenas and stadiums across America to hear a message of hope from Joel and Victoria Osteen. Now, the pastors of the largest church in America are coming to North Little Rock, AR to hold “A Night of Hope” at the Verizon Arena Friday, March 15 at 7:30 pm. 

Joel Osteen reaches one of the largest audiences in the U.S. and across the globe.  Millions of people worldwide are inspired through his weekly television broadcasts, New York Times bestselling books, worship events, and popular weekly podcast.  He and Victoria are the pastors of America’s largest church and one of the most diverse - the 40,000 strong Lakewood Church in Houston, Texas.  Joel was determined one of the most influential people on Twitter in the New York Times.