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Thea, Arkansas Dance Network sponsor Dance Workshop w/ Broadway stars Bill Hastings & Kathy Calahan

Thea, Arkansas Dance Network sponsor Dance Workshop w/ Broadway stars Bill Hastings & Kathy Calahan

The Thea Foundation and Arkansas Dance Network are partnering to bring Bill Hastings and Kathy Calahan to Arkansas on Saturday, October 12, 2013, at the UALR Dance Studio and Haislip Theatre (2801 S. University, Little Rock). The dance workshop attendees will learn choreography and tips from Broadway’s best. Hastings and Calahan will inspire the dancers and gives them the tools to become better performers.

Live Salsa Music & More During Latino Food & Music Festival

Live Salsa Music & More During Latino Food & Music Festival

Saturday, September 14, 6-10pm, enjoy a night of delicious Latin food, wonderful atmosphere, live salsa music, and even better company!

Featuring food vendors from Brazil, Argentina, El Salvador, Mexico, Honduras, Bolivia, Columbia & Nicaragua. It all happens at the Argenta Farmers Market Plaza, 520 Main Street, Argenta Arts District, downtown NLR.

Divine Secrets of the Ta-Ta Sisterhood at Skate World

Divine Secrets of the Ta-Ta Sisterhood at Skate World

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. --  On Saturday, May 18, the Big Dam Rollers of Central Arkansas Roller Derby will take on the Tornado Alley Rollergirls of Oklahoma in a bout called The Divine Secrets of the Ta-Ta Sisterhood. The game will also serve as an art auction and fundraising avenue for Fighting Fancy, an organization providing beauty products to women ages 15 to 39 undergoing chemotherapy.

A portion of the proceeds from the door and the art auction will go to Fighting Fancy. Admission is $10. Children 12 and under get in free.

Drinks and concessions will be available for purchase at the snack bar during this event. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.; bout begins at 7 p.m. Come early and choose a seat on the floor for an up close view of the action. Roller derby is a family-friendly sport.

Urban Warrior Dash in Amity!

Urban Warrior Dash in Amity!

MUD, FIRE AND BARBED WIRE; ULTIMATE 5K RACE AND FESTIVAL RETURNS TO ARKANSAS

                               20,000 Warriors to Compete in the Worlds Largest Obstacle Race Series

Maumelle players sign to play basketball at Ark. Baptist

Maumelle players sign to play basketball at Ark. Baptist

Two MAUMELLE HIGH SCHOOL seniors, Meyonsha Riddles and Georvanna Porter, signed letters of intent this morning to play basketball next year at Arkansas Baptist College. This was another historical moment as they are the first girl basketball players from Oak Grove/Maumelle High to sign to play at the college level. Congratulations Meyonsha and Georvanna and good luck next year as Arkansas Baptist Lady Buffaloes!

AHSCA announces 2013 All-Star basketball coaches

AHSCA announces 2013 All-Star basketball coaches

CONWAY, Ark. (AHSCA) - The president of the Arkansas High School Coaches Association, Scott Kelton of Blevins, announced the head basketball coaches and their staffs for the 2013 East-West Arkansas Army National Guard/Arkansas High School Coaches Association Girls and Boys All-Star teams as selected by their fellow coaches here at a press conference on the University of Central Arkansas campus.

UCA athletic director Dr. Brad Teague welcomed the members of the AHSCA, the 2013 All-Star coaches and media representatives during the morning press conference.

The head coach for the East girls will be Jay Cook of Paragould and the head coach of the East boys will be Johnny Rice of North Little Rock. The West girls head coach will be Charles Berry of Huntsville and the head coach of the West boys will be Shane Thurman of Pottsville.