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Addressing the homeless and panhandlers

By Guest Author | February 18, 2017

Editor’s Note: I asked Phillip Fletcher, Executive Director of City of Hope Outreach, if he would address panhandlers in Conway. Many of the panhandlers are among our homeless. Phillip dives into the top. The context in which we live is fraught with difficulties.  I wonder if our eyes are open to recognize the difficulties people are living in at this present moment. Can we observe with our new eyes the strain people are under? Can we hear beyond the words of “I’m fine,” the possibility a person right before me simply needs my presence?  When we hear, and see someone …

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Three Conway Businesses make impact on Capital City

By Todd E Jones | February 11, 2017

Conway entrepreneurs are making an impact on the Capital City. Three businesses will expand locations to Little Rock in the early part of 2017. Ashton and Austin Samuelson will bring their Tacos4Life to Little Rock in early 2017 in the Shackleford Crossing Shopping Center. According to Ashton Samuelson, “Our main focus as a restaurant is to feed hungry children by providing customers with made ­from ­scratch, amazing food. Opening another location will allow us to build relationships in a new community and raise even more meals for hungry children.” Kyle Tabor, owner of Blue Sail Coffee will be opening a …

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UCA Downtown Celebrates one year

By Todd E Jones | January 28, 2017

UCA Outreach & Community Engagement celebrated the one year anniversary of the UCA Downtown on Friday, January 27th, 2017. Over 200 people crowded into the facility to reflect on the one year of events for the community. New UCA President, Dr. Houston Davis, addressed the standing room only crowd. Various members of the community, the Chamber of Commerce, the University of Central Arkansas and business leaders gathered to hear about the future of the downtown location, hear from Dr. Davis, enjoy networking and listen to UCA musical talent.   Fantastic crowd at UCA Downtown's one year anniversary! Great welcome for UCA's new …

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