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Acoustic music series presents guitar great Vicki Genfan

Acoustic music series presents guitar great Vicki Genfan

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - As part of the Argenta Arts Acoustic Music Series on every third Thursday, singer and composer Vicki Genfan will add The Joint to her list of played venues.

Genfan has performed at the International Montreal Jazz Festival, Italy’s Soave Guitar Festival, Germany’s Open Strings Guitar Festival and more.

The show starts at 7:30 p.m. For more info, click here. (Courtesy Little Rock Soiree)

SPD looking for man considered armed, dangerous

SPD looking for man considered armed, dangerous

SHERWOOD, Ark. (KTHV) – The Sherwood Police Department is looking for a person considered armed and dangerous.

A spokesperson for the department's Criminal Investigation Division is on the lookout for 21-year-old Jonathan R. Foster over outstanding warrants charging him with one count each of aggravated residential burglary and aggravated robbery, battery in the first degree, and aggravated assault.

Artist INC What Works Workshop Scheduled

Artist INC What Works Workshop Scheduled

Want to find out more about Artist INC What Works? Through their work with over 3200 artists (from musicians, to writers, to painters, to filmmakers), the Artist INC program has identified the common behaviors of successful artist entrepreneurs. In the What Works/What Doesn't? Workshop we will share those behaviors and leave you ready to apply them to your own art practice.

Don't miss "I Love You But You're Sitting on My Cat" comedy at The Joint

Don't miss "I Love You But You're Sitting on My Cat" comedy at The Joint

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Central Arkansas' premier comedy company, The Main Thing, presents "I Love You, But You're Sitting On My Cat" every Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m., at The Joint Theater in downtown North Little Rock's historic Argenta Arts District.  

In this original comedy the Fertle Family from Dumpster, Arkansas, has fallen on hard times. The out-of-work kids have moved back home, and suddenly the Fertles are facing a financial emergency. So when the family comes up with a surefire method to win money gambling, they all take a bus trip to the glittering casinos of Oklahoma.

Call for volunteers! Argenta Arts Festival

Call for volunteers! Argenta Arts Festival

The Argenta Arts Festival will take place on May 2, 2015 in the Argenta Arts District, downtown North Little Rock, and we need your help!

Become a volunteer

We are seeking volunteers to help put on the arts festival! We will need help on May 2;

Benton PD needs help locating runaway teen

Benton PD needs help locating runaway teen

BENTON, Ark. (KTHV) - The Benton Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a 17-year-old who ran away from his home Thursday, April 23.

Christopher Bennett left his home Thursday, and according to reports, has not been seen from his parents since. 

Bennett is described as being a white male standing at approximately 5'6" tall and weighing at around 150 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. He is believed to still be in the central Arkansas area. 

Police stated that any person who knowingly harbors a runaway could face charges. 

Anyone with information about Bennett's whereabouts is encouraged to contact the Benton Police Department at (501) 778-1171 or (501) 315-TIPS.

 

Sherwood police prepare for texting while driving crackdown

Sherwood police prepare for texting while driving crackdown

SHERWOOD, Ark. (KTHV) - The Sherwood Police Department is raising awareness of the consequences of texting while driving. 

Officials are bringing the national 'U Drive. U Text. U Pay.' campaign to Sherwood by combining intense enforcement of anti-texting laws with advertising and media outreach to let people know about the enforcement. 

The Sherwood Police Department released this statement, "It’s not that complicated: if you text and drive, we will see you, pull you over, and fine you. We’re serious about enforcing texting laws.”

According to officials, in 2013, 3,154 people were killed and an estimated additional 424,000 were injured in motor vehicle crashes involv­ing distracted drivers.  This represents a 6.7 percent decrease in the number of fatalities recorded in 2012.