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FBI needs help identifying suspected child sexual predator

FBI needs help identifying suspected child sexual predator

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (FBI) -- The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is seeking the public's assistance with obtaining identifying information regarding an unknown male suspected of sexually exploiting a child. Photographs and informational posters depicting the unknown individual, known only as John Doe 28, are being disseminated to the public and can be found online at the FBI website athttp://www.fbi.gov/wanted/ecap.

One year after spill, panel discusses lessons from pipe break in Mayflower

One year after spill, panel discusses lessons from pipe break in Mayflower

A year after a major oil spill in a small Arkansas town, a congressman says that while communities believe they are ready for a disaster, there is always something else to do to prepare... Read More

Boy found in Conway reunited with mother


CONWAY, Ark. (KTHV) -- Conway police said the boy they found wandering this morning has been reunited with his mother.

The police department sent a tweet just after 10 a.m. saying they found the 3-year-old in the area of Favre Lane and Greenwood Circle.

Just before 11 a.m. they sent another, saying the boy is back with his mother. Apparently the boy walked away from a babysitter's home.

Enjoy Wildflower Week at Petit Jean State Park

Enjoy Wildflower Week at Petit Jean State Park

The public is invited to spend a week enjoying the wildflowers of spring at Petit Jean State Park.  Weekday programs will be geared toward senior citizens, while weekend programs will be family oriented.  

My Town Hero: Eddie Kelso

My Town Hero: Eddie Kelso

GREENBRIER, Ark. (KTHV) – Eddie Kelso has been nominated as a My Town Hero by his wife, Joy.

Joy said Kelso is a Certified Religious Assistant (CRA) for the Arkansas Department of Corrections and speaks to students in schools about the reality of prison life. Through his program, he tries to stop the pipe line from high school to prison.

In addition, she said he works with inmates already in detention centers.

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Do you know someone in your community who goes above and beyond? Maybe they’re always helping people, or greets everyone with a smile. Perhaps they’ve beat unthinkable odds or have accomplished something exceptional. We want to highlight them. To have your My Town Hero featured, email information about them and what makes them extra special, along with a photo, to:mytown@thv11.com. Include “My Town Hero” in the email subject line and we’ll take care of publishing it for you.

UCA men wear high heels to raise sexual violence awareness

UCA men wear high heels to raise sexual violence awareness

CONWAY, Ark. (UCA) – Male students, faculty and staff will sport women’s high heel shoes to raise awareness about sexual violence.

UCA men, as well as female supporters, will be participating in a Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® event on Thursday, April 3, 2014 at 1:40 p.m. Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® is the international men’s march to stop rape, sexual assault and gender violence.

The end of sexual assault and gender violence starts with awareness and Walk a Mile is one of the best ways to raise awareness in the Central Arkansas region,” said Scott Isenga, director of fraternity life.  “The event is important because it puts our UCA fraternity men creatively at the forefront, literally, of these issues on our campus.“

Conway man's 'Happy' rendition goes viral

Conway man's 'Happy' rendition goes viral

CONWAY, Ark. (KTHV) – With more than 53,000 views, it's safe to say that a Conway man's rendition of Pharrell Williams' "Happy" has gone absolutely viral.

Using wine glasses, cooking pans, and pencils for drum sticks, Dan Newbie said he made the video to prove how sometimes you don't need actual musical instruments to make music… He said, "Just as you don't always need a reason to be happy."

Newbie lives in Conway, Arkansas and according to his YouTube profile, he is a computer science student, music producer, photographer, and filmmaker. Check out his video here: http://on.kthv.com/1m8vuxF