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Tax Delinquent Land Sale Scheduled for Pulaski County

Tax Delinquent Land Sale Scheduled for Pulaski County

LITTLE ROCK, Ark (CSL) – A public auction for the sale of tax delinquent land in Pulaski County will be held at the Verizon Arena- Meeting Room 1A & 1B in North Little Rock on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at 10:00 a.m., according to John Thurston, Arkansas Commissioner of State Lands.  Registration will begin at 9:00 a.m. 

Recent legislation has affected the procedures for the sale of tax delinquent properties and purchasers should take the time to review the changes prior to the auction dates.  The Commissioner of State Lands provides a Catalog of Tax Delinquent Lands which contains the current statutes governing the sales, auction dates, times, location and other pertinent information regarding parcels being offered.  The catalog can be found on the Commissioner’s website at www.cosl.org  or is available in print form by mail.

Yard, rummage, and garage sale listings for central Arkansas

Yard, rummage, and garage sale listings for central Arkansas

The following is a list of yard sale locations in the central Arkansas area:

U.S. premiere of Devil's Knot scheduled for Little Rock

U.S. premiere of Devil's Knot scheduled for Little Rock

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (CALS) -- Devil's Knot, a film about the case of the men known as the West Memphis Three, will premiere on Saturday, May 3, at 6:30 p.m. at the Central Arkansas Library System (CALS) Ron Robinson Theater.

Early Happy Birthday, Little Rock Zoo elephants!

Early Happy Birthday, Little Rock Zoo elephants!

The Little Rock Zoo will soon be throwing a birthday party for the elephants. Join the zoo for gifts, barn tours, cake smashing and more on March 29 from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

  • Place presents in the elephant yard at 9:30
  • FREE Barn Tours from 10:30-2:30
  • Elephant Cake Smashing at 2:30

Other activities include kids area, biofacts, and conservation awareness stations. Elephant Paintings will be sold to benefit elephant conservation and enrichment.

There will be two behind-the-scenes packages to bid on:


1) Elephant Painting Experience-choose your colors, watch the elephant paint, and personal photo opportunities

2) Elephant Washing Experience-Grab a brush and scrub an elephant's back! There will be personal photo opportunities

Operation Thank You Puts Members in Front of Nearly 2000 Businesses!

Operation Thank You Puts Members in Front of Nearly 2000 Businesses!

Beginning, Monday, March 31 through Friday, April 4, Chamber member representatives have the opportunity to connect with other Chamber members through Operation Thank You as they personally deliver the 2014 Membership Plaques (shelf and window) and Capital Assets: 2014 Little Rock Regional Chamber Business Guide.This year, deliveries are expected to exceed 1,800.
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Sheriff's office to host public gun auction

Sheriff's office to host public gun auction

JEFFERSON COUNTY, Ark. (JCSO) - On Saturday, March 22, 2014 the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office, Tri-County Drug Task Force, and South Central Arkansas Law Enforcement Society (S.C.A.L.E.S.) Gun Club will host a public auction, where in accordance with Arkansas Code Annotated A.C.A. §13-4-408 and A.C.A. §13-4-409 Disposition of Property and Evidence, the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office and Tri-County Drug Task Force in conjunction with the South Central Arkansas Law Enforcement Society Gun Club proposes to offer the below listed items for sale at a PUBLIC AUCTION to the highest bidder(s) pursuant to District/Circuit Orders.

The following is a listing of brands name of weapons to be auctioned:

Approx. One-hundred thirty seven (137) Shotguns

Events at Pinnacle Mountain for Spring Break

Events at Pinnacle Mountain for Spring Break

WEST LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (PMSP) - We invite you and your family to attend one of our regularly scheduled interpretive programs. All programs are FREE unless otherwise stated. Children 7-14 should ask at one of the programs on how to become a State Park Explorer.

MARCH 2

  • Morning Birding - 9 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Join Park Interpreter Maryanne (maryanne.stansbury@arkansas.gov) for a morning of birding with assistance from Central Arkansas Master Naturalists.  Please bring your binoculars and any field guides you find helpful.  We will walk a half-mile paved trail looking for the first signs of spring arrivals.  Wear comfortable shoes and bring water to hydrate. Meeting place: Arboretum Trailhead
Admission: Free