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Class 5A football title, other Arkansas high school football scores

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) -- Matthew Ollison threw for two touchdowns and Deion Holliman added a pair of scoring runs as Camden Fairview rallied for a 28-10 victory over Batesville on Friday night in the Class 5A state championship.

Batesville (10-4) led 10-0 at halftime, stifling a Cardinals team that came into the game averaging 46 points per game. But Camden Fairview scored just two plays into the second half, as Ollison connected with Braxton Hoof on a 77-yard touchdown.

The Cardinals (14-0) took the lead for good late in the third quarter, when Ollison passed to Jamie Smith for an 8-yard touchdown. Deion Holliman scored on a 37-yard dash with 4:44 to play, and sealed the victory for Camden Fairview with a 31-yard run with 2:22 left.

Ollison completed 10 of 12 passes for 220 yards.

Another sculpture vandalized in downtown Little Rock

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Surveillance video from the Main Library showed three men knocking down a sculpture.

The library had paid for the sculpture with their own money to honor a security guard who died, and the artist who made the sculpture, Michael Warrick, is now repairing the piece.

"All I can hope is that the three people who attempted to destroy it will understand that it was in honor of someone and in the future understand that and respect that," Warrick said.

The vandalized sculpture has been removed from the library for repairs.

Warrick said he'll rework the surface, clean it up and put it back where it belongs.

Police have not said if they have any suspects in either of the vandalized artwork cases.

University District wins competitive federal grant

University District wins competitive federal grant

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - The University District Development Coorporation wins competitive funding from the Federal Loan Bank in Dallas.

The UDDC is located on the UALR campus and is a nonprofit organization that works to strengthen and improve the quality of life for residents in University District neighborhoods. The district is 3.5 square miles surrounding the UALR campus.

The loan bank will give the non-profit $18,000. The money will be matched with a donation of $6000 from local banks and will help cover costs associated with housing programs that cannot be paid by grant funding.

THV 11's Dustin Wilson speaks with the University District director and a resident in the area about how the program works and what to expect in the future.  

Silver Alert cancelled for missing Little Rock man

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Little Rock police have cancelled a Silver Alert for a missing man.

Larry Smith, 60, was reported missing early Friday morning. Friday afternoon, Cassandra Davis with the Little Rock Police Dept. said he had been located.

No foul play is suspected in his disappearance.

Today's Box Office: A Russian Romance, A Serial Killer, A Hitman, and a Violinist

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- Our THV movie critic Jonathan Nettles has what you can expect in movie theaters this weekend.

New in theaters this week, Jude Law and Kiera Knightley star in Anna Karenina, based on Leo Tolstoy's novel about a young aristocrat whose life is changed after she begins an affair with a young count. This is the third collaboration between Kiera Knightley and director Joe Wright. They previously worked on Atonement and  Pride & Prejudice both of which earned praise from critics and audiences.

The Collection is an action/horror film from the writers of Saw so you should know what you're getting into with this one. It centers on the only surviving victim of a serial killer known as 'The Collector" whose daughters is kidnapped by said serial killer and he is forced to rescue her from a the killers booby-trapped warehouse.

AHTD plans to stop flooding along I-30

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - The highway department is working to prevent future flooding along I-30 in Little Rock. The interstate has flooded twice in the past four years, forcing the highway to close.

Randy Ort with the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department said after studying the area, they department believes development has shifted drainage along Crooked Creek, and they're now working to make sure it doesn't happen again.

"What we're going to do is a cleaning out of that channel. We're also going to build a small levee between Frontage Road and Crooked Creek to try and protect some of those properties in that area," illustrated Ort.

The department believes this will prevent any future flooding along the interstate in that location, but for now, they don't have a time frame for the project.

Ham theft suspect also suspect in Tuesday road rage incident

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - According to the Little Rock Police Department, officers stopped a $42,000 theft.

Police said they arrested Robert Lee, 39, of Little Rock, after they caught him unloading hams from a refrigerated truck into a 1996 Ford SUV on an empty lot.

Upon initial questioning, officers said Lee told them the cold unit on the truck was failing and he and his accomplice were moving the meats to cold storage until the problem could be fixed, but Lee was unable to produce paperwork for a bill of loading.

After further investigation, police said they found out that the hams actually belonged to Smithfield Hams and the meats were to be delivered in Miami Nov. 15.

Lee was taken into custody, but his accomplice has not been charged.

The VIN numbers on the paperwork and the truck did not match, and police are still trying to find the rightful owner. The truck has since been towed to impound.