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ACT Announces Auditions For Musical Jesus Christ Superstar

 ACT Announces Auditions For Musical Jesus Christ Superstar

The Argenta Community Theater has announced auditions for Jesus Christ Superstar. Auditions will be held as follows: Thursday, January 10 - Open Call: 6-8 p.m., Dance Call: 8-9 p.m., Saturday, January 12 - Open Call: 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Dance Call: 1-2 p.m.

The show will be performed July 23-28, 2013 at ACT. Rehearsals will begin in June, 2013. Auditions are held during this time to allow as many people as possible to audition, particularly students home for the holiday, who will again be home for the summer.

Temporary Ramp Closures for 430/630

Temporary Ramp Closures for 430/630

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Crews seeding the slope around the Big Rock at the 430/630 interchange in Little Rock will require temporary ramp closures this Sunday, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) officials.

The seeding will require the Interstate 430 North exit ramp to Interstate 630 East to be closed for 15-minute intervals this Sunday, December 16th.  The intermittent ramp closures will be in effect between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m., weather permitting.      

Motorists should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones.     

(source: Arkansas State Highway)

Check Out Great Ideas For Shopping Local

Check Out Great Ideas For Shopping Local

Ideas for shopping local in Argenta: Arkansas Holiday gift baskets from Argenta Market filled with local products www.argentamarket.com, buy a bead party or class at Argenta Bead Company www.argentabead.com, a gift card for a delicious dinner at Ristorante Capeo www.capeo.us, or an I Love Argenta T-shirt at the Argenta Art Foundation office, call 501-993-1234.

Lane closure next week for inspection

Lane closure next week for inspection

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - Crews performing a routine inspection of the Interstate 55 Bridge over the Mississippi River between Memphis and West Memphis will require a lane closure next week, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) officials.

The inspection will require an alternating lane closure between the southbound, outside lane and the northbound, outside lane of the bridge beginning Monday, December 10th and continuing through Thursday, December 13th.  The lane closure will be in effect between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. each day, weather permitting.      

Motorists should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones.     

Argenta Film Series Screens The American Scream

Argenta Film Series Screens The American Scream

The Argenta Film Series presents The American Scream Thursday, October 18th, at 7 pm. at Argenta Community Theater, 405 Main Street, Argenta Arts District, downtown North Little Rock. Director Michael Stephenson will be in attendance.

In a small Massachusetts community, three Halloween-obsessed households transform into neighbor-terrifying supernatural wonderlands in this documentary from the director of Best Worst Movie.

Every Halloween, sleepy Fairhaven, Massachusetts erupts with the most ambitiously creative spookery in the world.  Endless styrofoam tombstones and backyard beasts come courtesy of a few supremely dedicated local “home haunters” who’ve devoted their lives to the art of handmade monster-making.

Construction of New Highland Trail Requires Closure at Emerald Park

Construction of New Highland Trail Requires Closure at Emerald Park

North Little Rock – The center section of Emerald Park has been temporarily closed for at least 2-3 months (depending on weather) in order to construct  the new Highland Trail, which will connect the section of pavement to the west. 

The new paved trail will be called the Highland Trail and the unpaved portion will remain known as the Emerald Park Trail.  Once completed, the Highland Trail will be asphalt paved and ADA compliant. The old trail will remain known as the Emerald Park Trail, and will be available for off-road bicycles and hikers.

This Week in Argenta

This Week in Argenta

October 8: Crush Wine Bar hosts a Wine Tasting with Cline Vineyards from 5:30-7:30 p.m. for $10. The wines for the evening: Cline Viognier, Cline Zinfandel, Cline Ancient Vines Mourvedre, Cline Ancient Vines Zinfandel, and Cline Cashmere. Crush Wine Bar is located at 318 Main Street, Argenta Arts District, downtown North Little Rock. Call 501-374-9463 for more information.