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High winds cause severe damage to several Maumelle homes

High winds cause severe damage to several Maumelle homesNo tornadoes in Arkansas Thursday night, but winds up to 60 miles per hour damaged more than five homes in Maumelle.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks ago
Local

Fundraising/Donation Events for Tornado Victims

Fundraising/Donation Events for Tornado VictimsTo help raise money and collect donated items for the victims of Arkansas' deadly and damaging tornado that struck Sunday, some events are being planned.
  • Local
  • 11 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Mayflower stays storm-ready after tragedy

Mayflower stays storm-ready after tragedyHomes are still being rebuilt, and people are still feeling shell shocked from last year's storm.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
News

Aid on the way for storm-ravaged paron

Aid on the way for storm-ravaged paronIt has been 11 months since an EF-4 tornado ripped through parts of central Arkansas, the communities affected meet to track the clean-up.
  • News
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
News

Vilonia considering tornado clean up deadline

Vilonia considering tornado clean up deadlineWith much of April's tornado recovery still to go, the city of Vilonia is considering a hard clean-up deadline.
  • News
  • 1 month ago
Local

Vilonia sign ordinance bad for business

Vilonia sign ordinance bad for businessThe city of Vilonia is still working to rebuild but an old city ordinance is a problem for some new businesses. It prohibits off-premise signs, which businesses off of Highway 64 need in order to draw new customers.
  • Local
  • 1 month ago
Local

St. Louis students help Mayflower rebuild after tornado

St. Louis students help Mayflower rebuild after tornadoSpring break for teens usually means beaches or maybe a ski trip, but a group of high school students from Missouri opted to spend theirs giving back right here in Arkansas.
  • Local
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Local

Vilonia students reuniting tornado victims with lost photos

Vilonia students reuniting tornado victims with lost photosThe history of Vilonia is slowly coming into focus, one snapshot, one portrait at a time.
  • Local
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
News

$96,000 to help remove 2014 tornado debris in Arkansas

$96,000 to help remove 2014 tornado debris in ArkansasThe U.S. Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service will provide $96,000 to help remove debris in Arkansas left in the wake of a tornado last year.
  • News
  • 1 month, 3 weeks ago
Sports

Tornados and Sirens push back tryouts

Tornados and Sirens push back tryoutsSemi-pro football team pushes back tryouts
  • Sports
  • 2 months ago
Local

Vilonia making plans for the future

Vilonia making plans for the futureNearly 10 months after their city was destroyed by a tornado, Vilonia is still showing their resilience as they make plans for the future.
  • Local
  • 2 months ago
News

FEMA head: Rebuild wisely after disasters

FEMA head: Rebuild wisely after disastersCoordination between FEMA and other federal agencies is sometimes lacking
  • News
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Policy and Politics

FEMA head: Rebuild wisely after disasters

FEMA head: Rebuild wisely after disastersThe hundreds of billions Florida would have to spend dealing with a massive hurricane on the scale of 1992’s Hurricane Andrew would dwarf the costs linked to Hurricane Katrina and Superstorm Sandy, the nation’s top emergency management official told House lawmakers...
  • Policy and Politics
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

Muslims and Jews help rebuild tornado-stricken towns

Muslims and Jews help rebuild tornado-stricken townsIn three months it will be exactly one year since 16 people were lost to one of Arkansas' deadliest tornadoes.
  • Local
  • 3 months ago
Opinion

Editorial: Time to review, look ahead a little

Editorial: Time to review, look ahead a littleIt’s a good opportunity for self-reflection
  • Opinion
  • 3 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

11-year-old collects toys for tornado survivors

11-year-old collects toys for tornado survivorsAn 11-year-old from Chicago organizes toy drive for Arkansas tornado survivors
  • Local
  • 4 months ago
Local

$11,000 donation for Vilonia and Mayflower

$11,000 donation for Vilonia and MayflowerThis past summer, THV11's Ed Buckner, Tom Brannon and Sarah Fortner camped out at Kroger stores across Central Arkansas programming Midland NOAA weather radios for THV11 viewers.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Local

Faulkner County becomes a National Weather Service StormReady County

Faulkner County becomes a National Weather Service StormReady CountyNational Weather Service officials have recognized Faulkner County as a StormReady® county.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Trending

Top 2014 Google Searches in Little Rock: 'Meditating', 'Twerking'

Top 2014 Google Searches in Little Rock: 'Meditating', 'Twerking'Here's a look at the top Google searches made by Little Rockians in 2014:
  • Trending
  • 4 months, 1 week ago
Local

Faulkner County becomes a National Weather Service StormReady County

Faulkner County becomes a National Weather Service StormReady CountyNational Weather Service officials have recognized Faulkner County as a StormReady® county.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 2 weeks ago
Local

Honor for airman killed in April's tornado

Honor for airman killed in April's tornadoA mother who lost her son in April's tornado continues to see just how many lives he touched. On Saturday, a portion of a street at the Little Rock Air Force Base will be renamed after Master Sergeant Dan Wassom.
  • Local
  • 4 months, 3 weeks ago
Local

'What's for Dinner' opens in Vilonia

'What's for Dinner' opens in ViloniaA brand new business held its grand opening on Monday in Vilonia.
  • Local
  • 5 months, 1 week ago
Local

Vilonia primary school hosting blood drive

Vilonia primary school hosting blood driveMonths after getting hit hard by a deadly tornado, middle school students in Vilonia are trying to give back after the help the received.
  • Local
  • 5 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

Wife of marine who died in Arkansas storms released from hospital

Wife of marine who died in Arkansas storms released from hospitalA victim of the recent tornado in southwest Arkansas has been released from the hospital.
  • Local
  • 5 months, 4 weeks ago
Local

White City ballpark gets chance at recovery

White City ballpark gets chance at recoveryThe White City ballpark sits on the outskirts of Mayflower, and has been used for community events and games for more than 60 years. Six months ago, an EF-4 tornado destroyed it.
  • Local
  • 6 months ago
Local

First family moves back into tornado ravaged neighborhood

First family moves back into tornado ravaged neighborhoodFive years ago, Daniel and Marie Smith moved into one of the original houses in their subdivision off Naylor road in Vilonia. Since then they've survived two tornadoes with the most recent one destroying more than 40 homes all around them.
  • Local
  • 6 months ago
Nation

Storms blamed for 2 deaths across the South

Storms blamed for 2 deaths across the SouthA severe storm system roughed up much of the South for a second day Tuesday.
  • Nation
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Nation

2 deaths blamed on storms rumbling through the South

2 deaths blamed on storms rumbling through the SouthIt spun off tornadoes in Arkansas and Missouri and sent thunderstorms over much of Georgia
  • Nation
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Tornado

Monday's storms continues to roll through the South

Monday's storms continues to roll through the SouthThe storm claimed two lives Monday after spinning off tornadoes in Arkansas and Missouri.
  • Tornado
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Weather

Storms blamed for 2 deaths sweep across the South

Storms blamed for 2 deaths sweep across the SouthA severe storm system rolled across the South for a second day Tuesday, knocking out power to thousands as it made a mess of the morning commute in Atlanta and other Southern cities.
  • Weather
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Severe

2 dead after storms sweep across the South

2 dead after storms sweep across the South2 dead after storms sweep across the South
  • Severe
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Nation

2 killed as storms sweep across several states

2 killed as storms sweep across several statesA dangerous storm system punched its way across the Southeast
  • Nation
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Weather

One killed as tornadoes lash Arkansas

One killed as tornadoes lash ArkansasSevere storms ripped through the South and Midwest throughout the day Monday. At least one person was killed in Arkansas and homes and property were damaged in several states, all the way from Illinois to Florida.
  • Weather
  • 6 months, 1 week ago
Arkadelphia

UPDATE: Fewer than 50 Entergy customers remain powerless

UPDATE: Fewer than 50 Entergy customers remain powerlessEntergy Arkansas reports fewer than 50 customers are still without power after severe storms spawned weak tornadoes Arkansas late in the week.
  • Arkadelphia
  • 6 months, 3 weeks ago
Little Rock

More disaster recovery help to central Arkansas

More disaster recovery help to central ArkansasThe Vilonia Disaster Recovery Alliance has partnered with the Interfaith Partner Alliance Organization in Mayflower to help with recovery efforts.
  • Little Rock
  • 7 months, 2 weeks ago
News

Volunteers work to repair cemetery damaged in Arkansas tornado

Volunteers work to repair cemetery damaged in Arkansas tornado In Arkansas, survivors are cleaning up what's left of hundreds of damaged homes, but there's also a volunteer effort underway to resurrect a local cemetery, the final resting place of so many loved ones.
  • News
  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
News

Former New Orleanian gives Arkansas tornado victims a red beans Monday

Former New Orleanian gives Arkansas tornado victims a red beans MondayNatural disaster damage is nothing new for New Orleanians, and fortunately for folks in the Little Rock area, one of our own is in their backyard to offer a helping hand through a deadly tornado.
  • News
  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
News

Louisiana volunteers prepare to help Arkansas tornado victims

Louisiana volunteers prepare to help Arkansas tornado victimsVolunteers in New Orleans are preparing to give aid and assistance as victims of powerful tornadoes dig out in Arkansas and Oklahoma.
  • News
  • 7 months, 3 weeks ago
News

RAW VIDEO Tornado damage in Arkansas

RAW VIDEO Tornado damage in ArkansasClick the player above for aerial footage of damage in Arkansas after a tornado ripped through the area Sunday, killing at least 16 people.
  • News
  • 8 months ago
Conway

Vilonia School under construction again

Vilonia School under construction againThe project was just a few months from completion when hundreds of man hours were destroyed in minutes.
  • Conway
  • 8 months, 1 week ago