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Rogue Report - JUN 18

Jessica Seven spotlights this week's Rogue Report, just ahead of the big AOWMG album release party at Vino's in Little Rock this Friday! MORE THAN SPARROWS, POET FURY, and LYDIA CAN'T BREATHE (from Jacksonville, Florida as part of their "Party Hard" tour) will also bring the noise, so you don't want to miss it!


LRFW launches youth fashion design competition

LRFW launches youth fashion design competition

Little Rock Fashion Week is accepting applications from students entering grades 1st through 12th for its Youth Fashion Sketch Design Competition. Applications can be downloaded at LittleRockFashionWeek.com.

The purpose of the competition is to ignite, motivate and encourage young people who are interested in the fashion industry. Students are asked to create their own clothing line by sketching out their designs and coming up with a name.

The finalists from different grade categories (1st-5th grades; 6th-8th grades; and 9th-12th grades) will be invited to attend Little Rock Fashion Week 2012.

Rogue Report - MAY 25

The Rogue Report comes early this week due to Riverfest. Check out what's new with your favorite bands, like The Jay Jackson Band, Jessica Seven, Se7en Sharp, Indie Bullshit, and more. http://youtu.be/p3UAivIqdhU

Kids K-3 invited to write, illustrate stories for prizes

Kids K-3 invited to write, illustrate stories for prizes

AETN accepting entries for PBS KIDS GO! Writer’s Contest through April 27

CONWAY, Ark. (AETN) — The Arkansas Educational Television Network (AETN) is accepting entries for the PBS KIDS GO! Writers Contest through Friday, April 27.

The PBS KIDS GO! Writer's Contest is a national-local contest for children in kindergarten through third grades and is designed to promote the advancement of children’s reading skills through hands-on, active learning.

Stories may be fact, fiction, prose or poetry. One entry is allowed per person, and stories must be by a single author. Kindergarten and first grade stories must have a minimum of 50 words and a maximum of 200 words. Second and third grade stories must have a minimum of 100 words and a maximum of 350 words. Text must be printed, written legibly or typed. Children who cannot write may dictate their story. Stories must have at least 5 original, clear and colorful illustrations.

Introducing -- Wikipedia Brown!

Introducing -- Wikipedia Brown!

Yes, indeed! First Arkansas News has developed a brand new modern audio theater series called Wikipedia Brown.

We've got quite a cast lined up for this one -- a bunch of actors from the Royal Theater in Benton and Jay Jackson from KTHV are on hand for the series.

Want to hear the first Wikipedia Brown episode? Sure you do! Just click here and you're on your way.

Arkansas Arts Council invests $1.1M in programming

Arkansas Arts Council invests $1.1M in programming

The Arkansas Arts Council, an agency of the Department of Arkansas Heritage, has awarded $1,101,473 to 83 Arkansas organizations for Fiscal Year 2012. This investment in community arts and educational activities is funded by state funds and the National Endowment for the Arts.

Your chance to be in the movies

Your chance to be in the movies

Award-winning Arkansan Jeff Nichols to bring next feature film home

We are looking to cast “Neckbone” in Arkansas!  He should be , Caucasian, 13-17 years old whose life experiences in a rural environment results in a hard edge and survival instinct.  This role requires that he be comfortable in boats and water.  Other outdoor activities such as hunting, fishing, and motor biking would be ideal.

This role is also auditioning in other states and Los Angeles.  As proud Arkansans this is an opportunity to showcase what The Natural State has to offer.  Spread the word; encourage all who fit the description to make application immediately.

We are also looking to cast “May Pearl” in Arkansas as well.  She should be Caucasian, 15-17, a small town girl with natural beauty.

In addition casting will include approximately 400 actors, extras and stand-ins.

Interested parties may refer to the casting website to make ap