Brad Lacy: "Leave it to Conway to find a way to send kids to college, children to preschool, Shakespeare to high schools, and hanging baskets to downtown. The lowly toad does some pretty cool things in a pretty cool town."
The Toad Suck Daze Community Service Scholarship committee awarded more than $27,000 in direct scholarships in 2016.
Conway-native Ed Linck has been named chief operating officer for the Conway Area Chamber of Commerce. Former chief operating officer Lindsay Henderson has accepted the newly created position of chief revenue officer for the Chamber.
NerdWallet, a personal finance website, listed Conway among the Top 100 best small cities for working parents.