Monthly Archives March 2018

Little Rock Life Safety Company Wins Award of Excellence For Their Work on the Crawford County Detention Center

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (PRWEB) March 20, 2018

The new Detention Center in Crawford County, Arkansas has raised the bar when it comes to Life Safety measures. The new detention center was built due to alarming overcrowding issues that endangered the safety of the inmates and staff. The new 307 bed facility is now a beacon of safety, especially when it comes to Life Safety and Fire Protection.

In February of 2018, The Association of Builders and Contractors of Arkansas awarded American Fire Protection Group of Little Rock the Excellence in Construction Eagle Award for the implementation of an innovative and premier Life Safety system. The Eagle Award recognizes outstanding work on construction projects...

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Talking Technology

Through the years, cars have evolved so much that certain parts once integral to their operation have now become obsolete.

Only time will tell which components and features of today’s cars will disappear in the future. However, present drivers can reminisce about how cars have evolved even in the last 20 to 30 years. The following are some once-standard parts and features that have all but disappeared from modern vehicles.

• Ashtrays and cigarette lighters: Smoking-related accessories began to vanish as the dangers of smoking became more apparent. Ashtrays in the dashboard and in the rear armrests are no longer standard.

• Full-sized spare tire: The “doughnuts” of today can be driven on for only limited distances and look awkward on larger vehicles...

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Jerry Lawler Wrestles In Rain At His Restaurant (Photos), WWE NXT Tag Team Talks Rough Road, Big E

– SmackDown Tag Team Champion Jimmy Uso faces off against Big E in a game of UFC 3 in this new video from Xavier Woods’ UpUpDownDown YouTube channel.

– WWE NXT Superstars Shane Thorne and Nick Miller of TM61 recently spoke with Byron Saxton for the WWE website at this link. The two discussed their loss in The Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic and what the future holds. Miller admitted that injuries to both Superstars have gotten in the way of their NXT Tag Team Title chase but they remain focused.

"Shane and I have asked ourselves recently how we’ve changed in the last year," Miller revealed. "I can tell you that we’ve watched tape of ourselves from last year, and we don’t even recognize who we see. We were hurt, our confidence was shot and we weren’t in rhythm...

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Daily Digest

Memphis Grizzlies Suffer 15th Consecutive Loss

The Grizzlies lost their 15th straight game, 119-110 at Chicago, on Wednesday, March 7.

The team has not won since defeating the Phoenix Suns at FedExForum on Jan. 29.

Memphis trailed by 15 points going into the fourth quarter, but cut the lead to a point as rookie Dillon Brooks scored 20 of his 29 points in the fourth quarter. The Bulls (22-42), however, pulled away over the last two minutes.

Marc Gasol and Ben McLemore each scored 17 points.

Five Bulls scored in double-figures, led by Lauri Markkanen’s 22 points and 21 points each from Zach LaVine and Kris Dunn.

The Grizzlies are now 18-46, currently the worst mark in the NBA. They return to FedExForum for a 7 p.m. game vs. the Utah Jazz on Friday, March 9.

– Don Wade

Accurate Communications...

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At Least Three Women Robbed Outside Cordova Kroger In Less Than 24 Hours

MEMPHIS, Tenn (localmemphis.com) – Memphis Police now say three women were robbed in less than 24-hours outside a local Kroger store in Cordova.

Police say the first robbery happened about 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night in the parking lot of the store in the 1600 block of N. Germantown Parkway.

Police say the victim was attacked by a suspect, who struck her and took off with her purse. The suspect got away in a black Charger with 2 red stripes and a Tennessee license plate. A description of the suspect was not released.

Wednesday morning around 8:45 a.m., Memphis Police officers were called to the same Kroger store. A woman told officers when she left the store, she was walking toward her vehicle when she noticed a man sitting in a newer model white 4-door car.

According to MPD, as she started pu...

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