February 15, 2018

40/29 Get Ready Weather Launches New Way to Help You Stay Safe

We had a chance to speak with Darby Bybee about 40/29 Get Ready Weather's new way to help viewers stay safe.  


40/29 Get Ready Weather made some changes this week to better prepare viewers for impactful days that could affect their lives.  These days will be referred to Impact days and Severe Days. (see icons to right) For more about the changes please check out the interview below.


Darby Bybee explains 40/29 Get Ready Weather New icons.





Impact Days would be days the weather could cause a nuisance to your daily plans.  
List of Impact weather events:  
Rain showers
Heat/Humid Days
Thunderstorms 
Dense Fog
WildFire Danger
 High Winds  
Freezing Temperatures 


Severe Days would be days that the weather could be life threatening to you or your family.  

List of Severe Weather Events:  
Snow and Ice 
Snow Storms
Freezing Rain
 Ice Storms
Severe Thunderstorms
Straight Line Winds
Hail
Tornadoes
Flooding


If you see the Severe Day icon show up at the top of our blog please go to 4029tv.com/weather or over the air tune into The Arkansas CW or 40/29 News for updates during Severe Weather so that you can be better prepared.


February 12, 2018

McLarty Daniel Customer Appreciation Event



The Crew stopped by McLarty Daniel - Chysler Dodge Jeep & Ram in Bentonville for their customer appreciation event.  Attendees where treated to giveaways, which included one lucky person winning free gas for a year, free food and demonstrations of new vehicles available at the dealership. Check out the event in the video below.


February 1, 2018

Check Out Local Fashion Designer Brittany Nicole's Clothing Line!


Fashion Designer Brittany Nicole's Clothing line went down the NWA Fashion Week runway show this past November in Fayetteville.  Brittany graduated in 2011 from University of Arkansas.  She was also a lead designer for a footwear company for almost three years.  She is also known for designing for artist in the music industry like Bon Jovi and Lady Gaga.  Check out her runway below.

Brittany Nicole's Runway




Gallery for Brittany Nicole's Runway

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January 25, 2018

Check out 40/29 and The Arkansas CW Women's Living Expo Held at the Jones Center.


40/29 and The Arkansas CW Women's living expo was held at the Jones Center earlier this month. Thank you for stopping by and visiting the Arkansas CW booth.  We had lot fun talking to everyone and holding Crew Auditions. 

Check out the video below:





Appearance by Robert Palmer Watkins
Robert Palmer Watkins who plays Dillon Quartermaine on General Hospital spoke at the 40/29 and The Arkansas CW Women's Living Expo. Then after his autograph session at the FFO booth he stopped by the CW booth to talk about his new CW seed show scheduled to air online February 14th.  

Check out his interview below:



Celebrity Cook Off

There was a celebrity cook off between defending champion, Chef Susan Beard, Culinary Operations Manager for Slim Chickens and Chef Brent Hale owner of the catering company, Big Sexy Food. Chef Brent Hale won the Celebrity Cook Off presented by the Arkansas Beef Council. 


Danny Lane and Rebecca Woodward from Harps created an edible Springtime In The Ozarks panorama.  Check it out below. 

Harps Panorama Cake Gallery Below:


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Women's Living Expo Gallery



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January 22, 2018

McLarty Daniel held a 2nd Quarter "Attendance is the Key" Event

McLarty Daniel Automotive is in their 2nd year of acknowledging area high school students’ attendance achievements with the McLarty Daniel “ATTENDANCE IS THE KEY” car giveaway.  There is four participating schools Bentonville, Bentonville West, Rogers and Rogers Heritage.  In First Quarter of the school year there was almost 1,000 local teenagers eligible for a chance to win the cars from all four participating schools.  

This past Saturday McLarty Daniel Kicked off the second quarter with a event held at Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram Store in Bentonville for all eligible attend to win students from Bentonville, Bentonville West, Rogers and Rogers Heritage.



Dustin explains how the McLarty Daniel Attendance is Key program works. Check it out!




January 17, 2018

Robert Palmer Watkins visits Northwest Arkansas' Women's Living Expo


Robert Palmer Watkins who plays Dillon Quartermaine on General Hospital spoke at the 40/29 and The Arkansas CW Women's Living Expo in Springdale this past weekend.   After signing autographs he stopped by The Arkansas CW booth and answered questions about General Hospital and his new show "Cupid's Match" that will air on the CW Seed. Check out the interview below!!!




You can watch General Hospital on ABC 40/29 weekdays at 1:00 PM. You can also catch the premiere of "Cupid's Match" on Feb. 14th on The CW Seed. To watch go to www.cwseed.com or you can download The CW Seed App on mobile.

January 16, 2018

The Arkansas CW Is Looking For New Crew Members!

The Arkansas CW Crew powered by McLarty Daniel is looking to add a new member to its team!  Do you have what it takes to be a part of the Crew? Gifted with a special talent for entertaining?  Do you have charisma and a lot of personality?

We are looking for two individuals that are outgoing, energetic and have the gift of gab and at least 18 years or older to become a member of a team of 5 members for The Arkansas CW Crew.  It's an opportunity that's fun and flexible and gives you a great community experience! 

This paid position puts you in the middle of the action at some of the year's biggest events. You will be meeting viewers from all walks of life, engaging fans online and in person, plus interviewing some really cool people.  

You can apply online by completing one Arkansas CW Crew Audition application, Provide links for photographs. (you can also use  your phone to record a message on why you should be picked for the crew and provide link in application but it is not required.)


Enter online by January 29th, 2018 to be considered in these two positions.

Here is a taste of what it is like to be a part of The Crew!







Complete forms:
Application  to join the Crew *Required- if chosen you will be called in for screening.  

Participation of Eligibility (*Required)  to be completed and emailed to ssearle@hearst.com 




Interview with Black Lightning cast members Nafessa Williams, China Anne McClain and Christine Adams.

Hearst Television had chance to interview some of the cast members of CW Network new series Black Lightning, Nafessa Williams, China Anne McClain and Christine Adams.  Click below to see interview.


Interview Part 1





Interview Part 2




The Premiere of  Black Lightning is tonight on the CW Network at 8pm following The Flash.   Jefferson Pierce, Black Lightning (played by Cress Williams) was gifted with superhuman power to harness and control electricity.  He used it to keep his home town safe, but after too many nights of putting his life on the line and what it was doing to his family he left his superhero days behind him.  Nearly decade later he is forced out of retirement to save his family and his community.  Black Lightning premieres tonight.


Here is a list of where you can find The Arkansas CW in our area.
Antenna: 29.2 or 40.2
Cox Cable:  4 or  2004
AT&T U-verse: 30 or 1030
DirecTV: 41
DISH: 21 



Interview with Black Lightning cast members Cress Williams and James Remar

Hearst Television had chance to interview some of the cast members of CW Network new series Black Lightning, Cress Williams and James Remar.  Click below to see interview.


Interview Part 1




Interview Part 2



The Premiere of  Black Lightning is tonight on the CW Network at 8pm following The Flash.   Jefferson Pierce (played by Cress Williams) was gifted with superhuman power to harness and control electricity.  He used it to keep his home town safe, but after too many nights of putting his life on the line and what it was doing to his family he left his superhero days behind him.  Nearly decade later he is forced out of retirement to save his family and his community.  


Here is a list of where you can find The Arkansas CW in our area.
Antenna: 29.2 or 40.2
Cox Cable:  4 or  2004
AT&T U-verse: 30 or 1030
DirecTV: 41
DISH: 21 


January 11, 2018

The Arkansas CW wants to send you to a free screening of "12 Strong"!


The Arkansas CW wants to send you to a free screening of "12 Strong"!  

Tuesday, Jan. 16th at 7:00pm
Razorback Malco Cinema
3956 N Steele Blvd, Fayetteville

Pickup your tickets at:

750 E Henri De Tonti Blvd
Tontitown, AR

Limited seating is available! This screener is first come, first served. Ticket does not guarantee entry or seat! Get to the theater early! 

January 10, 2018

40/29 and The Arkansas CW NWA Women's Living Expo Jan 13th and 14th

Mark your Calendars for the return of the 8th annual 40/29 & THE ARKANSAS CW NWA WOMEN’S LIVING EXPO January 13-14, 2018 at the Jones Center located at 922 E Emma Avenue in Springdale. Parking is free.

40/29 & THE ARKANSAS CW ARE PROUD PARTNERS OF THE WOMEN’S LIVING EXPO! 

“We so enjoy being a part of the Women’s Expo,” said KHBS/KHOG TV, MeTV and The Arkansas CW President and General Manager, Shawn Oswald. “Our news, sports and weather teams look forward to visiting with all the Expo attendees.

Show hours: Saturday, 10am to 6pm and Sunday, 11am to 5pm.

Tickets: $7 general admission, $5 with a discount coupon and children 8 and under are free. 

$2 off admission cards available at participating Harps stores or online at NWA Women's Expo website

SHOW HIGHLIGHTS

STOP BY THE ARKANSAS CW BOOTH AND MEET THE ARKANSAS CW CREW! 



UPDATE FACEBOOK WITH A SUPERHERO PHOTO FROM THE ARKANSAS CW CREW!  The Arkansas CW Crew consists of local street team members, who are entertainers and online correspondents for local interviews on the Arkansas CW.  www.thearkasnascwcrew.com and dotheozarks.com.  We are looking for new members!  If you think you have what it takes to be a crew member then come by the booth. We will be holding an open audition at the CW booth both days.  Click here for more information.


SPEND SOME TIME WITH THE 40/29 GET READY WEATHER TEAM!



A 40” TV IS YOURS IF YOU ARE THE LUCKY WINNER OF THE GET READY WEATHER QUIZ.  The 40/29 GET READY WEATHER TEAM will quizz the audience and one lucky winner will walk away with a brand new 40” TV. Study up and we’ll see you at the Expo on Saturday January 13th at 12:30!

MEET GENERAL HOSPITAL'S DILLON QUARTERMAINE’  



Dillon Quartermaine is played by Robert Palmer Watkins. He will be appearing at the Expo on Saturday at 1pm. Hang out with Robert at his FanFest and receive a free autographed picture. SPONSORED BY FFO HOME

THE ICING WILL FLY AS HARP’S SUGAR ARTISTS DANNY LANE AND REBECCA WOODARD  



They will combine cake, frosting and their artistry to  create an edible Springtime In The Ozarks panorama. Watch as they work their decorating Magic to bring dessert to life. A MUST SEE EVENT!


ARKANSAS BEEF COUNCIL CELEBRITY CHEF COOK-OFF 



It features the kitchen clash between defending champion, Chef Susan Beard, Culinary Operations Manager for Slim Chickens and Chef Brent Hale owner of the catering company, Big Sexy Food. Cheer on your favorite Chef as they create a Flat Iron Steak dish for a panel of judges who will award the grand prize. 

SIP AND SAMPLE 

While the most talented NWA Chef’s will be showcasing their culinary talents on the Arkansas Beef Council Chef’s Kitchen Stage.The Winery at Sassafras Springs Vineyard one of Northwest Arkansas’ premiere wineries is the Official Winery of the 40/29 & Arkansas CW Women’s Living Expo.

EXPLORE YOUR STYLE IN OUR RUNWAY FASHION SHOWS 

Featuring clothes and accessories from Elysian Boutique, Exclusive Eye, LuLaRoe  ,Mosto Creations,  Prima Pointe Dancewear, Pink Buffalo, Rustic Mule and Vesta’s Boutique.

TAKE A BREAK FROM YOUR BUSY LIFE 

Indulge yourself with a free makeover, manicure, facial or massage. Then renew your soul with a Yoga workout. Purchase a great shopping find and explore your style.


SUNDAY IS MOTHER DAUGHTER DAY 

 Fun starts at the front door with enter to win contests.“YOU LOOK JUST LIKE YOUR MOTHER” – DO YOU?  Calling all mothers and daughters who look alike! Registered mother and daughter duos will walk the runway on Sunday January 14th  at 3pm and our panel of judges will determine the Mother/Daughter pair that look the most alike.  A Spa Day for two at SPA 810 will be awarded to the winning mother and daughter with gifts given to the second and third place winners. Register at www.womenslivingexpo.com All entries receive a free ticket to the Expo. Sponsored by Kix 104, Magic 107.9 and Hot Mix 101.9.


 MORE THAN 140 BOOTH OFFERING AMAZING SHOPPING AND PRIZE GIVEAWAYS! 


FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION GO TO WWW.WOMENSLIVINGEXPO.COM

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Proud Partner of the 40/29 and The Arkansas CW NWA Women's Living Expo!