The Great Hangup

    Share your distracted driving stories

    6:11 PM, Nov 15, 2011

    Have you been looking for a phone number and looked up and everyone was stopped in front of you? Have you had a wreck or near miss? Do you text and drive? Do you talk on your phone everytime you get in the car?

    "Celebrate My Drive" pushes for safe teen drivers

    10:42 PM, Sep 15, 2012

    "Celebrate My Drive" is a nation-wide event to promote safe teen driving.

    Great Hang Up: Distracted driving changes lives forever

    2:36 PM, Jul 18, 2012

    Sweet laughter from her son Jacob is something Lina Sharp does not take for granted.

    Driver killed in accident, may have been texting

    7:07 PM, Jun 13, 2012

    Batesville Pike is a windy, two lane road with little shoulder and trees on both sides.

    The Great Hang Up: Texting-while-driving simulator

    6:25 AM, May 29, 2012

    When it comes to texting and driving, it can wait. That is the simple, yet vital message AT&T is sending drivers, particularly teens. 

    Great Hang Up: Stone Co. plans to stop distracted driving

    8:38 AM, May 19, 2012

    The Mountain View Police Department and the Stone County Office of Emergency Management are hoping to bring a mobile unit to the state for combating the problem of distracted driving.

    Great Hang Up: Texting and driving

    10:19 PM, Apr 20, 2012

    As a part of our Great Hang Up campaign to bring awareness to the dangers of distracted driving, Craig O'Neill talks to Gary Stephenson with State Farm.

    The Great Hang Up: Remembering a spouse, best friend

    1:25 PM, Mar 29, 2012

    THV's Lauren Clark takes us to Morrilton to hear one woman's story in this month's Great Hang Up.

    The Great Hang Up: Remembering loss of friend to distracted driving

    10:01 AM, Feb 18, 2012

    Next Friday will be the fifth anniversary of when one Little Rock woman survived a deadly crash but lost her best friend. Tonight, we introduce you to one survivor who sees signs of what distracted driving can do every day.

    The Great Hang Up: 'Drive Alive: One sister's story'

    9:57 AM, Feb 18, 2012

    Taylor Duley was 18 when he passed away, and his sister, Kayla is keeping his spirit alive by speaking to groups and creating a Facebook page with 1,100 friends and counting.

    The Great Hang Up: Protecting Arkansas' teen drivers

    6:38 PM, Nov 23, 2011

    The combination of teenagers and vehicles can often lead to negative outcomes. Yet, several states are celebrating the teens that are driving responsibly and urging all teens to be safer behind the wheel.

    The Great Hang Up: Holiday hustle and bustle

    11:06 PM, Nov 18, 2011

    Though holidays are usually a happy time, they can bring some headaches when it comes to crowds, stress and of course, traffic.

    The Great Hang Up: Distracted driving in school zones

    11:01 PM, Aug 19, 2011

    Either you're one of the people who pay more attention to your cell phone than your surroundings; or you're one of the people annoyed -- by those who pay more attention to their cell phones than their surroundings.

    The Great Hang-Up: Distracted pedestrians

    1:23 AM, Jul 16, 2011

    Pedestrians have the right-of-way according to the Arkansas state law. But often enough a walker who's texting or talking doesn't take safe strides.

    Great Hangup: Keeping your cool behind the wheel

    1:50 AM, Jun 18, 2011

    Here at Today's THV, we are dedicated to helping keep your family safe.

    The Great Hang Up: Drive Smart challenge

    2:07 AM, May 21, 2011

    Here at Today's THV, we are dedicated to helping keep your family safe. One important aspect of that -- putting your phone down when you are behind the wheel.

    Full documentary video: The impact of texting while driving

    10:14 PM, Mar 2, 2011

    It was a special night on "Today's THV at 6:30" Wednesday when we partnered with AT&T to show you a special documentary that could save a life.

    Holiday Hero Central: Lots of businesses still need a hero

    8:58 PM, Dec 9, 2010

    The holidays are a time for giving and organizations across the state are doing their part to help those in need. Little Rock Watershed works year round to bring services to those in need.

    Update: Ark. teens speak out about teen driver fatalities

    8:27 PM, Oct 25, 2010

    A group of Arkansas high schoolers is on a mission to lower the number of teens dying in car accidents. They gathered at the state Capitol for National Teen Driver Safety Week.

    Distracted living more and more common

    8:10 PM, Oct 25, 2010

    Distracted living has become more common with technology advances.

    Update: Parents invited to sobriety checkpoint

    9:40 PM, Oct 22, 2010

    To mark the end of National Teen Driver Safety Week, Arkansas Children's Hospital has teamed up with the Pulaski County Sheriff's Office. Parents are on the sideline of a sobriety check point to stress the importance of parental involvement and safer teen driving.

    Update: Parent-teen contracts for Arkansas teen drivers

    9:42 PM, Oct 21, 2010

    All week on the "THV 10:00 Difference" we're reporting on the dangers of distracting driving. Arkansas ranks sixth in the nation for the most teen fatality accidents. Wednesday, THV explores parent and teen driving contracts and why some say they can save lives.

    Today's THV at 6:30 p.m.: Dangers of texting while driving

    7:49 PM, Sep 30, 2010

    Group urging Arkansans to "put the distraction aside and drive."

    The Great Hang Up: Students pledge to drive safely

    1:49 AM, May 27, 2010

    Distracted driving is dangerous enough with experienced drivers, but it's even more so with teenagers.


    Today's THV at 6:30: The Great Hang Up draws to a close

    6:45 PM, May 26, 2010

    On the last day of The Great Hang Up, an honest appraisal of how we did.

    Today's THV at 6:30: Teenagers taking on distracted driving

    9:45 PM, May 25, 2010

    We continue our campaign The Great Hang Up with a great story of teenagers taking on the role of enforcers.

    The Great Hang Up: Totals of distracted drivers in Arkansas

    6:09 PM, May 25, 2010

    Each Friday for the past four weeks, we've sent Charles Crowson to some of the busiest intersections in Central Arkansas to look for distracted drivers.

    6th graders join in on The Great Hang Up

    6:52 PM, May 21, 2010

    They may not be of driving age, but 6th grade students at Pulaski Heights Middle School are putting a stop to distracted driving.