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Circuit judge bid revives old questions

Apr 23, 2014 5:54pm

Nearly 20 years ago, Lonoke County was rocked by multiple rape charges and alleged murder plots involving one of the county’s oldest, politically-connected families — charges with a link to...

On missing the boat

Apr 17, 2014 3:11pm

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Woodlawn news

Apr 17, 2014 3:10pm

On Thursday, April 10, the Woodlawn Community Center opened its doors at 10:30 a.m. Those attending were: Dorothy Henry, Dorothy Williams, Mary Thate, Birtha Larkin, Alice King, Sue Grady, Jackie...

John Dock - a voice from the past

Apr 17, 2014 3:08pm

John Dock was a feature seen in the Cabot Star-Herald, Lonoke Democrat and Carlisle Independent 50 years ago that gave an often-satirical view of current issues, which often gives the impression...

Good Ol’ Days vehicle show May 24

Apr 17, 2014 3:04pm

Collectors with restored vehicles or anyone interested in displaying a vehicle can enter the Good Old Days Festival vehicle show, organized the members of the Montgomery County 4-H.

The show...

Race winner

Apr 17, 2014 3:03pm

Jordan Holyfield of Cabot won the feature race Saturday, April 5 at Hill Top Race Track in Pleasant Plains. Holeyfield started Kart racing in 2012 on asphalt but soon witched to dirt. She has been...

‘Blood moon’

Apr 17, 2014 3:02pm

A total lunar eclipse occurred early Tuesday morning. The result was a “blood moon,” which was caused when the moon is entirely immersed in the Earth’s shadow. The blood red color is due to the...

Remington hiring, but not close to home

Apr 17, 2014 3:01pm

Expansion of operations at the Remington Arms Lonoke Plant is opening opportunities for good jobs, but many of the well-paying positions are being filled by reaching out-of-state, Brett Stovall,...

Reason No. 6 for a Smart911 Safety Profile

Apr 17, 2014 2:57pm

Smart911 Safety Profile service is available to all Arkansans through an act of the State Legislature. The service is paid for, it is ready for residents to use – all that needs be done is for...

Ward council puzzles zoning call

Apr 17, 2014 2:55pm

Two Ward residents are the first to bump against form-based zoning that is supposed to develop “a sense of place” in the city of Ward. The residents spoke during the April 14 city council meeting...

Flag retirement ceremony

Apr 17, 2014 2:54pm

The Criswell-Robinson Cabot American Legion Post 71 and and Cabot High School Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps (AFJROTC) cadets will have a flag retirement ceremony Monday, April 21...

Autism Awareness Month was declared in Lonoke County by County Judge Doug Erwin in a proclamation signing at the Lonoke County Courthouse. Cindy Weathers, with Lillyanne, of Ward; and Anne Swint, with Mary Allen, of Lonoke, accompanied Erwin at the signing. Both daughters have been diagnosed as autistic. Parents at the signing agreed that there are many misunderstandings and called for better education about the disorder. (Photo by Ed Galucki)

Autism: a different way of seeing things

Apr 17, 2014 2:45pm

Usually it is mom who knows first. She knows her child is different but she just cannot quite put her finger on why. Just different. But that is the time to tell a doctor of her concerns and have...