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Courthouse incident leaves one injured

Oct 31, 2014 3:13pm

Lonoke County Sheriff John Staley oversees the first aid given court bailiff John Porter after a scuffle with an unidentified person sent the two into a fall down the courthouse stairs. Staley...

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School employee arrested after claim

Oct 21, 2014 5:41pm

According to a Cabot Police Department press release, a Cabot School District paraprofessional was arrested Oct. 16 on suspicion of inappropriate contact with a student. In the release, Cabot...

Austin gets new police chief

Oct 21, 2014 5:29pm

Law enforcement at Austin got a new chief last week with James Kulesa filling the post. Past chief Tony Bryant resigned last month citing health reasons.

Austin mayor Bernie Chamberlain said...

Early voting gets under way

Oct 21, 2014 5:32pm

Cabot resident Nancy Cohea gets ready to vote as one of the first to cast ballots in early voting on Monday. Lonoke County Clerk Larry Clarke reported that 483 voters cast their ballots at Cabot,...

Jeremy Gillam was named recipient of the Outstanding Alumni Award at the Arkansas Community Colleges fall conference.

ASU-Beebe: Several Honored at Arkansas Conference

Oct 21, 2014 5:43pm

Arkansas State University-Beebe students, faculty, staff, and alumni were recently honored at the Arkansas Community Colleges, formerly Arkansas Association of Two-Year Colleges, fall conference...

Valley promoted with Boy Scouts

Oct 21, 2014 5:37pm

The Quapaw Area Council is excited to announce that Donnie Valley has been promoted to District Executive for the Three Rivers District (Includes Prairie, Lonoke, White, and Woodruff Counties) in...

AT&T War Memorial Scholarship awarded, Vietnam veteran honored

Oct 21, 2014 5:36pm

Halftime of the Oct. 18 University of Arkansas Razorback game at War Memorial Stadium/AT&T Field included formal presentation of the third annual AT&T War Memorial Scholarship, and...

Rochelle honored at State Fair

Oct 21, 2014 5:34pm

Lindsey Rochelle, 19, of Ward won the Stall Decor award at the 2014 Arkansas State Fair Rodeo Queen contest in Little Rock on Saturday, Oct. 18. With her is the fair’s general manager, Ralph...


Double murder brings doubled sentence

Oct 14, 2014 6:50pm

Double sentences of life in prison were handed down Thursday by a Lonoke County jury in the trial of the Dec. 2011 killings of two people at Cabot. The killings had come only days after the...

Early voting begins Monday

Oct 14, 2014 7:00pm

Early voting begins Monday and voters using the Cabot voting site have a new location for the 2014 General Election, County Clerk Larry Clarke announced. “The RE:NEW Community Church…has...

Dr. James Hertzog and Will Feland are the newest members of the Cabot Panther Foundation Hall of Fame, Hertzog and Feland were honored at the [ ] annual Hall of Fame Banquet held Tuesday in the cafetorium of the new Cabot School District Freshman Academy. Photo Ed Galucki

Cabot Panther Foundation Hall of Fame Banquet honors two

Oct 14, 2014 6:59pm

The 6th annual Cabot Panther Foundation Hall of Fame Banquet, held Tuesday at Cabot Freshman Academy, marked the induction of two more Cabot alumni to the list of individuals who have given...