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Quorum Court stretches into the night after three hour meeting

Aug 25, 2015 5:32pm

Library changes, road department salaries and extra costs for the courthouse elevator combined to make for a three-hour quorum meeting on Thursday.

Justices of the Peace R.D. Hopper, B.J....

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Ward, Austin top Cabot in growth rate

Aug 06, 2015 11:35pm

According to figures published by Metroplan in the July edition of Metro Trends – Demographic Review and Outlook, Austin and Ward have surpassed Cabot in rate of growth.

Overall 2015...

Changing with the times

Aug 04, 2015 5:43pm

Open entry into the Lonoke County Courthouse will soon end with the installation of various security measures, including these metal detectors at the front doors. Closed for decades, the center...

State Police investgating England shooting

Aug 04, 2015 5:33pm

According to information from Arkansas State Police public information director Bill Sadler, State Police investigators are collecting information in a July 30 shooting incident at England that...

More charges in prescription drug investigation

Aug 04, 2015 5:21pm

More than 30 individuals face charges in Lonoke County Circuit Court stemming from an investigation that led to nearly 190 charges against a Little Rock doctor, accusing him of writing fraudulent...

Police videos give protection both ways

Aug 04, 2015 5:20pm

Body video cameras for police officers would likely have become the norm even without the national controversies sparked by videos of some encounters. “I think [body cams] are more for the...

Cabot-can gearing up to feed hungry kids with Backpack program at schools

Aug 04, 2015 5:11pm

With summer drawing to a close, volunteers who worked with Cabot-Can, a canned food drive to ensure children of Cabot School District had sufficient food while school was in recess, are turning to...

Supplies for kids

Aug 04, 2015 6:18pm

Criswell – Robinson American Legion Post 71 of Cabot carried backpacks filled with school supplies to Arnold Drive Elementary School to be used for students needing the supplies. Presenting the...

Hutchinson at Arkansas Rice Expo 2015 Friday at Stuttgart

Aug 04, 2015 5:49pm

Arkansas Rice Expo 2015 will be, Friday, Aug. 7, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., in the Grand Prairie Center, 2709 U.S. Highway 165 at Stuttgart. Keynote speaker is Gov. Asa Hutchinson, scheduled to speak...

Going up

Aug 04, 2015 5:44pm

Modification of the nearly century-old Lonoke County Courthouse to accommodate an elevator has hit a variety of pitfalls but could be complete by the end of September, County Judge Doug Erwin said...

Operation Roundup

Aug 04, 2015 5:37pm

Austin Volunteer Fire Department Chief Steve Bettis is presented $1,000 from First Electric Cooperative’s Operation Round-Up program by Operation Round-Up trustees Lois Ann Bryant and Reedie Ray;...