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The Speech I Never Planned on Writing

May 24, 2016 4:03pm

When I started high school, there were a lot of things I never thought would happen. I never thought I would join a math club. I never thought I would willingly attend a football game. Most...

Adam Stivers

‘I’m a loser’

May 24, 2016 4:02pm

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Sheriff reports second drowning

Apr 05, 2016 1:21pm

On Thursday, March 31, Lonoke County sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the 3000 block of Anderson Road on a report of a child not breathing. At the scene, deputies found family members...

Jared Gilliam

Gilliam gets perfect ACT test score

Apr 05, 2016 3:24pm

Jared Gilliam, a junior at Cabot High School, recently scored a perfect 36 on the ACT.

He is the son of Dan and LeAnne Gilliam and has a younger brother, Jordan

The ACT along with the...

Cabot animal services: much more than a ‘dog pound’

Apr 05, 2016 2:52pm

From art galleries to encounter rooms, to a model animal ordinance, Cabot Animal Services Department is changing the perception of animal control, animal services director Mike Wheeler told city...

Jamie Still

Women of the Month: Jamie Still

Apr 05, 2016 4:23pm

Editor’s note: Woman of the Month is a feature being brought to you by the Star-Herald and Alyssa Lauland at Beauty’s a Breeze. Jamie Still is the honoree for March.

Did you ever have a...

New Cabot library continues to amaze

Apr 05, 2016 3:43pm

While it was always believed more people would use the new library, the actual numbers continue to amaze, Deborah Moore, director of the Lonoke County Library System told Cabot City Council...

Tax delinquent land sale set for Lonoke County

Apr 05, 2016 1:23pm

Tax delinquent lands in Lonoke County will be auctioned at the Lonoke County Courthouse Annex, 10 a.m. April 21, according to a press release from John Thurston, Arkansas Commissioner of State...

The long unused front doors of the Lonoke County Courthouse returned to full service on Monday with additional security measures being put into effect. The north and south side doors are now for persons with security cards; at a later date, guards will be at the front doors operating a security check-in point equipped with airport-style metal detectors. No one has been found at the courthouse who remembers the front doors being used except for special purposes. Photo Ed Galucki

Courthouse security

Apr 05, 2016 1:20pm

The long unused front doors of the Lonoke County Courthouse returned to full service on Monday with additional security measures being put into effect. The north and south side doors are now for...

Cabot Waterworks, looking ahead to 2080

Apr 05, 2016 2:58pm

Continual maintenance and improvements of Cabot’s water and wastewater systems will payoff with the city’s needs met for about 55 years, according to remarks by Water and Wastewater Commission...

Lonoke County Circuit Court

Apr 05, 2016 2:57pm

Larry Donnell Binion, 50, Greenwood, Miss, 43CR-16-152: commercial burglary (felony); theft of property (misdemeanor)(three counts); criminal mischief (misdemeanor)(three counts); habitual...

March 10, 1967: “Cabot High School underwent its final building inspection Thursday, March 2, and final acceptance of the building is scheduled for Thursday, March 10… Superintendent Don Elliot said this week that the total cost of the building is $449,100.80 and total cost of equipment is $51,102.40. Grand total is $500,203.29.”

60 Years of the Cabot Star-Herald: 1967

Apr 05, 2016 1:22pm

Cone and Betty Magie began printing the Cabot Star in October 1955, in January 1956 the Cabot Star and Cabot Herald, 2016 marks the 6oth year of the combined Cabot Star-Herald. Here are some of...