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The Monday morning crash of a single-engine aircraft in rural Lonoke County is under investigation by the Federal Aviation Agency and the Natonal Transportation Safety Board. The pilot, George Smith, 75, of North Little Rock, died after being airlifted to a nearby hospital. Submitted photo - Lonoke County Sheriff’s Office.

Pilot dies in Lonoke County plane crash

Oct 21, 2014 5:32pm

A report of the crash of a single-engine aircraft in the Panola Road area of central Lonoke County was confirmed by Lonoke County Sheriff John Staley. The call reporting the crash was received at...

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Chamber’s Williams completes Community Development Institute

Aug 20, 2014 9:49am

Amy Williams, Executive Director of the Cabot Chamber of Commerce has recently completed the Year 1 Class of the 28th Annual Community Development Institute- Central (CDI) at the University of...

City left holding the bag in Community Center repairs

Aug 12, 2014 4:42pm

Questions about construction faults that led to the now eight-year-old Cabot Veterans Park Community Center needing more than $800,000 in repairs and renovation cannot yet be answered. City...

No waiting

Aug 12, 2014 4:42pm

Tuesday morning traffic moves through the newly opened traffic circle at the junction of Locust Street with Lincoln Street at the High School. The circle is one of three built to cope with new...

Cabot Farmers Market is part of a national trend toward not only locally grown produce, but locally made arts, crafts and other items. Market manager Matt Webber said there will be eight more weekends for the Cabot market, with Oct. 4 being the last for the year. Photo Ed Galucki

Cabot Farmers Market helped begin national trend

Aug 12, 2014 4:47pm

Arkansas’ farmers markets have nearly doubled in numbers in the last decade, ranking the state among the top 10 for growth. Nationwide, the increase is about 76 percent in the past six years,...

Operation Roundup supports Kohen’s Park

Aug 12, 2014 4:44pm

First Electric District Manager Karen Southerland (left) and First Electric marketing representative David Copeland (right) present Juanita Williams a check for $1,000 from Operation Roundup to...

ADE mounts school bus safety campaign

Aug 12, 2014 4:44pm

More than 6,000 school buses transporting more than 250,000 students daily will next week return to Arkansas roads. “We want to remind motorists to be especially attentive whenever they are near a...

A different landscape

Aug 12, 2014 4:43pm

About two years ago, this scene was of a single road and open field but now is dominated by the Freshman Academy, set to open with the new school year, and traffic is moving through two new...

Circuit Court

Aug 12, 2014 4:49pm

According court records, John Williams, 34, of Cabot, has been charged with driving while intoxicated, which would be his sixth if convicted.

The affidavit states that on Feb. 8, Cabot...

This picture is among the first collected by the Cabot School District Museum of American and the Lonoke County History Museum in a call for World War I memorabilia. The picture shows Ross Hardie Robinson, killed in World War I, in honor of whom Criswell-Robinson Cabot American Legion Post 71 is named. In the picture, Robinson is standing in the back row far right.

Lonoke County World War I memorabilia sought by museums

Aug 12, 2014 4:48pm

This photo is one of the first collected in the recently announced cooperative project of the Cabot School District Museum of American History and the Lonoke County History Museum to document the...

Museums searching for WW1 artifacts

Aug 12, 2014 4:48pm

With no known surviving World War I veterans it is crucial to safeguard artifacts of the era, but history is being lost every day – thrown away, destroyed or just forgotten. Lonoke County Museum...