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With the 19th Airlift Wing’s newest, and last, C-130J as a backdrop, Jacksoville mayor Gary Fletcher presents Gen. Carlton Everheart II, commander Air Mobility Command, with a key to the city to mark the event. Everheart piloted the C-130 Hercules from the Lockheed-Martin plant in Georgia, where it was built, to Little Rock Air Force Base. This will be the last new aircraft for the 19AW, though two more are slated for the 314 AW. Photo Ed Galucki

Last new C-130 delivered to Little Rock Air Force Base

Jun 21, 2016 3:53pm

Amid the Ruffles and Flourishes of military ceremony, the last new C-130J Hercules, tail number 16-5796, slated for the 19 Airlift Wing at Little Rock Air Force Base, was delivered by Gen. Carlton...

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O’Bryan shuts down Cabot probation services

Jun 07, 2016 3:56pm

In a press release this morning, Cabot District Judge Joe O’Bryan announced that the supervised probation program at Cabot District Court is suspended immediately. “The probation status of our...

Council looks to pick up 2007 plan for walking trails

Jun 07, 2016 1:29pm

Codification of the city’s ordinances is nearly complete, and will be the subject of the next City Council Agenda meeting, Public Works Committee chairman Ed Long said.

“I thought I would...

Cabot library going to the dogs

Jun 07, 2016 2:32pm

Among the matters discussed at the June 6 City Council were reports from the Lonoke County Library System and Cabot Animal Control, and about combining reading practice with making animals more...

UCA releases President, Dean’s lists

Jun 07, 2016 2:47pm

More than 1,200 students have been named to the President’s and Dean’s lists.

To be named to the President’s List, students must have a 4.0 grade point average with a minimum course load of...

County students chosen as UALR Chancellor’s Leadership Scholars

Jun 07, 2016 2:46pm

Students from Lonoke County are among those chosen for the 2016 University of Arkansas at Little Rock Chancellor’s Leadership Corps (CLC), a competitive scholarship program for up to $8,000 per...

Pulaski County sheriff’s reserve deputy Steve Bowman, on river patrol, captured this picture of the Sunday night RiverFest closing fireworks display. After nearly 40 years as a Memorial Day weekend event, RiverFest planners moved the music festival to the first weekend in June.

Deputies with ringside seat

Jun 07, 2016 2:35pm

Pulaski County sheriff’s reserve deputy Steve Bowman, on river patrol, captured this picture of the Sunday night RiverFest closing fireworks display. After nearly 40 years as a Memorial Day...

Family and friends of Cabot police officers being promoted gathered at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church on Tuesday for a ceremony marking . Chief of Police Jackie Davis announced the promotions to Captain: Brent Lucas; Kevin Marty; Scott Sears; to Lieutenant: Robbie Gibson, Keith Graham, Chris Huggins, Dwayne Roper, Larry Thompson, Tommy Thompson; to sergeant - Renee Falt, Josh Crane, John Dodd, Shane Moore; Chris Riley, Calvin Thomas and dispatchers M. Emery; T. Arnold, and P. Swift.

Police Department celebrates promotions

Jun 07, 2016 2:34pm

Family and friends of Cabot police officers being promoted gathered at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church on Tuesday for a ceremony marking . Chief of Police Jackie Davis announced the promotions to...

Sheriff asks help to find missing man

Jun 07, 2016 2:33pm

Nathan Christopher Longeway, 35, was last seen on May 27, leaving Cabot Junior High South, driving a 2002 Honda CMX 250cc motorcycle with Arkansas license plate 599AI.

Longeway is an insulin...

The Cabot School District, Reading Road Trip bus begins making summer rounds this week. The bus brings free books to children and families during the summer break from school. File photo

Reading Road Trip Bus begins summer schedule

Jun 07, 2016 2:32pm

The Reading Road Trip Bus will travel the Cabot School District June 6 through July 28 to bring books to children and families during the summer break from school. In its four years of summer...

Free summer lunch program for Cabot School District

Jun 07, 2016 12:39pm

Cabot Public Schools will serve free lunches to students and adults in the community, weekdays through July 29 (except July 4).

The lunches will be served at Ward Central Elementary and...