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All other security measures are in place for the Lonoke County Courthouse, where the security portal stands idle for lack of personnel. Photo Ed Galucki

Quorum court stalls on Courthouse security

May 25, 2016 11:19am

Courthouse security measures of electronic door locks are installed, video surveillance is running, panic buttons available, and entry control now limits public entrance to the long-unused front...

Adam Stivers

‘I’m a loser’

May 24, 2016 4:02pm

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Dec. 12, 1968: Ward’s first water bill is paid by R.H. Grant to Mrs. Molene Cooke, city collector, as Mayor Richard C. Bayless looks on. City water became a real thing for Ward residents a short time ago with the completion of the first water system for the town … a new experience for those who have had well or cistern water in the past.

Cabot Star-Herald - 1968

Apr 12, 2016 3:28pm

This year marks the 60th year of publication for the Cabot Star-Herald, begun January 1956 by Cone and Betty Magie - here are some 1968 headlines:

Jan. 12, 1968: Ice Storm Hits County - One...

Cabot Library to host class

Apr 12, 2016 3:28pm

The Cabot Public Library located at 909 West Main Street in Cabot will be hosting an 8 week class for English Language Learners beginning Monday, April 18 from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m.


Parker honored by Williams Baptist

Apr 12, 2016 1:57pm

Matt Parker of Cabot, was been presented the 2016 Association of Youth Ministry Educators (AYME) Award at Williams Baptist College.

He was selected for the award by the Christian ministries...

West connection to I-40 in plans

Apr 05, 2016 3:33pm

With the coming expansion of U.S. Highway 67/167 to six lanes between Cabot and Jacksoville, Mayor Bill Cypert said Cabot needs to join Jacksonville and other cities in calling for the Arkansas...

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...