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Student from the Carlisle school use the emergency bus exit on Tuesday afternoon, after the bus went into a ditch. (submitted photo)

Students unharmed following bus mishap

Sep 17, 2014 2:32pm

Tuesdays afternoons bus route was not what some Carlisle School district students were expecting, after an off road experience left them in the ditch.

On Wednesday morning, Carlisle...

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Community Calendar

Sep 17, 2014 2:39pm

To submit information for the community calender, e-mail Allison Goodman at before 4 p.m. on Fridays.

Thursday: The Gospel group, “The voices of truth” from the “...

GFWC Carlisle Progressive Club kicked off a new year with a salad luncheon. They welcomed new member Mary Lois Moran, pictured left, and their Girl’s State Representative Kimberly Lott, pictured center with her Grandmother, club member Ann Lenderman.

Progressive club meets for new club year

Updated: Sep 17, 2014 2:44pm

The Carlisle Progressive Club held the first meeting of its new year Sept. 10 in the Methodist Family Life Center. Hostesses Kathleen Faucett and Ann Davis had tables dressed in fall colors and...

Chamber gears up for alumni weekend| Mayor encourages early voting

Sep 10, 2014 4:25pm

The Carlisle Chamber of Commerce discuss upcoming Alumni weekend plans during a meeting on Monday.

Carlisle Chamber of Commerce president Cody Snider said the chamber will host its annual...

Grandparents day is Monday

Sep 10, 2014 3:56pm

The Carlisle Elementary school will celebrate grandparents day this Monday in the elementary school cafeteria.

Grandparents are invited to come enjoy cookies and juice with their...

Community Calendar

Sep 10, 2014 3:31pm

To submit information for the community calender, e-mail Allison Goodman at before 4 p.m. on Fridays.

Thursday: Bingo will begin at 10 a.m. at the Woodlawn...

For security purposes and to reduce the transfer of contraband at the Carlisle city jail, prisoners will be allowed no contact visitation through the use of the facilities new phone and monitor system. The jail opened on Aug. 26. Pictured it a holding cell with the new video visitation system. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Carlisle city jail now ready for occupants

Sep 03, 2014 6:06pm

The Arkansas Criminal Detention Facility Review Commission also known as jail standards, gave its stamp of approval for the opening of the Carlisle city jail following their final inspection on...

Kittler seeks re-election as city alderman

Sep 03, 2014 6:03pm

William H. Kittler announces his candidacy for re-election to the office of alderman for Ward 2, Position 2 on the Carlisle City Council.

“I am a life long resident of Carlisle, a graduate...

CADC offering assistance with shut-off electric bills

Sep 03, 2014 6:02pm

Central Arkansas Development Council (CADC) is offering crisis intervention assistance to families with a utility bill shut-off notice. The Crisis Low-Income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP)...

Mayor of Carlisle, Ray Glover accepted the ALS ice bucket challenge on Monday, in memory of Carlisle native and retired industrial arts teacher from the Carlisle school district, Larry Buffalo, who lost his battle on Jan. 21, 2011, in memory of former Carlisle High School teacher Jane Woodruff, who lost her battle on May 18, 2008 and in honor of Kenneth Greenlee of Carlisle who is currently battling ALS. Assisting the challenge is Ronnie Ashmore. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Ice bucket challenge soaking the nation

Aug 28, 2014 8:56pm

Over the past month, ice water has been flowing on viral videos all over the Internet. The cause is the latest fundraiser idea, the ALS ice bucket challenge.

According to the Arkansas ALS...

Third grade student, Hailey Sullivan is all smiles on Monday, Aug. 18 and she steps off the bus for her first day of the 2014-2015 school year. Also pictured is Carlisle Superintendent Jason Clark. According to Clark, 673 students were in attendance on Monday. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Back to the books| Students return to school on Monday

Aug 28, 2014 8:57pm

After a two and half month vacation, students return for their first day of the school year on Monday at Carlisle and Lonoke Public school district.