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Board approves $6 million budget for 2014-15 school year

Oct 01, 2014 2:41pm

The Carlisle school district passed a $6,012,786.38 budget for the 2014-15 school year, during Monday nights board meeting.

In the $6,012,786.38 budget, the district is estimating $2,553,026...

Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads Of Great Students) Gary Wilson and Stephen Vogler greet students at Carlisle Elementary school on Wednesday morning. Watch D.O.G.S. (Dads Of Great Students) is an innovative father involvement, educational initiative of the National Center For Fathering. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Watch D.O.G.S. at work

Oct 01, 2014 2:47pm

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Oct 01, 2014 2:43pm

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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 cgoodman@arkansasnews.com 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.

Community Calendar

Updated: Sep 03, 2014 6:05pm

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

Thursday: Larry Weathers and his band will present special...

Third grade student, Hailey Sullivan is all smiles on Monday 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 20, 2014 1:50pm

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.

No mow, no dough| Residents to recieve fines for unmowed yards

Updated: Aug 20, 2014 1:39pm

Carlisle Mayor Ray Glover said during Monday night’s City Council meeting, fines will be handed out for residents who refuse to maintain their yard.

“They are just ruining my summer,” Glover...