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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...

Community Calendar

Aug 27, 2014 12:09pm

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Diesel fuel and logs litter the Bobby Glover highway on Friday afternoon following a single vehicle accident involving an overturned logging truck. (Photo by Justin Goodman)

Man survives overturned log truck accident

Aug 06, 2014 2:36pm

Diesel fuel covered the roadway on Friday afternoon, after a logging truck overturned on the Bobby Glover highway in Carlisle.

Carlisle Police Chief Eric Frank said the single-vehicle...

Boo! Carlisle to observe Halloween on Nov. 1

Jul 30, 2014 3:54pm

Carlisle Mayor Ray Glover decides to change the city observation date of Halloween this year to Nov. 1 during the city council meeting on July 15.

According to Glover, Alderman Chad Bennett...

Community Calendar

Jul 30, 2014 3:51pm

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

Monday: Kindergarten registration will be until 5:30 p.m. at...

New sights coming to Carlisle

Jul 23, 2014 2:56pm

Carlisle Mayor Ray Glover announced changes coming to Carlisle on Monday, July 14 during the Chamber of Commerce meeting.

According to Glover, the Carlisle City Park will soon be the...

School Board approves hires

Jul 23, 2014 2:59pm

Carlisle School Board approved new hires, handbook changes and a new trash service provider during a meeting on July 11.

The board approved a voting resolution stating “The Carlisle School...

David Pryor visits Carlisle

Jul 23, 2014 2:57pm

Former Governor of Arkansas and United States Senator David Pryor, pictured right, stopped by Ray’s Barber Shop in Carlisle on Tuesday morning following a visit to the Lonoke Depot. Carlisle was...

Community Calendar

Jul 23, 2014 2:56pm

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July 29: Stuffed animal sleep over at 5:30 p.m. at the Carlisle Public Library. Bring a stuffed friend to story time and wear your pajamas. Stuffed animals can stay the...

All-Star cheerleaders

Jul 03, 2014 9:38am

Katlyn Stock, left, and Bailey Amaden represented Carlisle at last week’s All-Star games held at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway.

Booster Club scholarships

Jul 03, 2014 9:38am

Braden Reed, Makenzie Bennett, Austin Reed and Jacob Jones were the recipients of the Bison Booster Club scholarships this year. (Submitted photo)

Hazen Masonic Lodge meeting, 50-year pins

Jul 03, 2014 9:42am

Hazen Masonic Lodge No.336 will have the regular meeting at 7:30 p.m. July 10; at 5 p.m.; on July 12, at 5 p.m., 50-year pins will be presented to Lamar Cole of Hazen and John Calhoun of Des Arc,...