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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...

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Aug 27, 2014 12:09pm

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Carlisle School District is accepting referrals for the GATE Program

Apr 24, 2014 5:37pm

The Carlisle School District is accepting referrals for the GATE program for students currently in second grade and above. Behaviors usually associated with giftedness include: learning rapidly...

Schafer to showcase purses at Curbside Couture Fashion Gala on Sunday

Apr 24, 2014 5:35pm

Savannah Schafer, 12, of Carlisle has been chosen to showcase her recycled denim purses in the Curbside Couture Fashion Gala at the Clinton Library, downtown Little Rock, this Sunday.

In an...

The Kenny and Lisa McFarlin Family has been selected as the 2014 Lonoke County Farm Family of the Year. Pictured from left is Lisa, Kenny and Ky McFarlin. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

McFarlin family named 2014 Lonoke County Farm Family of the Year

Apr 24, 2014 5:33pm

The Kenny and Lisa McFarlin Family of Carlisle has been selected as the 2014 Lonoke County Farm Family of the Year.

Kenny and Lisa McFarlin Farms is currently owned and operated by the...

Investigation underway following incident at Carlisle High School

Apr 24, 2014 5:32pm

An investigation is underway at Carlisle High School following an incident which happened between two students on April 15 in a campus restroom.

In a statement given by Carlisle...

Reason No. 6 for a Smart911 Safety Profile

Apr 17, 2014 2:57pm

Smart911 Safety Profile service is available to all Arkansans through an act of the State Legislature. The service is paid for, it is ready for residents to use – all that needs be done is for...

Autism Awareness Month was declared in Lonoke County by County Judge Doug Erwin in a proclamation signing at the Lonoke County Courthouse. Cindy Weathers, with Lillyanne, of Ward; and Anne Swint, with Mary Allen, of Lonoke, accompanied Erwin at the signing. Both daughters have been diagnosed as autistic. Parents at the signing agreed that there are many misunderstandings and called for better education about the disorder. (Photo by Ed Galucki)

Autism: a different way of seeing things

Apr 17, 2014 2:45pm

Usually it is mom who knows first. She knows her child is different but she just cannot quite put her finger on why. Just different. But that is the time to tell a doctor of her concerns and have...

Carlisle Schools menu April 21-25

Apr 17, 2014 2:24pm

Monday: Chicken nachos, salsa, sour cream, veggie sticks and ranch, refried beans, fruit, milk.

Tuesday: Chicken and rice casserole, romaine and spinach salad, broccoli, hot roll, fruit,...

BMX show visits Carlisle Elementary

Apr 17, 2014 2:23pm

The Carlisle PTS had Lone Star Action Sports come to the elementary school March 18. Students got this as an incentive for the Fall Fundraiser. The deal was that if they raised $6,000 then the...

Greg Waltman, a Badger Meter representative speaks to the Carlisle City Council during it’s Tuesday night meeting about the new BEACON Advanced metering analytics water reading system which offers customers on line access to track water consumption information. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Council hears of new water meter system

Apr 17, 2014 2:20pm

Representatives from Henard Utility products proposed a new cellular-based water meter reading system to the council on Tuesday night during the Carlisle City Council meeting.

According to...

Business Appreciation dinner set for April 29

Apr 17, 2014 2:20pm

The Carlisle Chamber of Commerce finalized plans for the upcoming Business Appreciation dinner on Monday during a noon lunch meeting.

City officials, local businesses, chamber members and...