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FOI law causes Carlisle City Council confusion

Nov 04, 2015 4:40pm

As reported last week, much of the conversation of the Oct. 20 Carlisle City Council meeting had its roots in a city personnel committee meeting held weeks before following the September council...

Board prepares to move forward with bond refinancing

Nov 04, 2015 5:45pm

The Carlisle School Board unanimously voted to move forward with refinancing of two bonds during Monday night’s board meeting.

Leigh Ann Biernat with Stephens Inc., presented the board with...

Local Taekwondo students place in tournament

Nov 04, 2015 3:42pm

On Saturday, Oct. 24, Hailey Thrift, 12, and Cloe Ford, 10, both of Carlisle competed in the Arkansas State Classic Open Martial Arts Tournament in Jacksonville. Hailey won first place in sparring...

Community calendar

Nov 04, 2015 4:40pm

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

Friday: Coloring Club will be from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. for adults...

Secret meeting discussion, causes uproar during council meeting

Oct 29, 2015 4:55pm

EDITOR’S NOTE: Due to a technical error, an early draft of a story on a Carlisle City Council meeting appeared in Thursday’s print edition. What follows is the version that was supposed to have...

Tempers flare at Carlisle City Council

Oct 28, 2015 10:56am

As tempers flared, Carlisle Mayor Ray Glover adjourned last Tuesday night’s council meeting, but five aldermen ignored the mayor’s adjournment and kept discussing city matters and even passing a...

Toddlers enjoy Pumpkin Story Time on Oct 22 at the Carlisle Public Library

Toddlers enjoy Pumpkin Story Time

Oct 28, 2015 3:08pm

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The 2015 Carlisle high school homecoming court was honored during a coronation ceremony on Friday at Bison Arena. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Palsa crowned CHS homecoming queen

Oct 28, 2015 2:43pm

Abby Palsa was crowned as queen of the 2015 Carlisle high school homecoming court on Friday during an afternoon coronation at Bison Arena. She was escorted and crowned by football captain Ben...

Community petitions for drug enforcement officials

Oct 21, 2015 5:03pm

More than 240 community signatures petitioning for assistance from drug enforcement officials were presented before city officials on Tuesday night during the Carlisle city council meeting.


The 2015 Carlisle Senior High homecoming court will be honored during an afternoon coronation at 2 p.m. Oct. 17 at Bison Arena. Evening coronation will be at 6:30 p.m. at the Fred C. Hardke Field. Court member picture are: front row, from left, Ashley Staton, Rachel Jones, Star Tarter, Queen Abby Palsa, Maid of Honor Hanna Beth Moody, Summer Hogan and Shyanne Baisz. Back row, from left is Austin Wolfe, Colby Flynn, Clay Parker, Captain Ben Wilson, Co Captain Brynden Weems, Cody Edge and Nicolas Duhoux. Not Pictured: Bryce Boyd, Graycen Shaw (Photo by Tara Bennett)

Homecoming coronation kicks off homecoming/alumni festivities

Oct 21, 2015 4:56pm

CHS Alumni weekend schedule

Thursday, Oct. 22

8 a.m. to 5 p.m: Last day for setup for Decade Class Displays - “5s”

Museum of Carlisle History - 825 E. 6th St.

Friday, Oct....