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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.

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Letter to editor

Apr 10, 2014 8:47am

No matter where you live in this town, your property should not flood in rains. The culverts and ditches need to be cleaned out. Tell our Mayor and City Council at the Civic Center on April 15 at...

Carlisle Schools menu April 14-18

Apr 10, 2014 8:47am

Monday: Chicken nuggets, quick baked potato, romaine and spinach salad, carrots, apple wedges and caramel, milk.

Tuesday: Chicken crispitos, lettuce and tomato, salsa and chips with optional...

Local library offers free books to patrons

Apr 10, 2014 8:43am

Free Little Libraries, provided by Carlisle Public Library, are in place in the Carlisle City Park and in Rock Island Park. The books inside are free or trade for anyone wanting to read. (...

Carlisle Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY) students finger paint during the March 17 group meeting with local art studio owner, Jane Ann Harper. Pictured from left is Fisher Thaxton, Jane Ann Harper, Tessa Sanders, Baylor Hauk, HIPPY homebased educator Dorothy Woodall, Luke Caviness, Jessa Arkless, Graven Ingle, Gracie Campbell, Lily Bennett and Summer Parks. (submitted photo)

HIPPY students get colorful during March group meeting

Apr 10, 2014 8:42am

Carlisle Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters, HIPPY met March 17 at the Old Elementary Band room for the March group meeting.

Owner of local art studio Harper’s Bizarre,...

Paisley Mae Walker, pictured right, was named Baby princess. Also pictured from left is photogenic winner Kylie King and first runner up Leighton Pyper Stacy.

Stock named 2014 Teenage Senior Miss Carlisle

Apr 10, 2014 8:39am

Megan Nicole Stock, a junior at Carlisle High School, was crowned Carlisle’s 2014 Teenage Senior Miss at the annual Miss Carlisle Pageant on Saturday night. The pageant is sponsored by the...

Rachel’s Challenge

Apr 10, 2014 8:38am

On Thursday, April 3, 2014, my classmates and I attended the Arkansas Youth Summit at the Gina Cox Center in Lonoke.

The program taught students about the Columbine High School shooting and...

Lonoke County Circuit Court

Apr 10, 2014 8:37am

Charges filed in Lonoke County Circuit Court by prosecuting attorney Chuck Graham, March 30 - April 4, 2014:

Christian Baldwin, 32, CR14-126: simultaneous possession of drugs and firearms (...

Glover re-appointed to board

Apr 03, 2014 4:51pm

Former State Sen. Bobby L. Glover of Carlisle has been reappointed by Governor Mike Beebe to a seven year term to the Arkansas Board of Corrections. The Board oversees the operations of the...

Carlisle Progressive club members learned about the Carlisle Animal Rescue program from founder Melodie Hardke, pictured left during the March 12 hosted by Phyllis Hillman, pictured center and Shirley Hardke Stanley, pictured right. (submitted photo)

Hardke speaks to Progressive Club about local animal rescue program

Apr 03, 2014 7:00am

Shirley Stanley welcomed Progressive Club members to her home for the March 12 meeting. Phyllis Hillman served as co-hostess with a delicious coconut cake.

Program emphasis for the meeting...

Carlisle Elementary School principal Karen Norton, pictured left and counselor Melanie Brown sign the kindergarten support banner Wednesday morning at the elementary school. Kindergarten students and teachers, made the banner in support of first and second grade students who are taking the IOWA test this week. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Standardize testing kicked off this week at Carlisle and Lonoke school districts

Apr 03, 2014 7:00am

Standardize testing kicked off on Tuesday at Carlisle Elementary and Lonoke Primary Schools as first and second grade students began the IOWA Test of Basic Skills. IOWA testing will end today at...