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Board approves playground equiptment purchase

Dec 23, 2015 2:17pm

The Carlisle School Board approved a playground equipment purchase during its meeting on Dec. 14.

Board members Terry McCallie, C.J. Parker, Adam Ellis, Cliff Schafer, Jereme Carter and...

Aldermen take look, listen at City Clerk

Dec 23, 2015 2:13pm

Confusion continues as Carlisle Alderman Jon Plafcan called an informal gathering last Saturday to listen to recordings of the June 15, 2004 city council meeting. City clerk-treasurer Trudy Drye...

Lonoke County Farm Bureau

Dec 23, 2015 1:49pm

Lonoke Farm Bureau was recognized for work done for the 81st Arkansas Farm Bureau annual convention, held Dec. 3 at Little Rock. Each county Farm Bureau was measured in 10 program areas and...

Carlisle Elementary school fifth and sixth grade gifted and talented students participated in a Shark Tank-style pitch competition at The Innovation Hub in Little Rock on Dec. 2. Competition winners pictured from left is second place was Jenna Reed, for her personalized Christmas ornaments, first place was Olivia Brown, for Vital Organizer, washable organizers with zippered pockets and third place was Corbin Brown, for Ribbon Wraps, tough-to-misplace bookmarks. (submitted photo)

Carlisle student entrepreneurs swim with sharks

Dec 16, 2015 3:28pm

On Dec. 2, the Innovation Hub hosted a Shark Tank-style pitch competition for a group of fifth and sixth graders from Carlisle Elementary.

The 18 students had already created 16 products,...

Mayor’s vote required to pass 2016 budget

Dec 16, 2015 3:26pm

The 2016 budget was the highlight of the Tuesday night Carlisle City Council, as an opposed vote caused the mayor to cast vote in order to push the 2016 budget through. Alderman Chad Bennett and...

Three Carlisle students place in chess tournament

Dec 16, 2015 3:54pm

Students from the GATE program at Carlisle Elementary School participated in the Wilbur D. Mills Fall Chess Tournament last monthat Beebe First Baptist Church. Various schools across the area,...

Chancellor’s Scholarship announced at PCCUA

Dec 16, 2015 3:51pm

Chase Brazeal of Carlisle and Dylan Brazeal of Humnoke have been awarded a Chancellor’s Scholarship at Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas in Stuttgart.

The Chancellor’s...

Amanda Elder and Kayla Goacher wrap customers purchases on Saturday at the Carlisle Christmas festival. (submitted photo)

Band boosters hold first annual Christmas festival

Dec 09, 2015 2:43pm

The Carlisle Band Boosters held its first annual Carlisle Christmas Festival on Saturday, as a fundraiser for new band uniforms.

During the festival, patrons enjoyed horse drawn trolley...