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Lonoke Fire Department serves much of county

Nov 24, 2015 10:18am

Duties of a firefighter aren’t defined by only fighting fires and saving cats. They’re first responders, emergency medical technicians and rescuers.

“We do most anything they ask us to do,”...

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Lonoke county coroner candidate Carla Horton, pictured with Lonoke County Clerk Dawn Porterfield, was the first of many candidates in line at noon Monday as the first day of Arkansas’ filing period began. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Candidate filing underway

Nov 03, 2015 5:15pm

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Woodlawn news

Nov 03, 2015 5:10pm

On Thursday, Oct. 29, 2015, The Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors at 10:30 a.m. for their weekly community events.

Those attending were: Jimmy Taylor, Ed King, Jackie Maxwell,...

Christmas decorations never come down at Wanda Cook’s home at Furlow, dedicated to all things Coca-Cola and “observing the real meaning of Christmas.”

Lonoke Second-Grade alumni special event

Oct 28, 2015 3:09pm

All present and past Lonoke Public School students who attended second grade at Lonoke are invited to a special Christmas Open House with Wanda Cook, the celebrated “Coke Lady” of Furlow.


Topic of the week: Goodies for Grandparents!

Oct 28, 2015 3:10pm

Lonoke Primary School held Goodies for Grandparents for Kindergarten students on Friday, Oct. 16. There were 106 grandparents in attendance for this event. They received whole grain chocolate chip...

The Century League of Lonoke members have committed themselves to bringing items each month to their meetings to support a local organization in need. In September they brought items for the Lonoke School District’s Backpack Buddy program. In the month of October they collected items for the Open Arms Shelter.

The Century League of Lonoke gives back

Oct 28, 2015 3:08pm

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Dow Family honored at 80th annual Farm Bureau meeting

Oct 27, 2015 2:32pm

The Dow and Amy Brantley family of England were honored as Lonoke County Farm Family of the year on Monday, Oct. 5 during the 80th annual Lonoke County Farm Bureau meeting at the Carlisle Civic...

Woodlawn news

Oct 27, 2015 2:32pm

On Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015. The Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors at 10:30 a.m., for their weekly community events.

Gladys Williams, Anita Weathers, Jackie Maxwell, Janet Ray, Sue...

Elementary school principal Karen Gibbs the elementary student and staff of the month. Front row is students of the month Cody Amato and Dixie Mowrer. Pictured back row is staff of the month were certified staff member Amanda Wicker and Elementary school principal Karen Gibbs. (Photo by Amanda Rather)

District makes annual report to the public

Oct 21, 2015 4:55pm

The Lonoke School District presented its annual report to the public on Monday night during its regular scheduled board meeting.

Building principals, service department heads and specialty...

Gov. Asa Hutchinson joined state Surgeon General Dr. Greg Bledsoe and Arkansas Department of Health director Dr. Nate Smith on Thursday to receive their flu shots, marking the first day of mass flu vaccination clinics sponsored by ADH. The Lonoke County vaccination clinic will be held Nov. 6, at the Lonoke Community Center.

Free flu shot clinic

Oct 21, 2015 4:38pm

Flu vaccines through the Arkansas Department of Health (ADH) county health units of Cabot and Lonoke will be administered Nov. 6, Cabot and Lonoke Health Unit Administrator Milton Garris announced...

Shotgun winner

Oct 21, 2015 5:27pm

Annie Coffman was the lucky winner of an 870 Remington Shotgun raffled off as part of CASA’S “Champions for Children” Annual Fundraiser that was held Sept. 22 at the Cabot Armory. Shown with...