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Arkansas, Lonoke County may benefit from Obama’s Cuba policy

Dec 17, 2014 4:18pm

President Barack Obama’s move to normalize relations with Cuba could prove to be an economic boon to Arkansas’s rice and poultry industry.

Although a longstanding U.S. economic embargo on...

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The Quilters of Lonoke Extension Homemakers Club present over 170 Breast Cancer Comfort Cushions to ARCares of Arkansas. The service project coincided with Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Volunteer members of Lonoke County’s Extension Homemakers Clubs and the Quilters completed the Cushions with donated materials. ARCares will make the Cushions available in their clinics to post-mastectomy patients as an aid in the recovery process. Pictured from left is Carolyn Burns, Ada Cranston, Rhonda Huggins, Karen DeVinney and Sharon Staton. (submitted photo)

Local club makes 170 Comfort Cushions

Nov 19, 2014 4:51pm

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Topic of the week| Teachers recieve national status

Nov 19, 2014 3:58pm

Lonoke Teachers Achieve National Board Status:

National Board Certification is an advanced teaching credential. As part of this process, teachers must analyze their teaching context and...

Woodlawn news

Nov 18, 2014 3:41pm

On Thursday, Nov. 13, the Woodlawn Community Center members, had a busy day getting ready for their inside fundraiser yard sale on Friday Nov. 14 and Saturday Nov. 15.

Regardless of the cold...

City Hall to undergo renovations

Nov 12, 2014 5:18pm

The council approves renovations to city hall during the Monday night Lonoke City Council.

Mayor Wayne McGee proposed having renovations done to the mayor’s office and filing room at city...

Topic of the week| School activities

Nov 12, 2014 4:42pm

From Mrs. Maggie Ashburn; Lonoke Choir Director

On Saturday the Junior High choir students participated in All Region tryouts and we had two students placed in the Mixed Chorus, the highest...

Lonoke County Christmas Coalition| Making Christmas morning bright

Nov 11, 2014 3:16pm

It is that time of year again! Christmas is just around the corner, and we are anticipating a really large number of children who will need our help again this year. As in the past, the Lonoke...

Woodlawn news

Nov 11, 2014 2:57pm

On Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, the Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors at 10:30 a.m. for their weekly community events.

Those attending were:Katherine Kennedy, Ed King, Lily Turner,...

Student expelled during special board meeting

Nov 05, 2014 12:52pm

The Lonoke School Board met in a special meeting Monday night to address disciplinary issues of a student. The disciplinary hearing was closed to the public.

By unanimous vote, the board...

Woodlawn news

Nov 04, 2014 7:40pm

On Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, the Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors at 10 a.m. for their weekly community events

Those attending were: Cecelia Anderson, Doyle Anderson. Dorothy...

Lonoke mayor - Jim Bailey

Oct 29, 2014 4:53pm

Jim Bailey, Republican candidate for Lonoke mayor, in his remarks at the Oct. 2 Chamber of Commerce meeting, told of the vision he has for Lonoke.

In his remarks, Bailey said that, as a...