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District awaits state approval for new online courses

Jul 29, 2015 4:44pm

The Lonoke School Board proactively approved a new homeschooling-REMIX policy on Monday night during its board meeting. The new district homeschool-REMIX program is waiting approval from the...

Sales tax free weekend

Jul 29, 2015 4:31pm

Community calendar

Jul 29, 2015 4:59pm

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Former Lonoke mayor dies

Jul 14, 2015 5:11pm

Former Lonoke mayor Thomas Privett died at his home Saturday, July 11; he was 77 years old.

A Lonoke native, Privett served in elected offices beginning in 1967 as alderman, 1973 as...

Woodlawn news

Jul 14, 2015 3:59pm

On Thursday, July 2, 2015, The Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors at 10:30 a.m. for their weekly community events, to 20 friends and neighbors.

President Cecelia Anderson opened...

Cathuria, a progressive rock band from Lonoke, recently completed the recording of their first EP, at Winterwood Recording Studios in Eureka Springs. Pictured back row from left is Eric Schabacker, Winterwood Studio Production Engineer, Jake Anderson, Daniel Owens and Rayce Coyle. Front row from left is Preston Madron and Ethan Pennington. (Photo by Sheri Huffer)

Lonoke band records album

Jul 08, 2015 3:54pm

Cathuria, a progressive rock band from Lonoke, recently completed the recording of their first EP, at Winterwood Recording Studios in Eureka Springs. Rayce Coyle, Ethan Pennington, Jake Anderson,...

Local teacher selected for U.S. Department of State Launches Educational Program in Arkansas

Jul 08, 2015 3:30pm

Miekka Maile, a social studies teacher for grades secenth and eighth at Lonoke Midle School, has been selected as one of 28 participants of the U.S. Department of State’s Declaration of Learning...

Board approves new hires, resignations during special meeting

Jul 08, 2015 3:01pm

The Lonoke School Board met in a special meeting on June 29, to approve police changes and discuss employment actions. Board members Tony Kelleybrew, Eddie Pennington and Johnie Watson were absent...

Community calendar

Jul 08, 2015 3:02pm

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

Today: The Lonoke Public Library will host a martial arts...

Five Year Students. Lauren Winstead, Madelyn Brown, Will Spratt, Lauryn Jones, Jolie Spratt, Morgan Park, Mackensie Stover, Anna Stovesand, Alyssa Mills, Sarah Murphy, Olivia Norwood, Bailey Winstead

Lana’s dance

Jul 08, 2015 1:04pm

Fall registration for new students at Lana’s Dance Studio is Saturday, Aug. 1 from 10 a.m. - noon. Lessons run from the end of August until May. Auditions for company dancers (advanced students...

Weekly topic: Substitute teachers

Jul 08, 2015 8:13am

Dear Substitute Employee:

We are very excited about a change for the 2015-2016 school year.

Lonoke School District has decided to partner with PCMI/willSub for substitute staffing...

Lonoke County Coalition for Progress Board meets for annual meeting

Jul 07, 2015 2:08pm

Lonoke County Leadership Training Program/ Lonoke County Coalition for Progress Board of Directors held its annual meeting on June 16, 2015. Peggy Moody, President, called the meeting to orders....

Class of 2015 - Megan Bayer

Jul 01, 2015 1:01pm

Tonight you’ve heard a lot about the future, about the changes coming at you in life, and the changes you can make. Some of you will feel successful. Others, not so much.

But what is success...