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Districts receive state report cards

Apr 22, 2015 1:24pm

Mixed emotions are being felt by parents, students, teachers and school administrators after last weeks “district performance report cards” were released, rating schools with a letter grade A-F....

Community calendar

Apr 22, 2015 1:10pm

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Woodlawn news

Mar 24, 2015 6:15pm

On Thursday, March 19, the Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors at 10:30 a.m.

Those attending to enjoy Kern Kennedy and the “Camp Ground Express” were: Jimmy Taylor, Louise...

Lonoke Primary and Elementary students and staff members of the month were recognized on Monday night dung the Lonoke School Board meeting. Pictured front row, from left is Will Lassiter, Tamyah VanBuren, Spencer Pepper and Kennedy Williams. Back row from left is Alisha Inman, Deanie Sherrell, Rebecca Reed, Jennifer Barbaree, Lauren Landers and Karon Booe.

Extended school board begins March 30

Mar 18, 2015 4:42pm

The Lonoke School board approved the request to extend school one hour each day beginning March 30 on Monday night during the Lonoke School Board meeting.

District Coordinator Amanda Rather...

Asher Ward of Carlisle works with instructor Jimmy Evans on how to swim with a kickboard at the Sharkrocket swim school on Saturday. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Sharkrockets host swim school

Mar 18, 2015 4:36pm

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Council approves purchases during special meeting

Mar 18, 2015 4:30pm

The Lonoke City Council met in a special meeting on Monday night to approve city purchases and repairs.

For the first item of business, Mayor Wayne McGee told the council that he has located...

Topic of the week: Student achievements

Mar 18, 2015 4:23pm

From Mrs. Maggie Ashburn, Lonoke Choir Director;

This past weekend the seventh-12th grade choir members participated in the Central Region Choral Performance Assessment (CPA) where they were...

Woodlawn news

Mar 17, 2015 5:35pm

After three weeks of snow, ice and rain the Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors again on Thursday March 12, 2015 at 10:30 a.m.

Those attending were: Mary Beth Hudspeth, Jimmy Taylor...

City prepares for future expansion

Mar 11, 2015 11:58am

The Lonoke City Council took its first step in preparing for future land development on the south side of the state Highway 89 and Interstate 40 interchange, during its Monday night meeting.

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4H Day at state Capitol next week

Mar 11, 2015 11:13am

4-H Day 2015 at the state Capitol will be Wednesday, March 18. This event is re-scheduled from February, which was postponed because of weather and icy road conditions. All county clubs that were...

Community calendar

Mar 11, 2015 1:02pm

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

Saturday: Sharkrocket Swim School will be at 10 am. at the...

Topic of the week: Upcoming events

Mar 11, 2015 11:07am

Community meetings at Lonoke Public Schools are being held in the surrounding communities within the school district such as Kerr, Furlow, Woodlawn, and in the city of Lonoke. Our mission is to...