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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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Lonoke mayor - Wayne McGee

Oct 29, 2014 5:19pm

Members of the Lonoke Area Chamber of Commerce at the Oct. 2 meeting heard from four of the candidates who will be on Lonoke ballots in the Nov. 4 general election. Lonoke mayor candidates,...

Candidates at Chamber

Oct 29, 2014 5:20pm

Lonoke Area Chamber of Commerce members at the October meeting heard from the two candidates running for mayor, and two running for the state House of Representatives District 14 seat now held by...

No boo-boo trick-or-treating

Oct 29, 2014 11:31am

Of course Halloween is suppose to be a bit scary. Spooky decorations strategically placed around front lawns and around front doors, eerie music and sounds echoing throughout the night, and even...

State Representative - Camille Bennett

Oct 29, 2014 6:10pm

Camille Bennett said that it helps to understand what the House of Representatives is and what it does. “I have got tell you, there are some people who do not completely understand because we have...

Topic of the week| Veteran’s Day Celebration

Oct 29, 2014 11:45am

The Lonoke School District is honoring all veterans with a Veteran’s Day celebration at 9:00 a.m on Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, in the Gina Cox Center. All veterans and their families as well as...

Lana’s Dance Studio dancers perform at the Little Rock’s Zoo “Boo at the Zoo” on Sunday, Oct. 26. (Photos by Priscilla Campbell)

Local dance group preform at Boo at the Zoo

Oct 29, 2014 11:44am

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Farmbill workshop at Lonoke

Oct 29, 2014 11:32am

The University of Arkansas Cooperative Extension Service and the Farm Service Agency are conducting a Farm Bill Workshop, 8:30 a.m., Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 at the Arkansas Rural Water Association,...

Woodlawn news

Oct 28, 2014 5:49pm

On Thursday, Oct. 23, the Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors at 10 a.m. for their weekly community events.

Those attending were: Janet Ray, Dorothy Williams, Dorothy Henry, Andy...

Primary school students and employees of the month were recognized on Monday during the Lonoke School board meeting. Pictured back row, from left is Gale Debord, Cynthia Miller and Rebecca Reed. Front row is Graci Inman and Jake Hale. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Board refinances 2009 construction bonds

Oct 22, 2014 5:06pm

The Lonoke School board unanimously voted to refund the Nov. 1, 2009 construction bonds on Monday night during the school board meeting.

Jack Trumper with Stephens Inc. presented refinancing...

Topic of the week| Lonoke school district grieves loss of employees

Oct 22, 2014 5:08pm

Dear Patrons:

It is with great sadness that I write to you to let you know that our school district has undergone two tragedies this school year. Just weeks ago our middle school nurse,...