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School Board approves bus purchase

Jul 20, 2016 10:50am

The Lonoke School Board approved the purchase of a 71-passenger bus during its Monday night meeting.

During the June meeting, the board approved the purchase of a used bus from Master’s...

Community Calendar

Jul 20, 2016 10:45am

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Col. James Boster, 14th Operations Group Commander, passes the 48th Flying Training Squadron guidon to Lt. Col. Charles Gilliam, the new 48th FTS Commander, during a change of command ceremony April 21 at Columbus Air Force Base, Mississippi. (U.S. Air Force photo/Elizabeth Owens)

Lonoke’s Gilliam takes commander’s reins

Jun 08, 2016 11:12am

Going from bagger at Britewell’s Grocery in Lonoke, to taking command of an Air Force squadron is no small feat, and one in which Lonoke native Lt. Col. Charles Gilliam II tkes pride. Gilliam is...

Community Calendar

Jun 08, 2016 2:17pm

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

Today: Color Me Calm from 10-11 at the Lonoke Public Library....

Woodlawn news

Jun 07, 2016 12:36pm

On Thursday, June 2 Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors at 10:30 a.m. for their weekly community events. President Cecilia Anderson opened the Program, having all attendees recite the...

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Sims gets scholarship

Jun 07, 2016 12:35pm

The Lonoke Banking Center recently awarded a $500 scholarship to Cody William Sims. He is the son of Adam and Laurie Sims. He is a 2016 graduate of Lonoke High School who maintained a GPA of 3.65...

Lonoke C.O.R.E. Academy receives “Model Program” award

Jun 01, 2016 11:28am

The Lonoke C.O.R.E. Academy received the “Model Program” award from the Department of Education on May 19. Program leaders traveled to the Capitol in Little Rock with two students to accept the...

Community Calendar

Jun 01, 2016 2:26pm

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

Today: Story Time at 10 a.m. followed by Lego Club at 4 p.m....

Woodlawn news

Jun 01, 2016 11:31am

On Thursday, May 26 Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors at 10:30 a.m. for their weekly community events. President Cecilia Anderson opened the Program, having all attendees recite the...

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Lonoke high school honor graduates

Jun 01, 2016 11:31am

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Middle school students and staff members of the month were recognized during the May 16 Lonoke school board meeting. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Board authorizes the reissuing of a construction bond

May 25, 2016 3:58pm

The Lonoke School board authorized a resolution to refund a bond during the May 16 board meeting.

Jack Trumper with Stephens Inc. presented the board with a savings sheet for the the March 1...

A thing of beauty, Fire Chief Jimmy Wallace said of the Lonoke Volunteer Fire Department’s newest truck. The Lonoke City Council on May 18 approved the purchase and on Friday Dewayne Miller, Wallace and Payton Burnette, along with Rick Ezell (not pictured) went to Houston to drive it home. Photo Ed Galucki

Lonoke Fire Department gets new truck

May 25, 2016 11:08am

Lonoke City Council members met in special session Wednesday, May 18 and, after discussion, approved the purchase of a firetruck for the Lonoke Volunteer Fire Department.

Aldermen Koy Butler...