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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...

Hog Roast is June 4

May 25, 2016 11:18am

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Community Calendar

Apr 27, 2016 11:30am

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

Today: A representative from the Arkansas Department on Health...

School district news

Apr 27, 2016 11:26am

From Sheri Huffer; Middle School Teacher and Band Booster

The Lonoke Instrumental Department recognized the 192 band students at the Annual Band Awards Banquet on April 22nd. Dinner was...

My Mackenzie, my fighter, my hero.

Apr 26, 2016 3:54pm

The 2016 Lonoke County Relay For Life is Friday from 6 p.m. to midnight at the Gina Cox Center on the Lonoke High School campus.

The following story was written by the mother of Mackenzie...

Woodlawn news

Apr 26, 2016 3:56pm

On Thursday, April 21, The Woodlawn Community Center opened Their doors at 10:30 a.m. for their weekly community events, to 17 friends and neighbors.

President Cecelia Anderson opened the...

Lace and Pearls Tea

Apr 26, 2016 1:10pm

On Saturday April 30 at 10 a.m the Harper Alexander House, at 18 Olen Lane in North Little Rock will host a Lace and Pearls Tea to discuss Lonoke County Safe Haven’s role in the community.


Nathan Morris

Lonoke’s Morris to take superintendent’s job in Yell County

Apr 20, 2016 11:43am

Nathan Morris, Lonoke’s girls basketball coach and athletic director as well as the district’s director of support services, is leaving after 11 years to become the superintendent of the Two...

Lonoke Area Chamber of Commerce executive director John Garner at the end of the month will be leaving the post he has held for 16 years. An open house marking his last day will be held 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, April 28, at the Lonoke Depot. Photo Ed Galucki

Garner reflects on 16 years at Chamber

Apr 20, 2016 2:30pm

Sixteen years ago, September 2000, John Garner had closed his business at Sherwood to happily begin retirement. But Bill Ryker, his longtime friend, threw a monkey-wrench into the works by...

Community Calendar

Apr 20, 2016 2:31pm

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

Friday: The Carlisle Futuristic League Hamburger Supper will...

Property clean up becomes city priority, due to Zika Virus threat

Apr 20, 2016 2:28pm

The Carlisle City Council unanimously agreed on Tuesday night, to begin taking new steps in a prevention strategy, to combat the possibility of breeding mosquitoes infected with the the Zika virus...

Woodlawn news

Apr 20, 2016 11:45am

April 14, was a dreary day with some rain. The Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors as usual with the anticipation of a special day. Those attending were: Ruby Kittell, Roy Kittell, Sue...