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Lonoke Fire Department serves much of county

Nov 24, 2015 10:18am

Duties of a firefighter aren’t defined by only fighting fires and saving cats. They’re first responders, emergency medical technicians and rescuers.

“We do most anything they ask us to do,”...

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Woodlawn news

Sep 29, 2015 5:42pm

On Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, The Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors at 10:30 a.m. for their weekly community events.

Those attending were: Roy Kittell, Cecelia Anderson, Denny...

Hibbett Sports in Lonoke, now open

Sep 23, 2015 1:51pm

Hibbett Sports, Inc. opened its newest store in Lonoke last Saturday at 1444 North Center Street and will employ approximately eight full and part-time team members.

Announcing the opening,...

New board members cause stalemate on preliminary budget

Sep 23, 2015 1:46pm

The Lonoke School Board met on Monday night, with three new district representatives who were elected Sept. 15.

New members include Ross Moore representing Zone 2, Position 1, Angela Sumner...

Topic of the week: Golf team

Sep 23, 2015 2:11pm

The team finished the season 7-1-1 with a third place finish at the Forrest City Invitational. Ryan Robinson was overall medalist in 6 matches Evan Kyzer was overall medalist in one match. Maggie...

City takes steps toward economic growth

Sep 16, 2015 3:34pm

The Lonoke City Council meeting opened on Monday night with the public comments by resident and land owner Barbara Lucas.

According to Lucas, she is the largest land owner within the city...

Day of Remembrance

Sep 16, 2015 3:28pm

The 14th annual 9-11 Day of Remembrance was observed Friday at the Lonoke Memorial Flag Plaza. The ceremony was led by Justice of the Peace Bill Ryker, and included Shane Hamilton performing songs...

Lonoke animal shelter celebrates opening

Sep 16, 2015 3:29pm

Going to a forever home; “Bullet” looks smug as he meets his new adopted person, Diresa Lay, during the Lonoke Animal Shelter open house held Sunday. Animal control officer Ben Kittler said the...

Topic of the week: Mallory Jackson Day

Sep 16, 2015 3:28pm

Lonoke Elementary School recently celebrated Mallory Jackson Day! Coach Jackson wrote a Lowe’s Toolbox grant and was awarded $5000 to be used at the school. The grant will be used to build and...

Woodlawn news

Sep 15, 2015 5:15pm

On Thursday, Sept. 10, 2015, the Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors at 10:30 a.m. for their weekly community events

Those attending were: Jackie Maxwell, Dora Glass, Janet Ray,...

Lonoke County Clerk Dawn Porterfield, County Treasurer Patti Weathers and Little Rock Air Force Base community liaison Lt.Col Mark Oberson, try the school lunch provided by Chartwells Food Services at the Sept. 2 meeting of the Lonoke Area Chamber of Commerce. The menu of stir-fried chicken, rice and egg rolls is representative of the meals served daily to students, said food services director Jason Kuhn. Photo Ed Galucki

Chamber sees new look of school lunches

Sep 09, 2015 4:21pm

Lonoke Area Chamber of Commerce members at the Sept. 2 meeting were treated by Chartwells Food Services to a lunch from the school district menu. Last year, Chartwells won the contract to provide...