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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...

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“Mrs. Mayme” Ferguson, a Lonoke-area native now living at Lake Village, will celebrate her 1ooth birthday this month. She lived near Lonoke until 2007, when she moved to be near other family members. Submitted Photo

‘Mrs. Mamie’ celebrates 100 years

Sep 03, 2014 6:04pm

Family members of Lonoke-area native Maymie Ferguson will help her celebrate her 100th birthday; “Mrs. Maymie” was born Sept. 8, 1914 to Susie A. and Luther Vance Ferguson in the Oldham community...

Topic of the week| District hosts new Multi-Skills class in partnership with ASU-Searcy and Remington Arms, Inc.

Sep 03, 2014 6:01pm

The Lonoke School District has a new multi-skills class at the high school level in partnership with ASU-Searcy and Remington Arms, Inc. The class is taught by Hunter Keller. The course will...

Topic of the Week| Upcoming events

Aug 27, 2014 12:08pm

The Lonoke Public School District would like to say thank you to the Lonoke First Baptist Church for hosting our Back to School Luncheon on Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014. The food was wonderful and the...

Woodlawn News

Aug 26, 2014 3:45pm

On Thursday, Aug. 21, the Woodlawn Community Center opened its’ doors at 10 a.m. for its’ weekly community events.

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

Swim coach Laura Denson presents a championship ring to Kayla McGee during the Monday night Lonoke School Board meeting. McGee placed first during a state swim meet on March 1. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Lonoke sophomore receives championship ring for placement in state swim meet

Aug 20, 2014 1:42pm

Sophomore Kayla McGee was presented with a state championship ring on Monday night during the Lonoke School board meeting.

Teacher and swim coach, Laura Denson made the ring presentation...

Sherwood Urgent Care relocates Lonoke center

Aug 20, 2014 1:48pm

Sherwood Urgent Care, an affiliate of Urgent Team, is pleased to announce the relocation of its Lonoke center. Located at 1306 N. Center Street, in Oak Tree Plaza near Atwoods, the new center...

Erica Brewer, a 2014 Lonoke High School graduate, received the Lyons Drug Store $5,000 scholarship. Brewer is attending the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville. She is the daughter of John and Tara Brewer and the granddaughter of Marsha Ball, Jimmy and Patsy Brewer. Pictured with Erica is Tanya and Rick Pennington. [Priscilla Campbell]

Brewer receives $5,000 scholarship

Aug 20, 2014 1:52pm

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Applicants sought for 2014-2015 ASA DuPont Young Leader Program

Aug 20, 2014 1:49pm

The Arkansas Soybean Association, the American Soybean Association (ASA) and DuPont are seeking applicants for the 2015 ASA DuPont Young Leader Program. For more than 30 years, the ASA DuPont...

Topic of the Week| Welcome back to school

Aug 20, 2014 1:46pm

Welcome Back to school for the 2014-15 School Year at Lonoke Public School District. We would like to welcome all of our returning students as well as our new students. We are glad you are here....

New crop insurance programs offer option for small losses

Aug 13, 2014 1:56pm

Excerpted from: 2014 Farm Act Shifts Crop Commodity Programs Away From Fixed Payments and Expands Program Choices; Amber Waves, Aug. 2014; by Anne Effland, social science analyst, USDA/Economic...