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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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Council applys for new senior center grant

Oct 15, 2014 1:17pm

The Lonoke City council voted to move forward with grant applications for a new senior citizens center during the Monday night council meeting.

Ronnie Evans, president of the Lonoke County...

Amanda Sexton was crowned queen of the 2014 Lonoke high school homecoming court on Friday during an afternoon coronation at the Gina Cox Center. Also pictured is her escorted, Preston Jacks and attendants Weston Charles Payne and Jameson Annlee Reed. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Sexton crowned LHS homecoming queen

Oct 15, 2014 7:56am

Amanda Sexton was crowned as queen of the 2014 Lonoke high school homecoming court on Friday during an afternoon coronation at the Gina Cox Center. She was crowned by high school principal Marc...

Topic of the week| Lonoke 4A Volleyball State Tournament

Oct 15, 2014 11:02am

The 4A State Volleyball Tournament is set for Oct. 28-30, 2014 at Lonoke High School. Game times are Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 12 p.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. There will be two games played at each...

State Fair award winner

Oct 15, 2014 8:00am

Sharon Farnam of Furlow won second place in the Floral Express Flower Arranging Contest Saturday at the Arkansas State Fair. She won a $75 gift certificate to Floral Express of Little Rock,...

Sophomore and junior jackrabbit football players sing the school Alma Mater on Oct. 10 st the school pep rally. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Jackrabbits show school spirit

Oct 15, 2014 7:54am

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Sherwood Urgent Care centers offering $20 flu shots

Oct 15, 2014 8:01am

Flu season is approaching, and health officials agree the best preventative action is to receive a vaccine as soon as it’s available. Sherwood Urgent Care, an affiliate of Urgent Team, has flu...

Topic of the Week| Safe shelters at Lonoke school district

Oct 08, 2014 1:10pm

The Lonoke School District has two safe shelters for the district. The safe shelters will house students and staff in the event that serious inclement weather should occur or an emergency during...

Board puts parking project on hold till spring

Oct 08, 2014 1:10pm

The Lonoke School board met in a special meeting on Monday night to discuss the parking lot project at high school.

After discussion, the board agreed to rebid the project in the spring....

Brooke Allwhite was crowned Lonoke junior high homecoming queen on Thursday during an afternoon ceremony at the Gina Cox Center. She was escorted by Lanceton Brown. (Photo by Alison Goodman)

Allwhite crown LJHS homecoming queen

Oct 08, 2014 1:16pm

Brooke Allwhite was crowned as queen of the 2014 Lonoke junior high homecoming court last week during an afternoon coronation at the Gina Cox Center. She was crowned by middle school principal...

Board approves $14 million budget for 2014-15 school year

Oct 01, 2014 2:42pm

The Lonoke school district passes $14,138,640.27 budget for the 2014-15 school year during Monday nights board meeting.

Superintendent Suzanne Bailey said the district is both up and revenue...