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Topic of the week: School district news

Feb 10, 2016 12:00pm

From Mrs. Amanda Rather; District Coordinator

Curriculum Mapping:

Last week, LPSD began the search for members of a new curriculum team that is being developed by curriculum...

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School Board approves staff bonuses

Nov 25, 2015 10:34am

The Lonoke School Board approved staff bonuses during Tuesday night’s board meeting. The meeting was rescheduled from Monday due to board training.

By unanimous vote, the board approved a...

Community calendar

Nov 25, 2015 10:49am

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

Today: The Carlisle Bison trees are now on display at both the...

Lonoke’s Lee part of Henderson State graduation art show

Nov 25, 2015 10:45am

Henderson State University is currently hosting the senior art exhibit, Idyllic, by Cheyenne Lee in the Huie Library through Tuesday Dec. 2. The opening reception is scheduled for Tuesday Dec. 1...

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,”...

State police take up I-40 Challege

Nov 24, 2015 2:07pm

For this Thanksgiving holiday, the Arkansas State Police is joining the “I-40 Challenge” to remind travelers to buckle up - every trip, every time, Col. Bill Bryant, director of the Arkansas State...

MerryThanks this Sunday in Lonoke

Nov 18, 2015 4:07pm

Lonoke Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the 32nd annual MerryThanks, Sunday, Nov. 22; 1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Participating Lonoke merchants are:

Lyons Drug, 115 W. Front St.


Council signs off on road work

Nov 18, 2015 3:10pm

The Lonoke City Council met in a brief meeting on Monday night to approve road work on Palm Street, the purchase of air conditioning units for the ball park restrooms and to approve a bid for...


Nov 18, 2015 3:08pm

In last week’s edition of the Lonoke Democrat, it was reported that in accordance to the City of Lonoke’s new poultry ordinance, “Chickens, eggs, byproducts or waste maybe kept on a residential...

Topic of the week: Thankful things

Nov 18, 2015 3:08pm

From Allyson Dodds, Primary School Counselor:

Along with guidance lessons this month, each K, 1, and 2 classes are thinking of things in which they are thankful. They are on display at the...

Community calendar

Nov 18, 2015 3:07pm

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

Today: Throughout the month of November, bring your new or...