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Council in trial stage of online water bill payments

Jun 22, 2016 3:02pm

At its Monday night meeting, the Carlisle City Council discussed a new water bill payment option and violations by Riviana Foods of city ordinances.

City Clerk/treasurer Angela James said...

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Jun 22, 2016 1:35pm

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Jun 21, 2016 2:00pm

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State Rep. Camille Bennett, pictured center, presented a grant funded check for $12,500 to the City of Lonoke Fire Department to assist with the purchase of a new fire truck. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Council approves second chance with paving company

Apr 13, 2016 2:41pm

The Lonoke City Council voted on Monday night to accept Rogers Group of Nashville, Tenn. bid to repave Palm street a second time, in an effort to cut costs.

In 2014, the city applied for and...

Chamber’s Garner to retire

Apr 13, 2016 10:54am

Support for Lonoke County Relay for Life and Lonoke County Council were the keynotes for the April 7 meeting of the Lonoke Area Chamber of Commerce. Also, the pending retirement of longtime,...

Community Calendar

Apr 13, 2016 11:19am

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

Monday: There will be a class help on how to manage your...

Topic of the week: School district news

Apr 13, 2016 11:01am

From Mrs. Karen Gibbs; Elementary Principal:

Lonoke Elementary School’s 3rd Annual Art and Poetry Night was a huge success. In spite of it being baseball and softball season, we had 63...

Movie night at Lonoke

Apr 13, 2016 10:57am

Lonoke Lions Club and Lonoke Area Chamber of Commerce will sponsor an outdoor movie, Saturday, April 16, with a showing of “The Peanuts Movie featuring Charlie Brown.”

The movie “theater”...

The former Arlene Cherry Memorial Library at Cabot is set to become the new Cabot Senior Center, Lonoke County Council on Aging, executive director Buster Lackey said Thursday at the Lonoke Chamber of Commerce meeting. But, overall, the four such centers are under-used by the people who most need the service. “I need help getting the word out, ‘We are open of business,’” he remarked. Photo Ed Galucki

Starting a revolution in Lonoke County

Apr 12, 2016 3:27pm

Arkansas is a great state, but it is time to start a revolution, Buster Lackey, executive director of Lonoke County Council on Aging declared Thursday. “Arkansas is a great state, but we don’t...

Woodlawn news

Apr 12, 2016 3:48pm

On Thursday, April 7, the Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors at 10:30 a.m.

Friends and neighbors that attended were: Dorothy Henry, Cecelia Anderson, Sue Swayne, Andy Childress,...

Lonoke woman wins $1 million lottery prize

Apr 11, 2016 3:36pm

A Lonoke woman has won a $1 million lottery prize with a scratch-off ticket, state lottery officials said Friday.

Jo Jones won the prize with a $1,000,000 Golden Ticket scratch card she...

Lonoke High School students watched and participated in a drunk driving simulation on Tuesday afternoon. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Students see real life impact of drunk driving

Apr 06, 2016 1:32pm

Sirens wailed and cries were shouted on Tuesday afternoon, as Lonoke High School students saw first hand the effects of drunk driving during an accident simulation.

Participating agencies...

Carlisle HIPPY students follow the yellow brick road into the land of Oz, during the February group meeting. (submitted photo)

HIPPY program now enrolling students

Apr 06, 2016 10:31am

The Lonoke and Carlisle Home Instruction for Parents of Preschool Youngsters (HIPPY) program is now registering children for the 2016-2017 program year.

HIPPY is a home based parent...