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Going to the Rice Expo? There’s an app for that

Jul 30, 2014 4:31pm

Let your smartphone be your guide with the 2014 Arkansas Rice Expo app. The app, available for iOS and Android smart phones, is free.

The Arkansas Rice Expo will be 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday...

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Central Arkansas public housing programs among grant recipients

Apr 15, 2014 9:56pm

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development recently awarded $16,501,505 to 105 Arkansas public housing authorities to make major large-scale improvements, including several operations in...

Before the Lonoke Democrat

Apr 10, 2014 8:58am

141 years ago, Prairie County Democrat – Feb. 1, 1873:

TO OUR PATRONS

With this issue, the publication of the DEMOCRAT ceases at this place [DeVall’s Bluff]. The press and material...

Reason No.5 to sign up with Smart911

Apr 10, 2014 8:54am

Smart911 Safety Profile service is available to all Arkansans through an act of the State Legislature. The service is paid for, it is ready for residents to use – all that needs be done is for...

Former Arkansas Razorback D.J. Williams and mother, Vicky Williams , on right at the head table, were keynote speakers at the annual Open Arms Banquet held Thursday at Cabot Junior High School North. Their accounts of surviving domestic abuse underscored the need for services such as provided by Open Arms Shelter at Lonoke. “I would have left [the abuse] much sooner had there been someplace I could have gone or for my children,” Vicky said. (Photo by Ed Galucki)

Open Arms Shelter: a chance to catch a dream

Apr 10, 2014 8:52am

Supporters of Open Arms Shelter at Lonoke filled the Cabot Junior High School North cafeteria Thursday evening for the second annual Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Banquet.

Keynote...

Lonoke kinderarten registration is April 24.

Apr 10, 2014 8:47am

Kindergarten registration for the 2014-15 school year will be held Thursday, April 24, from noon to 7 p.m. at Lonoke Primary School.

All children who are 5 on or before Aug. 1, 2014, are...

Upcoming events in Lonoke School District

Apr 10, 2014 8:46am

Lonoke Primary School is having their first Mom and son “Sock Hop” on April 17 at the primary school. Pre-K registration is April 10 from 2-7 p.m. Kindergarten registration is April 24 from noon...

Rodriguez receives McCrary Scholarship

Apr 10, 2014 8:45am

Victor Manuel Rodriguez, son of Jose Manuel and Angelica Rodriguez of Lonoke, was selected by the Lonoke High School Faculty committee to receive the scholarship this year to receive the L.C. “Mac...

Lonoke Schools menu April 14-18

Apr 10, 2014 8:44am

High School

Monday: Beefy nachos, whole kernel corn, tortilla chips, salsa, lettuce/tomato, fruit, milk.

Tuesday: Chicken strips, mashed potatoes, seasoned carrots, fruit, whole wheat...

Relay For Life survivor story: Bill Coley

Apr 10, 2014 8:38am

This is the sixth in a series of survivor articles leading up to the Relay For Life Celebration in Lonoke on Friday, May 2, at the Gina Cox Center on the Lonoke High School Campus.

By Bill...

Lonoke County Circuit Court

Apr 10, 2014 8:37am

Charges filed in Lonoke County Circuit Court by prosecuting attorney Chuck Graham, March 30 - April 4, 2014:

Christian Baldwin, 32, CR14-126: simultaneous possession of drugs and firearms (...