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Lonoke School Board President Matt Boyles, pictured left, present a plaque of appreciation to former boar member Rick Pennington for his 21 years of service on Monday night during the Lonoke School Board meeting. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Pennington honored at board meeting

Jul 23, 2014 3:00pm

Community members, friends, family and school board officials gathered during the Monday night during the Lonoke School Board meeting to recognize Rick Pennington for his 21 years of service on...

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Glover re-appointed to board

Apr 03, 2014 4:50pm

Former State Sen. Bobby L. Glover of Carlisle has been reappointed by Governor Mike Beebe to a seven year term to the Arkansas Board of Corrections. The Board oversees the operations of the...

Standardize testing kicked off this week at Carlisle and Lonoke school districts

Apr 03, 2014 7:00am

Standardize testing kicked off on Tuesday at Carlisle Elementary and Lonoke Primary Schools as first and second grade students began the IOWA Test of Basic Skills. IOWA testing will end today at...

Board hires long term sub for high school

Apr 03, 2014 7:00am

The Lonoke School Board met in a special meeting on March 20 to discuss long-term substitute teacher for the high school.

During the meeting, the board unanimously approved to hire Bonnie...

Lonoke Schools menu April 7-11

Apr 03, 2014 6:01am

High School

Monday: Crispito, nacho cheese sauce, refried beans, salsa, tortilla chips, grapes, milk.

Tuesday: Grilled BBQ chicken sandwich, potato wedges, broccoli and carrots with...

Quiz bowl champs

Apr 03, 2014 6:01am

The Lonoke fifth and sixth grade undefeated quiz bowl team won the Quiz Bowl tournament in Beebe on Feb. 18. Team members include, front row from left, Aly Kyzer, Olivia Dollinger, and Chloe Blair...

Blast from the past: The oldest and youngest cancer survivors at the 2003 Relay For Life were Mildred Privett and Marcos Davy. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Activities at the 2014 Relay For Life

Apr 03, 2014 6:01am

The 2014 Lonoke County Relay For Life will be held Friday, May 2, at Lonoke High School’s Gina Cox Center from 6 p.m. to midnight.

The opening ceremonies will include recognition of...

Legends of Lonoke Concert and Dinner

Apr 03, 2014 6:00am

The Legends of Lonoke Dinner and Concert event is Saturday, April 12, at the high school cafeteria at 6 p.m. Dinner will include the entrée, drink, and dessert. The concert will follow the dinner...

Roberson announces as candidate for sheriff

Mar 27, 2014 11:49am

After taking a breather for nearly two years, he is ready to climb back into the saddle and resume work in law enforcement, Jim Roberson said in announcing he is asking for the Republican...

Brown announces for circuit clerk

Mar 27, 2014 11:48am

Denise Brown, former Lonoke County Circuit Clerk, is running for the Republican nomination for the position.

“When previously elected, my goals were to serve you more efficiently,” she said...

Porterfield running for county clerk

Mar 27, 2014 11:46am

Dawn Portertfield announced that she will be seeking the office of Lonoke County Clerk.

Serving as Deputy clerk from 2003-2006, and as County Clerk from 2007-2012, Porterfield has been...