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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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I accept Rachel’s Challenge, do you?

Apr 10, 2014 8:33am

On April 3, 2014, I had the honor of being a part of the Attorney General’s Youth Summit, held in the Gina Cox Center at Lonoke High School. Students from Lonoke, Carlisle, Cabot, Hazen, Bryant,...

Taking up the Challenge

Apr 10, 2014 8:29am

Possibly the largest-ever Lonoke Area Chamber of Commerce lunch was held Thursday at Lonoke High School’s Gina Cox Center. State, county and municipal leaders as well as other guests joined Lonoke...

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...

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...

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...

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...