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James elected to school board

Sep 17, 2014 2:40pm

Unofficial results for the election in Lonoke School Board Director Zone 2, Pos. l gives the position to Karen S. James with about 87 votes, or 71 percent; Philip Cole drew 36 votes.

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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...

Topic of the Week | Primary school construction update and upcoming district events

Jul 30, 2014 3:51pm

Our construction crew, architect, and school employees are working hard to do our very best to accomplish as much work as possible prior to the start of school on the primary construction project...

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...

Topic of the Week | Salute to Mr. Rick Pennington and School Board Member Training

Jul 23, 2014 3:00pm

Mr. Rick Pennington, former Lonoke School Board Member, served the Lonoke School Board for 21 years of voluntary service. It is particularly admirable that he served in this voluntary capacity to...

Topic of the Week

Jul 16, 2014 12:02pm

The Lonoke School District will be hosting a Homework Hotline Open House for parents and students on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, at 6 p.m. at the Carver Campus. The Homework Hotline is located inside...

‘Spring cleanup’ for investigators

Jul 16, 2014 12:04pm

A four-month investigation by Lonoke police department investigators recently netted eight arrests for drug offenses. A press release by Lt. Randy Mauk listed the arrests and the charges being...

Former editor honored with blood drive

Jul 14, 2014 1:43pm

Rose Mary Buffalo, former editor of the Carlisle Independent, sister newspaper to the Cabot Star-Herald and Lonoke Democrat,will be remembered with a Red Cross blood drive in her honor. Mark...

Drivers beware

Jul 09, 2014 2:48pm

Arkansas Highway 89 now connects with U.S. Highway 70, and Third Street is no longer a state highway in Lonoke. State Highway Department crews made the change last week. Drivers using Third Street...

Correction

Jul 09, 2014 2:45pm

The account of the Lonoke School District Board of Directors meeting seen in the June 26 edition incorrectly noted the approval to purchase a vehicle.

The account should have noted that...

Topic of the Week | Lonoke School District to outsource the food service program in 2015-16 school year

Jul 08, 2014 6:52am

Research states that when students obtain healthy and nutritious school meals, they perform better academically, have fewer school absences, better behavior, and perform better on standardized...