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AgHeritage Farm Credit services to hold annual stockholders meeting

Apr 15, 2014 10:21pm

The AgHeritage Farm Credit Services annual stockholders meeting will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 22, for the purpose of presenting the reports of the association and opening the election process for...

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Each month, members of the Lonoke Area Chamber of Commerce nominate a member as an Everyday Hero to recognize them for their community service. Hannah Harris, right, was named the March Everyday Hero during the monthly meeting held at the Lonoke Depot. Chamber president Leanna Rich presents Harris a plaque commemorating the honor. Photo Ed Galucki

Thousands expected at next Chamber meeting

Mar 20, 2014 9:00am

Plans for a “simple Chamber lunch” with a speaker from the attorney general’s office to mark Child Abuse Awareness Month, have blossomed into a statewide event, Sharon Rudder, of the Wade Knox...

Moody speaks to school board about on campus college course

Mar 20, 2014 7:01am

The Lonoke School Board heard plans of future a partnership with the Arkansas State University in Searcy during Monday night’s meeting, to offer technical courses for high school students as well...

Jackrabbits finish as state runners-up

Mar 20, 2014 6:01am

The Lonoke Jackrabbits finished as the 2014 Class 4A state runners-up, falling to Brookland 60-50 in the state championship game Thursday, March 13, at Summit Arena in Hot Springs. Coverage of the...

Students do well at science fair

Mar 20, 2014 6:01am

Taylor Summerville and Ciana Casey, students at Lonoke High School, qualified for the State Science Fair and will represent Lonoke in the April competition. On Saturday, March 1, seven students...

Cancer survivor Phyllis Elam, center, of Lonoke with her children Whitley and Rollins. (Submitted photo)

Cancer survivor Phyllis Elam

Mar 20, 2014 6:01am

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

By Phyllis...

Lonoke Middle School principal Jeannie Holt takes her turn at getting hit with pies during the LMS Math Club Pi Day on Friday, March 14. The club is sponsored by eighth-grade math teacher Autumn Stuart. (Photo by Mark Buffalo)

Pi Day at LMS

Mar 20, 2014 6:00am

Lonoke Middle School principal Jeannie Holt takes her turn at getting hit with pies during the LMS Math Club Pi Day on Friday, March 14. The club is sponsored by eighth-grade math teacher Autumn...

Home sales flat in Lonoke County in January

Updated: Mar 17, 2014 9:10pm

LITTLE ROCK — The number of homes sold in Arkansas in January increased by 8.7 percent compared to a year earlier, while the number of homes sold in Lonoke County stayed flat, the Arkansas...

Lonoke County crime victims receive reparations

Mar 17, 2014 6:19pm

Lonoke County crime victims received $4,381.01 in reparations from the Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board in January, according to the Attorney General’s Office.

In a news release,...

Council approves water rate increase

Mar 13, 2014 7:00am

The Lonoke City Council unanimously approved the increase of water rates on Monday night during the council meeting.

Effective May 1, Lonoke residents and business owners will see a $1...

Lonoke High School teacher Boaz Cotton talks with students while awaiting the decision of the board on Tuesday night during a personnel hearing on his behalf. His contract was terminated that night with a 4-2 vote by the Lonoke School Board. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

High school science teacher fired after ‘slapping’ a student

Mar 13, 2014 7:00am

The contract of Lonoke High School Biology teacher Boaz Cotton was terminated by the Lonoke School Board on Tuesday night during a personnel hearing. Cotton was suspended with pay on Feb. 10 after...