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Lonoke’s graduated Seniors toss their caps into the air after last Friday’s graduation. (Ed Galucki)

Lonoke has graduation; Beeler, Holman are Valedictorians

May 18, 2016 9:54am

The graduation ceremony for the Lonoke High School Class of 2016 was held last Friday at James B. Abraham Stadium. For the ceremony the Prelude, National Anthem, processional and recessional were...

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May 18, 2016 9:09am

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District court judge implements new probation program

Mar 30, 2016 1:51pm

Lonoke district court judge Teresa Smith spoke to the City Council during a special meeting on Monday night about a new probation program she has outsourced.

According to Smith, the new...

District receives positive feedback on recent audit

Mar 30, 2016 11:09am

Results from the 2015 Legislative audit was presented to the board during the Monday night’s Lonoke School Board meeting.

For the 2015 fiscal year, the Lonoke Public School District received...

Lonoke Health Fair set for April 30

Mar 30, 2016 1:49pm

The Lonoke School District Health Team will be hosting the first “Fit for Life - Health and Wellness Fair” on Saturday, April 30 from 8 a.m. until noon. It will be held at James B. Abraham Stadium...

Community Calendar

Mar 30, 2016 2:19pm

To submit information for the community calender, e-mail Allison Goodman at cgoodman@arkansasnews.com before 4 p.m. on Fridays.

Thursday: Story Time will be at 10 a.m. followed by a Young...

Topic of the week: School district news

Mar 30, 2016 2:18pm

The Lonoke School District Health Team will be hosting the first “Fit for Life - Health and Wellness Fair” on Saturday, April 30th from 8:00 a.m. - Noon. It will be held at James B. Abraham...

Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) testing is one of the tests at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Fish Health Health Inspection Laboratory, to determine through DNA if particular virus strains are present in fish. UAPB officials on Tuesday gave a tour of the laboratory marking the approval of the federal Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service to certify live fish for shipment. Photo Ed Galucki

UAPB laboratory at Lonoke gets federal certification

Mar 29, 2016 3:11pm

On Tuesday morning, legislators and community leaders were given a “fisheye view” of the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, Fish Health Health Inspection Laboratory, recently certified by the...

Search is on for 2016 Miss Lonoke County Rice

Mar 29, 2016 1:38pm

The Miss Lonoke County Rice competition will be 6 p.m., April 12, at the Lonoke County Cooperative Extension Service, 2001 U.S. Highway 70 east, Lonoke.

Participants must reside in Lonoke...

Woodlawn news

Mar 29, 2016 1:29pm

On Thursday, March 24, 2016, the Woodlawn Community Center opened their doors at 10:30 a.m. for their weekly community events in a newly remodeled Center, a great place for family reunions and...

Runoff settles coroner’s race

Mar 23, 2016 2:31pm

Lonoke County voters in Tuesday’s Republican Preferential Primary runoff cleared the dilemma of a two-name ballot with only one eligible candidate.

In uncertified results, Karla Horton...

Sunday marked the first official day of spring. Flowers are in bloom and Easter is just around the corner. (Photo by Allison Goodman)

Spring is here

Mar 23, 2016 2:32pm

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